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3200+ Venice...E3 vs E6 stepping?

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Which one typically produces better overclocks?
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They are very much the same.... it will come down to the actual CPU as thye all will OC differently. The E6 has an improved IMC however, this may not always allow a better OC over the E3... search through the OC DB sticky.
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The e6 reversion more fully supports dual channel but im pretty sure the e3 gets the better clocks of the 2
    
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E6 gets higher on less voltage.
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Depends on how lucky you are. My E6 sucks at overclocking. E3's seem like a better choice to me.
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I had an E6 and it pretty much topped out at 2.4 no matter what I did. It just wouldn't run smooth...I could "feel" something not right about my computer. Maybe I was just unlucky.....
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I got E6 and am seeing 2.6 relitivly easily...Had to put the max volts that my mobo will allow to see it though...1.55v
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my E6 happily went to 2.75 stable on 1.65vcore at 44 degrees full load

it will go to 2.8ghz max so i would say this is a great stepping
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wow, you lucky bastages
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