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Originally Posted by lone1dog View Post
Most of you are way over my head in OC and tech knowledge. I love this board and want to learn with time and patience and listening and I may ask some dumb question. This board was made for me, I can safely OC automatic). I went back to the auto CRAZY mode. my 4.2 blue screened after loading prime 95. SO my avatar fits me LOL.

I have this memory and I cannot get it above 1600 it seems (fast enough I suppose) anyone else have this memory ?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...=skim769X53352

How do you reset the saved presets or just reset the MB back to factory?
I need to start over
I expected this new build to be faster .Perhaps my raid 0 is the bottleneck. I know this cpu will scream.

Dont mean to bore ya with dumb questions.
Read your manual It will tell you how to reset your bios.
It will tell you to move some jumpers and then move them back.
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post #112 of 623
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Originally Posted by Mark_K View Post
Read your manual It will tell you how to reset your bios.
It will tell you to move some jumpers and then move them back.
Actually, the Asus ROG boards come with a much simpler way to reset your bios. Look at the input/output area where you plug in USB/ethernet etc. You should see a button that looks like a circular arrow ("refresh" symbol). This will reset the bios to defaults.
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post #113 of 623
I own this board and love it so far. Getting the 980X to 4.20 (200x21) was easy as pie. Still more headroom in the board but I need better cooling.

This has been the most stable board for me I have owned in along time.
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What kind of core voltage are you running?
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post #115 of 623
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What kind of core voltage are you running?
Im running 21x200, 4.20 GHz Core, 3.40 GHz Uncore (running 2x Ram +1), Memory at 1600 7-7-7-20-1T.

Voltages are 1.375v Core set in BIOS (Reports as 1.36v), 1.325v for Uncore (Reports as 1.30v), and 1.66 VDIMM (Reports as 1.66v), 1.88v PLL, and finally 1.275v for IOH Northbridge (reports as 1.25v)
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post #116 of 623
Have you tried lowering your core voltage? 1.375V for 4.2GHz on a 980X is quite a bit (not bad for the chip, just seems like more than you need).
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post #117 of 623
Picking up this mobo soon, does it come with OC instructions are there some guides I should read to understand how to better?

Thanks! I'm getting a 950 and would like to get it up to 4.0 which from what I have heard shouldn't be a problem with this board and the i7 950.

Thanks
post #118 of 623
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Have you tried lowering your core voltage? 1.375V for 4.2GHz on a 980X is quite a bit (not bad for the chip, just seems like more than you need).
Yeah, here I am 100% stable no matter what I throw at it.

At 1.3500 It wants to die on me after like 2 hours of LinX or like 4 Hours of Prime. But 1.375 has been good to me and im not really worried about voltages or Temps because by the time this chip dies, I will have a LGA2011 Extreme Edition.

Edit: I can get to 4.0 Core/3.2 Uncore much easier, and with much less voltage... but I wanted 4.2 since I was coming from a 920 D0 @ 4.0, I needed to show some improvement for my $1000 purchase
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Yeah, here I am 100% stable no matter what I throw at it.

At 1.3500 It wants to die on me after like 2 hours of LinX or like 4 Hours of Prime. But 1.375 has been good to me and im not really worried about voltages or Temps because by the time this chip dies, I will have a LGA2011 Extreme Edition.

Edit: I can get to 4.0 Core/3.2 Uncore much easier, and with much less voltage... but I wanted 4.2 since I was coming from a 920 D0 @ 4.0, I needed to show some improvement for my $1000 purchase
Well that all makes sense!
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Any new 4 + setting anyone wants to share that are stable for them? Isnt that just it stable for them. I am learning everyones system is a little different like my I7 950 is unique.
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