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This is my first OC. My 'hello'-thread in the new comers section got a bit out of hand, so i'd like continue it here.

My 3500+ is currently running at 2554 Mhz.

If i run it any higher i get error in prime95 after a couple of minutes. Tempture isn't the problem, that stays under 37°C. I've tried memory time upto 3-3-3-8-2. But that didn't make a differnce.

The problem might be my PSU which is 350W and can peek at 450W. But it's an integrated part of the case I think. So I'm kind stuck to it untill I get a new case. Which I don't really want to 'cause it looks pretty nice and it cool and quiet.



So if anyone has any ideas or pointers. I'd like to hear them
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NO Antec PS that I've ever seen is intergrated.BRB, going researchiing this

Thats one unusual case... the below review shows an Seasonic PS which is also a 350w. That may be a "350w" but several sources of info claim it meets the 450-500w standard under load!
http://www.silentpcreview.com/article216-page2.html

On the OCing...
Could you elaborate a little more on where you are currently.
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Originally Posted by The Duke
NO Antec PS that I've ever seen is intergrated.BRB, going researchiing this

antec? where? that case has an Arctic Cooling Seasonic SS-350ATC 350W which is integrated... the PSU is mounted front down on the front of the case, with an extension to the bottom back of the case, with two fans pushing air out the bottom... it's a funky design...

without some SERIOUS re-tooling of a replacement PSU, you're not getting it into the case...

you'd have to pull the cover off, cut a notch in the cover, run all the leads out of the PSU's "top" and then splice in a cord to the IEC connector that's mounted in the back of the case
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Yes, I realized that
So I'm not perfect, though some might argue that
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Originally Posted by Carni4
This is my first OC. My 'hello'-thread in the new comers section got a bit out of hand, so i'd like continue it here.

My 3500+ is currently running at 2566 Mhz.

If i run it any higher i get error in prime95 after a couple of minutes. Tempture isn't the problem, that stays under 37°C. I've tried memory time upto 3-3-3-8-2. But that didn't make a differnce.

The problem might be my PSU which is 350W and can peek at 450W. But it's an integrated part of the case I think. So I'm kind stuck to it untill I get a new case. Which I don't really want to 'cause it looks pretty nice and it cool and quiet.



So if anyone has any ideas or pointers. I'd like to hear them
if u r not sure about your ram try using a divider to see wher the problem is
if that didn,t help add some vcore
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post #6 of 20
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Ok, gained another 10Mhz ^^

@ 2576 http://valid.x86-secret.com/show_oc?id=90760

CPU Clock Speed: 2576.0 MHz
Clock multiplier: x9.5
HTT Bus Frequency: 271 MHz
HT Multiplier: 3x
Memory Divider: a8n-e doesnt have a Mem Div option in bios. But i set the mem frequency to 333 Mhz so that acts as a Mem Div now.
Mem-frequency: 214.8 Mhz
Memory Timings: 2.5-3-2-8-2 (1T/2T is on 2 because otherwise the asus mobo wont go over HTT 240...)
VCore: 1,568V (It's at its max setting in the bios: 1,55V. The manual stats that you should be able to set it to 1.650V, but that option doesnt show in the bios. Is that because the PSU isnt powerfull enough?)

So atm I can't get it on 2600 Mhz.

I probably should get a different case and mobo :/
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post #7 of 20
your mem is causing the errors. PC3200 is rated at ddr400 and anything over 408 will cause you errors unless its uber quality ram; Kingston is not uber quality. With your current divider and HTT, your ram is running at 451 which is way way too fast for ddr400 and will surely cause errors. So your only possible stable settings are: HT: 240, mem div: 333 or HTT: 300, mem div: 266. These will keep your ram at ddr400 so you will never get any errors in prime95 as long as your keep the voltage up on your cpu and it can handle an HTT of 300 (rare, but possible with enough cooling IMO). Good luck.
 
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Is the PSU rivited to the case? or mounted with screws, or maybe a bracket that makes it seem like a fixed part of the case. Seasonic (Arctic) is a pretty good brand for PSUs, but yours seems a little weak (350W, 17A 12V rail). Can you post some pictures of how this thing is mounted? I've never seen a case where the PSU is part of the case... even with Dell's and such.

I have a Sony where it seems like that, but there is a lever you can pull, and a bracket with the PSU will slide out..

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id call the ram as a problem.
try upping voltage a bit. (Vdimm, that is.)
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asus i believe does have an option for a divider just might call it something diff. post back what setting you are running and maybe we can find a prob or area to look into.
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