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Nearly identical to Karma's. Tweaked afew things, had to cut back RAM timings, think my G.skills aren't very good timing wise, though with the ratio i had before at 3.7ghz my ram was comfy at 1750.

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Just installed my Venomous X, boy have my temps have dropped quite alot from the H50. did a quick test with linX load temps are 73c.

jctpm, does your Venomous X wobble a little bit?
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That's the individual core temps, not the socket temps.
You have LOTS of headroom for a nice OC.
Ok so 75C max @ the core. And that good to hear that I've got lots of room. So far under normal conditions it hasn't exceeded 47/48C.


And out of curiosity, do any of you guys use speedstep?

I've had it enabled and man I think it's really nice. It works well too. Keeps my rig below 30C while browsing the web and watching movies and stuff.
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And out of curiosity, do any of you guys use speedstep?

I've had it enabled and man I think it's really nice. It works well too. Keeps my rig below 30C while browsing the web and watching movies and stuff.
Hecks ya, speedstep is great!

So noone knows of any aftermarket mosfet air coolers that fit the LE?
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Its recommended to turn OFF speedstep when ocing.
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Its recommended to turn OFF speedstep when ocing.
True but after you find a stable clock theres no reason not to use it.
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I don't run with speedstep, but then again I'm a folder and I'm pretty sure there is a rule somewhere that says we have to take our hardware to the limit, then OC past that.

Really the only break my system gets from 100% load on GPU and CPU is while gaming.

I'll go ahead and update the OP with the new member, and the updated post from Sabis. If I ever get time I plan on adding the Micro X58 board to the thread..
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True but after you find a stable clock theres no reason not to use it.
I did the same on my AMD rigs. Since a lot of time I spend surfing the web and watching movies, no need to have my rig running all maxed out for no reason.
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I don't run with speedstep, but then again I'm a folder and I'm pretty sure there is a rule somewhere that says we have to take our hardware to the limit, then OC past that.

Really the only break my system gets from 100% load on GPU and CPU is while gaming.
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Well you don't need it then.

I had to take my folding rigs down energy bill was getting out of hand. Although, I can justify it in the dead of winter as they make great space heaters.

That be an awesome marketing ploy.

HEAT YOUR HOUSE! and HELP FIGHT CANCER!!
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Does anyone know if the Xeon W3520 will work with our LE boards?
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hey guys, i just recently sleeved my PSU im wondering if EVGA is gonna cover my board if I mixed a few wires around and it kills it? Or should i find a way to test my PSU on some bad board?

And yes the Xeon should work, any LGA 1366 processor should work if it doesnt make sure you have the newest BIOS
    
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