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I just bought a Maximus extreme (from Whe3ls) and i am going to start the OCing tonight. Has anyone oced with a q6600 on this? I only see people with a Formula, not extreme. Being my first non Sli board, can anyone send me some info on OC'ing this board? I have read this thread:

http://www.overclock.net/intel-mothe...help-area.html

But it all seems to be about the Formula. Is there a difference? Can anyone help me with this, i want to get back to 3.6 (like on my 780i), so any help would be appreciated.

Thanks.

Also, is the Rampage Bios only for the Formula? What are the benefits of that BIOS?
Edited by Mmansueto - 7/8/08 at 6:49am
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Mods, please move thread to Intel MB's. Accidentally put it in Intel CPU's. Thank you.
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My m8 has one and as far as i know and hes found out its the same as the Formula but for DDR3 memory and its an equally good OCer m8
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My m8 has one and as far as i know and hes found out its the same as the Formula but for DDR3 memory and its an equally good OCer m8
thank you. I will look into the Formula for tips then. +rep.
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Bios is easy to use, shouldn't have any problems finding the settings you want to change.
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Bios is easy to use, shouldn't have any problems finding the settings you want to change.
i am just so used to Nvidia.
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i am just so used to Nvidia.
I just swapped from a Rampage formula to a 790i ultra and i was like Q*** :O

so i know how u feel m8
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id see if ericeod can help ya. he has this board.
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