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SB can do 1.65v, dunno why there telling you it can only handle 1.6v. I am assuming this is a gaming rig only, so make sure to disable hyper threading in bios when you get it. You'll only need 4, not 8. Far as the ram goes-i got the same ram, and got 7.9 in WEI.
How would disabling hyperthreading help me?
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How would disabling hyperthreading help me?
It will help OCing, and lowering temps when you don't need 8 threads if you're just gaming. If you're just gaming that's why i said to disable hyper-threading, cause it's not needed and like i said will lower temps when OCing.
    
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post #13 of 15
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Originally Posted by nickkay View Post
How would disabling hyperthreading help me?
As Rabbs said, it lowers temperatures since you'll only be using 4 cores instead of 8 virtual cores. I chose to keep mine on because I don't only use my 2600k to game. I encode, make GIFs, produce, run heavy software, etc.
Edited by pjBSOD - 4/3/11 at 12:08pm
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Originally Posted by E-Peen View Post
As Rabbs said, it lowers temperatures since you'll only be using 4 cores instead of 8 virtual cores. I chose to keep mine on because I don't only use my 2600k to game. I encode, make GIFs, produce, run heavy software, etc.
Fixed for clarity. The i7 is not an 8 core CPU.
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Originally Posted by frycicle View Post
Fixed for clarity. The i7 is not an 8 core CPU.
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