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So Basically i just wanted to know...right now im running my ram at 3.2v at 235 mhz...to run a 1:1 divider...with lower voltage i couldnt do this....yea so i just wanted to know if 3.2v running through my OCZ gold series 2x512 is safe???....http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...ce_Series.html
..thats my exact ram (1st one on page)
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Yeah, the OCZ gold PC3200 is a voltage HOG, most people reccomend 3.1V or higher with those DIMMS. 3.3V does seem too high thoug... It's not going to run very long at that voltage... I suggest your loosen your timings and go down to 3.2V.
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http://www.techpowerup.com/memdb/memdetails.php?id=m
if thats your ram and you have UTT BH-5 YOU ARE GOLDEN you can pump 3.7v into that UTT LOVES VOLTAGE!!! i got my G.skill UTT to 1.5-2-2-5 @ ddr510 with only 3.5v so feel free to crank the voltage. But i advise to use a fan to blow on them as they get hot
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Originally Posted by ThaWaxShop
http://www.techpowerup.com/memdb/memdetails.php?id=m
if thats your ram and you have UTT BH-5 YOU ARE GOLDEN you can pump 3.7v into that UTT LOVES VOLTAGE!!! i got my G.skill UTT to 1.5-2-2-5 @ ddr510 with only 3.5v so feel free to crank the voltage. But i advise to use a fan to blow on them as they get hot
But dosnt most DIMM Vreg chips runn off the 3.3V rail? If so you are going to have some trouble running past 3.3V, IF your RAM dosnt run off the 5V rail.
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he has the dfi ultra d i thought it supports the 4v VDIMM
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it uses BH5 you're golden... give it more if you need
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Yeah, the OCZ gold PC3200 is a voltage HOG, most people reccomend 3.1V or higher with those DIMMS. 3.3V does seem too high thoug... It's not going to run very long at that voltage... I suggest your loosen your timings and go down to 3.2V.
I am running 3.2v already....not 3.3v...and my timmings are 2-2-2-5...which might be a lil too tight...loosening them might be better.

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it uses BH5 you're golden... give it more if you need
thats what i like to hear...so i guess running 3.2v through my ram is fine...well thanks for that..now my minds at peace..
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Quote:
Originally Posted by waqasr
I am running 3.2v already....not 3.3v...and my timmings are 2-2-2-5...which might be a lil too tight...loosening them might be better.



thats what i like to hear...so i guess running 3.2v through my ram is fine...well thanks for that..now my minds at peace..
yess BH-5 loves voltage so rest assured your fine try running a fan over them and raising the voltage itll help the overclock. Like i said i run 255mhz @1.5-2-2-5 1t @ 3.5v
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