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does northbridge affect PPD much??

has any x4 or x6 owners tried 2000mhz nb vs 2600-2800mhz? is there a big boost ?
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anyone fold on amd?
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someone should try it... i think maybe im going back to 2000mhz nb since no difference in ppd
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3 strikes and your out!

Give it some time, it is the weekend our folders our probably out celebrating all the good they are doing.
I have yet to hear NB do anything for PPD though.
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post #5 of 18
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does northbridge affect PPD much??

has any x4 or x6 owners tried 2000mhz nb vs 2600-2800mhz? is there a big boost ?
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Originally Posted by jp27 View Post
anyone fold on amd?
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someone should try it... i think maybe im going back to 2000mhz nb since no difference in ppd
Don't bump your thread that much. You're permitted one every 24 hours.

We might let it slide if there've been a few hours between posts, but 3 posts within half an hour is completely unnecessary.
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post #6 of 18
i have not noticed any increase in PPD on my X6 or X4 with NB OCed.
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F@H isn't really bandwidth heavy, the only real increase I could see the NB speeds doing is when they sync all threads as the NB also speeds up inter-core communication.
    
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post #8 of 18
I dont get a boot screen when I up my NB... so... I leave it where it is, and per the AMD PPD data sheet I am about average (IIRC) for my clock and CPU.
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post #9 of 18
It makes a small difference yes, Increaeing your NB Freq will help with OC stability as well
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post #10 of 18
I see, at most, a 100-300 ppd increase when going from 2000 to 2400 NB. Most likely the NB isn't even making that difference, but rather the starting and stopping of the WU giving different readings in HFM.net.
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