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post #1 of 19
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I have heard that opterons are better overclockers. Which processor would be better to overclock with and which one do u think i would be able to get the most out of.

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AMD Opteron 148

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post #2 of 19
pages dont work.

The 148 wins my vote though.
So quiet
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post #3 of 19
Be adventurous, go for the 148.
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post #4 of 19
Agreed I would go with the 148.
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post #5 of 19
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Why the 148?
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post #6 of 19
Because I hear they overclock very well and run fairly cool.
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post #7 of 19
Because the CACJE stepping that's come out is going quite well for many people.

Also, the Opteron to me is like an adventure. They're still relatively new, so you never know how well it'll do...

It's just more exciting.
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post #8 of 19
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But they only haev a 1000Mhz FSB
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post #9 of 19
all of them have a 1000mhz fsb. Do the 148, I like mine.
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post #10 of 19
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how far were u able to overclock your 148
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