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No offense, but your approach is all willy-nilly

Your best method to overclock without tearing your hair out would be to systematically test EACH component (make it the limiting factor by downclocking everything else) and find out where each maxes out/benches optimally, then using the individual optimal settings as a rough guide, find the combination of settings that provides the best overall experience.

It's not as simple as plugging in some values and seeing what happens. You have to be sytematic and thorough in your approach to get the best results.

Use DeathOnator's well-written guide to get yourself started.
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post #12 of 73
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Originally Posted by Chim3ra
If your temps can handle it try giving it 1 more notch of Vcore. Also try to drop your CPU multi to 10 and see if that does any better for you. If you see a resemblance of stability try upping the FSB a little more.
ill try that.. even tho i dislike lowerin the multi cz it effects the cpu.
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post #13 of 73
first of get into dfi-street forum and check for system incompatability if u havent done so. the dfi mobos are hardware sensitive but looks to me it should be good what u have. next, set ur mobo bios to defaults and then restart again without any volt mods. start first with the multipliers for the processor followed by the HTT always making sure the hypertransport is maximum of 1100MHz. then proceed to the next step of determining ur ram abilities. come back and report and we proceed.

dont quite agree about the multis with u kitt. if u ask bigval or duke they'd probably tell u u should lower it too.
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or even a max of 1000^^^ for extra stability...........also post a screenie of cpu-z both the cpu and memory tabs please as we go.
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i agree with tuchan. if u ask Anandtech, they would limit their hypertransport to 1050MHz. and i agree with Mjolnir. u cant plug in a figure and expect it to work. get the cpuz and those data and follow what i suggested earlier and come back here with some data. i am guessing u should be able to do more than 2.9 for the opty on DFI.
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thanks thanks alll ama drink some juice smook and come back fresh to overclock.
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post #17 of 73
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ill try that.. even tho i dislike lowerin the multi cz it effects the cpu.
Even if you are lowering the overall total overclock, you'll be gaining bandwidth. In my opinion the latter is more of a benefit.
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post #18 of 73
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ill try that.. even tho i dislike lowerin the multi cz it effects the cpu.
You don't want to do anything that will affect the cpu? Isn't that going against what you're truly WANTING to do? Like the poster stated earlier, find each component max individually before you simply try to take some settings and test them. If you really want to set your system up correctly, there are no shortcuts. Btw, if you were running 2.95 ghz on the Asus, why did you buy a DFI???
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post #19 of 73
in that case i am gonna drink in some sleep and come back in the morning to check the posts of fellow oc.net folks.
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post #20 of 73
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Originally Posted by sccr64472
You don't want to do anything that will affect the cpu? Isn't that going against what you're truly WANTING to do? Like the poster stated earlier, find each component max individually before you simply try to take some settings and test them. If you really want to set your system up correctly, there are no shortcuts. Btw, if you were running 2.95 ghz on the Asus, why did you buy a DFI???
I was wondering the exact same thing. That's a pretty darn good overclock.
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