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I remember hearing that it can cause data corruption, but if it is memtest stable for 3 passes or more, it should be fine.
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ok so what i am hearing is that i a, mot doing any harm ?
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*update*
i got to 1100MHz @1.8volts one pass on memtest, i will continue to push it! then do overnight memtest!!!
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*update*
i got to 1100MHz @1.8volts one pass on memtest, i will continue to push it! then do overnight memtest!!!
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*update*
i got to 1100MHz @1.8volts one pass on memtest, i will continue to push it! then do overnight memtest!!!

Thats what the G.Skill DDR2 1100 kit are rated at, 1.8v - 1.9v as listed on their specs.
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*update*
i got to 1100MHz @1.8volts one pass on memtest, i will continue to push it! then do overnight memtest!!!
i can run mine at 1068MHz using 1.9v (it's rated 2.0 - 2.2v). it's the lowest my mobo would allow, since putting it on AUTO the SPD kicks in and runs it at 2.0v
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i guess i was wrong about these new micron chips!!! people everywhere are having fun with these!!!!!!!!!
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post #18 of 18
If you are 1100mhz stable at 1.8 then why not try 4-4-4-12 at 2.0, hell you might even be able to get down to 3-3-3-8
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