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hey all i had a few questions about my new i7 950 and i hear the pro's are here. i am wondering if anybody could help me figure out how to acheive 4 ghz stable. i am able to game all day, but every now an then i get a bsod. (twice in 3 weeks)
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Which BSOD's are you getting?
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post you load temps using coretemp,
and try running some stress tests with the intel extreme burning utility. then report back.
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im not sure which bsod. what do you mean? im new to the scene. also thanks for the speedy response guys. load temps are 74 or less, core temps vary quite a bit.
Edited by FeSTel2 - 3/2/11 at 10:58am
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post #5 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by FeSTel2 View Post
im not sure which bsod. what do you mean? im new to the scene. also thanks for the speedy response guys
now go get that data!
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max temp under load was 75c though it only lasted 4 minutes before error. and that was on only 1 core the others were 70-73.. my cores vary, any idea why?
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post #7 of 14
BSOD's have error codes...we need to know which ones you're getting.

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post #8 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by FeSTel2 View Post
max temp under load was 75c though it only lasted 4 minutes before error. and that was on only 1 core the others were 70-73.. my cores vary, any idea why?
its like that for everyone. BSOD'ing at max of 75c is not normal though.
the chip is safe up until about 80c. it could be a memory issue. test each stick of memory individually using memtest 86.
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post #9 of 14
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what voltage do you think 950 needs for 4ghz?
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post #10 of 14
Try these settings for 4Ghz:

Ai Overclock Tuner.....................[Manual]
CPU Ratio Setting......................[23.0]
Intel(r) SpeedStep(tm) Tech............[Disabled]
Xtreme Phase Full Power Mode...........[Enabled]
BCLK Frequency.........................[174]
PCIE Frequency.........................[100]
DRAM Frequency.........................[DDR3-1403MHz]
UCLK Frequency.........................[2982MHz]
QPI Link Data Rate.....................[6316MT/s]

CPU Voltage Control....................[Manual]
CPU Voltage............................[1.28750]
CPU PLL Voltage........................[1.88]
QPI/DRAM Core Voltage..................[1.35000]
IOH Voltage............................[1.24]
IOH PCIE Voltage.......................[Auto]
ICH Voltage............................[1.20]
ICH PCIE Voltage.......................[Auto]
DRAM Bus Voltage.......................[Auto]
DRAM DATA REF Voltage on CHA...........[Auto]
DRAM CTRL REF Voltage on CHA...........[Auto]
DRAM DATA REF Voltage on CHB...........[Auto]
DRAM CTRL REF Voltage on CHB...........[Auto]
DRAM DATA REF Voltage on CHC...........[Auto]
DRAM CTRL REF Voltage on CHC...........[Auto]

Load-Line Calibration..................[Enabled]
CPU Differential Amplitude.............[Auto]
CPU Clock Skew.........................[Delay 300ps]
CPU Spread Spectrum....................[Disabled]
IOH Clock Skew.........................[Delay 100ps]
PCIE Spread Spectrum...................[Disabled]

C1E Support............................[Disabled]
Hardware Prefetcher....................[Enabled]
Adjacent Cache Line Prefetch...........[Enabled]
Intel(r) Virtualization Tech...........[Enabled]
CPU TM Function........................[Enabled]
Execute Disable Bit....................[Enabled]
Intel(r) HT Technology.................[Enabled]
Active Processor Cores.................[All]
A20M...................................[Disabled]
Intel(r) SpeedStep(tm) Tech............[Disabled]
Intel(r) C-STATE Tech..................[Disabled]
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