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Hi I was just wondering if raising your PCI Express Frequency raises your overclocking potential for your system. I have a 3800+ X2 and it wont go over 2.6 ghz and I'm at MAX voltages. My CPU temps are pretty good 36 idle, 55 on 100% load on both processors. I've heard of people getting 2.8 on air and I was just wondering if mine was an unlucky chip or what. Thanks
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Its best to leave it at 100MHz.
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If its raise can you OC your GPU more?
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Originally Posted by pandapimp
If its raise can you OC your GPU more?
Lock it at 100MHz.
OC the cards GPU and RAM for performance increases.
    
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