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noguru- yea i saw that, i will go subzero when i get teh OC board. i just have the G1 assassin right now and I am going to do air with it for my review. I am hoping for 5ghz, but i am unsure because i haven't tried it yet.

I saw that WR over at XS, i think its the same. Yea.
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Ok...after some testing during today. This 920 is a good performer, but @ 4.6 it takes some qpi to keep it running





http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=1694083

Tomorrow i'll do some super pi 32M testing and AIDA64 memory benchmark ...

This is how it's running in cruise mode:



Finally a good cpu to play with
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Originally Posted by Pedros View Post
Ok...after some testing during today. This 920 is a good performer, but @ 4.6 it takes some qpi to keep it running





http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=1694083

Tomorrow i'll do some super pi 32M testing and AIDA64 memory benchmark ...

This is how it's running in cruise mode:



Finally a good cpu to play with
very nice chip ;D
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Indeed... one more, this time 4.7Ghz ... but... i won't go any further ... on water the temps are starting to reach the 90's ... ( i'll post the 1M super pi run and memory benchmark as soon as prime ends )

http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=1695601

UD7 is an amazing mobo ... i could boot at 230BCLK ... although, when entering Windows i was getting freezes on the logo ... and then on "welcome" screen. I know it's about voltages but... i was already playing in the low 1.50s vcore and 1.49 qpi

But yes... great chip
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Ok, here's the 4.7 run...







This is a really fun chip I'll try to stabilize the 4.8Ghz ... just enough time to bench it and then give it a break ... he's being going through a lot in the last 2 days


Update:

Well today was fun... i ended up Reaching the 4.8Ghz but... since this will be a daily use chip i didn't want to take it further

http://valid.canardpc.com/show_oc.php?id=1695718

I'll get it stable at the best settings for daily use, that are the ones that follow:


Edited by Pedros - 3/6/11 at 10:52am
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Don't suppose anyone wants to do a guide to using slow mode, because I think a lot of ppls are in the dark there?

I've used it with instruction from LSDmeasap, but not confident enough to do a guide. Besides, would like to see a bit of discussion on it. Other views. (Only got 231 on my UD3R, so I can't be very Xpert anyway.)
I'm not sure what you are asking but I will tell you my experience with it.

I seem to need it once I get around the 4.8 to 4.9 area and I simple just change the setting to slow mode, that's it.
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I think you might want to reseat your water block. That's a nice loop, you should be getting around 60-65 at load is my guess.
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noguru- yea i saw that, I will go subzero when I get the OC board. i just have the G1 assassin right now and I am going to do air with it for my review. I am hoping for 5ghz, but i am unsure because i haven't tried it yet.

I saw that WR over at XS, i think its the same. Yea.
I will go subzero when I get the OC board.
I will go subzero when I get the OC board.
I will go subzero when I get the OC board.

Very nice work Pedros!
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Yes, you can OC that system. If you have the stock cooler you will only be able to get a very small OC out of it. The better the cooler, the better the OC.
This is one of my favorite guides to OCing Bloomfields. http://www.techreaction.net/2010/09/...-and-gulftown/

I think once you read that and start OCing, come back with some specific questions. Just asking "how do I overclock" can be an overwhelming question to answer.

Let us know how it go's.
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iha, cpu water block or board water block? If you're talking about CPU, then my advise is to go with the EK Supreme HF. Very nice waterblock. Lowered my temps +- 4ºC when comparing with my older Supreme.

If you are talking about the mobo waterblock, i'm using stock and right now, in the bench, i'm using the Silent heat pipe with a fan blowing air into it... but if you don't want to spend lots of money, get the MIPS block. Less expensive than EK's and really good performer!

NoGuru, thank you UD7 is ... i mean... really is an amazing board.

This one is going to my case and i'll try to save some money to get the X58A-OC ... but... i need a new CPU and new memory ... so ... i'll take it easy

Just one thing ... for the Techreaction guide ... it's really great ... but there's a part that they skipped ... you can find/isolate the max qpi range/voltage for your needs ... but what they don't say is that, when you start cranking up the cpu ratio, that qpi voltage will be "long gone" ... for that same BCLK we will need more voltage in the qpi ... ehehhe so ... yes ... it's a great guide but for the range they say in the guide... the first thing "readers" must know is that if you want to reach higher oc's, that guide gives you good hints on stability testing and methodology but you have to have that "adventure" spirit and try to understand some relations between each voltages...


Edited by Pedros - 3/6/11 at 2:57pm
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Don't suppose anyone wants to do a guide to using slow mode, because I think a lot of ppls are in the dark there?

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I'm not sure what you are asking but I will tell you my experience with it.

I seem to need it once I get around the 4.8 to 4.9 area and I simple just change the setting to slow mode, that's it.
OK. LSDmeasap suggested higher qpi and dram volts - thats for chasing fsb
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There is a theoretical limit on the QPi speed around 8GT/s or something like that, and slow mode allows for lower QPI multiplier. I think down to 32x on gulftown and something like 26x or 24x on bloomfield. Its by Intel specs as well.
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