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post #21 of 27
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Hi Aidan,

Could you send me all your settings so I try them out?

Beginning to lose hope at running memory at 8.0 tbh...

Thanks
post #22 of 27
I didnt read the whole thread, but this is where the problem is i think:

QPI Link Speed .............................. [Auto]
Uncore Frequency .......................... [Auto]

Put QPI Link to x36 (one above slow mode)
Put Uncore Frequency 2xRam Multi.

Also LinX is no good for the X58 platform, i run it for Vcore check, but the real test is Prime95 (64bit version) with Blend, click custom, uncheck "run ffts in place", set 4600Mb ram to test and run it.

I could pass everything, but this was the last hurdle, even after LinX i ended up needing 2 more nothes of Vcore.
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Uncore is set to x16 which is 2x ram. Will try the QPI Link tomorrow.

If I increase memory multiplier, hence memory speed, do I have to increase VCore as well?

Thanks
post #24 of 27
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Uncore is set to x16 which is 2x ram. Will try the QPI Link tomorrow.

If I increase memory multiplier, hence memory speed, do I have to increase VCore as well?

Thanks
Depends on the chip, usually VTT is all thats needed, but Vcore can help if nothing else will.

Most chips will run 1600Mhz ram with 1.30 - 1.36v Vtt.
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I didnt read the whole thread, but this is where the problem is i think:

QPI Link Speed .............................. [Auto]
Uncore Frequency .......................... [Auto]

Put QPI Link to x36 (one above slow mode)
Put Uncore Frequency 2xRam Multi.

Also LinX is no good for the X58 platform, i run it for Vcore check, but the real test is Prime95 (64bit version) with Blend, click custom, uncheck "run ffts in place", set 4600Mb ram to test and run it.

I could pass everything, but this was the last hurdle, even after LinX i ended up needing 2 more nothes of Vcore.
LinX is OK for most x58, just weird with gulftown. Either test is OK.
On Gigabyte boards I usually have an easier time with the qpi link speed & uncore frequency both on auto. The auto uncore usually does 1 or 2 multi above double the memory speed (8x memory, 17 or 18x uncore).
    
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One of the quirks of the 920 is that they don't like even numbered multipliers. You'll get your best results with 21. They also seem to struggle with memory speeds at or very close to 1600. I had my best results at around 1570. Good luck
    
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Hi Aidan,

Could you send me all your settings so I try them out?

Beginning to lose hope at running memory at 8.0 tbh...

Thanks
As soon as I'm next at my PC ill send you them Although it really does differ alot between chips. To get 4.2 I tried copying someone with the same hardwares settings and got bsod instantly My chip seems to need really high vcore

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