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post #5331 of 10702
hey munaim1, I was wondering. I set all my base volts and settings at what you recommended but my computer wont start, so I bumped up the vcore. should I also bump up the other settings as well such as pll and DRAM? what is PCH, should I mess with that at all? I just feel like there are so many variables and as of right now, my computer doesn't pass prime95 at stock settings
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hi munaim!

I just got through testing 4.8GHz at 1.45v for 25 passes on maximum (Intel Burn Test).

Gonna run blend all night tonight.

Wish a brotha luck yo!
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hey munaim1, I was wondering. I set all my base volts and settings at what you recommended but my computer wont start, so I bumped up the vcore. should I also bump up the other settings as well such as pll and DRAM? what is PCH, should I mess with that at all? I just feel like there are so many variables and as of right now, my computer doesn't pass prime95 at stock settings
Increase the base voltage to 1.3/1.32v and try again, no need to change anything else at this moment. If you're using a high multi like 46/47+ then try enabling PLL overvoltage to help it to boot into windows.


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hi munaim!

I just got through testing 4.8GHz at 1.45v for 25 passes on maximum (Intel Burn Test).

Gonna run blend all night tonight.

Wish a brotha luck yo!
Good luck bro
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ok so i got a BSOD at vcore 1.33v
here's what else I have:
DRAM 1.50000
vccio 1.15000
cpu pll 1.55000
pch auto
LLC ultra high
VRM at 350
phase/duty at extreme
cpu current capability at 140%

c1 enabled, c3 and c6 disabled, spread spectrum enabled, cpu ratio at 45
what should be my next step?
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ok so i got a BSOD at vcore 1.33v
here's what else I have:
DRAM 1.50000
vccio 1.15000
cpu pll 1.55000
pch auto
LLC ultra high
VRM at 350
phase/duty at extreme
cpu current capability at 140%

c1 enabled, c3 and c6 disabled, spread spectrum enabled, cpu ratio at 45
what should be my next step?
Here you go:

Here's my quick little sandy guide:

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The only things will that will require multiple changes are the vccio (VTT), PLL voltage and vcore, refer to this:

Set the whole thing to stock and start again. This time only change the RAM to XMP (STOCK) and run prime blend for a few mintues to see that your CPU is functioning properly.

Then comes the task of determining the voltage for the multiplier, but that comes after you find the correct LLC setting for your mobo. What you want to do is set the LLC to the one that is closet to what you set it to when the cpu is under load, so for example if you set 1.35v and under load it's 1.31v and that's level 3 then you may have to increase the LLC, now depending on high your mobo works it could like so: 1 being the highest LLC and 5 being the lowest and vice versa. The objective is to keep the voltage under load as controllable as possible without it letting it spike. These LLC settings will be different amongst mobo's. For Asus mobo's the Ultra high (75%) LLC seems to work best.


Then it comes to that task of finding the actual voltage for the overclock, however before we get to that, I would advise you to reduce PLL voltage to 1.7v [B] (Scroll down or go to sandy stable club about PLL info). Then set the vcore manually to 1.25v, Leave C1E and Speedsteep enabled and run C3 and C6 on Auto if you can, if not leave them enabled. Also leave Spread spectrum enabled, if you find that it disrupts the bclk in cpu-z then just disable it.

Additional settings that you need to change from the get go, but won't need to be changed afterwards:


Can be found under advanced settings/cpu configuration:

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For Asus Mobo's
CPU Current Capability - 140%
Phase and Duty Control - Extreme
EPU Power saving - Disabled
VRM Frequency - Manual - 350
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For Asrock Mobo's
Turbo Boost Power - Manual
Short Duration Power Limit - 250
Long Duration Power Limit - 250
Core current Limit - 250
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For Biostar Mobo's
CPU Core Current max (AMP) - 150
Power Limit Value 1 & 2 - 200
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For Zotac Mobo's
Turbo Boost Power Max - 250
Turbo Boost Short Power Max - 250
IA Core current (AMP) - 200
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For Gigabyte Mobo's
Turbo Power Limit - 200
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For MSI Mobo's
Short Duration Power Limit- 250
Long Duration Power Limit - 250
Overvoltage is only needed when a particular multi (usually the high ones) doesn't boot into windows.

This should be a stepping stone to get your rig stable. With those settings you will eventually get to the point where you're stable.

Set the multi to 45 and the vcore to 1.25v and increase the vcore each time after you stress test, run a quick custom prime with these FFTs (1344 & 1792) like THIS and go back and change the vcore accordingly, bump it by one not big jumps and that goes for PLL and VCCIO (VTT) and VCORE!!!

Work your way up from there, increase multi, test with prime, if it fails up vcore, if not up the multi. Until you are satisfied with the temps and it is stable then continue upping the vcore to stabalise.


Just a note: The custom FFT's are not that consistant, making them not all that reliable, however if it works for you, then that's great. What I mean by inconsistant, is that it may pass once with the same settings but may fail the exact same run second time round. In that instance I will recommend you to run a standard blend test to find your overclock, using intervals of 15/30mins. This duration will increase when you're nearing stability. This is a lenthy process, one that takes time and patience, make sure your up to the task

Head over to the Sandy Stable Club for more info and tips


Here are the additionl info regarding PLL voltage, VCCIO and VCCSA: READ THIS & THIS

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Just thought I'd let you guys know, I have been testing the PLL voltage further and found something quite amazing. With my current stable settings including the PLL voltage around 1.7v was stable as you can see from my submission to the club. For the last 10days or so I tried messing around with the PLL, I dropped it down to 1.4v and started going up, I kept on receiving the Error 124 up until I reached 1.55v and it passed both the 1344 and 1792 test along with a few hours of prime blend. My sweet spot is at 1.55v.


One more thing, BSOD Error code 101 is usually refered to the vcore being too low, Error 124 can also be vcore, VTT (VCCIO) or even PLL voltage being to high or too low.
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yea that guide is super super helpful! that's what I used for my base settings, but my only question is now that I bump up the vcore, do i ALSO bump up the PLL and VCCIO and DRAM? if not, when should I look into doing that?
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yea that guide is super super helpful! that's what I used for my base settings, but my only question is now that I bump up the vcore, do i ALSO bump up the PLL and VCCIO and DRAM? if not, when should I look into doing that?
No just concentrate on just the vcore for now, when you reach near stability you can tweak the other voltage's, ie. VCCIO and PLL.
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I did the 1344 & 1792 Tests yesterday @ 4.5 ghz 1.250 vcore passed em both

Today I m doing my 12 hour blend run
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Please UPDATE spreadsheet!

My new OC 4.8 Ghz @ 1.408 Vcore!

Cutting it close to the 1.4 Vcore limit for air cooling!

I will try going even higher but i might need to keep my windows opened to get the cold air in to the room...

Will post BIOS screenshots as soon as i do 30 hrs prime95 blend and restart my pc...
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Quick question , can i run this overclock as my 24/7 clock ?

i5 2500k 5Ghz @ 1.45v highest temp under p95 test 75c
highest gaming temps 55c
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