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I get 250fsb with 2-2-2-5 on T1 with the OCZ VX. If you haven't bought the RAM already and you can get 3.5V of juice going to your RAM I would look into it.
You're a brave man mixing OCZ Gold with DFI. I've seen way too many "cold boot bugs" with that combo.
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You're a brave man mixing OCZ Gold with DFI. I've seen way too many "cold boot bugs" with that combo.
I had that issue, but I'm one of those people who troubleshoot. The only reason you get that problem is because the RAM isn't getting enough power to work properly. All you have to do is run one stick and then follow the manual to increase the power. Then put in your second stick and you're good to go. Maybe I should email DFI or do a FAQ or something if this is an actual issue
    
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I had that issue, but I'm one of those people who troubleshoot. The only reason you get that problem is because the RAM isn't getting enough power to work properly. All you have to do is run one stick and then follow the manual to increase the power. Then put in your second stick and you're good to go. Maybe I should email DFI or do a FAQ or something if this is an actual issue
Consider yourself lucky that your solution works for you because it doesn't for some. I've seen extremely experienced OCers pull their hair out over that bug and nothing they could do would fix the problem except swapping to different ram.
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I get 250fsb with 2-2-2-5 on T1 with the OCZ VX. If you haven't bought the RAM already and you can get 3.5V of juice going to your RAM I would look into it.
I did already purchase and I can't get that much juice going to those modules. The highest my mobo lets me is 2.8
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Well then check and see if the OCZ DDR Booster can work. Actually look around on the net because it works with more then OCZ says it does in their comppatibility chart.
    
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