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post #7 of (permalink) Old 08-05-2012, 02:52 PM - Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by djriful View Post

Thank you, I have a similar system except I'm under SLI GTX680. CPU @ 4.5Ghz to 4.6Ghz is the sweet spot for performance per watt. Gaining over 4.8Ghz actually doesn't benefits much anymore except for 3D Rendering / Bench (Maya, 3D Max).

Yeah that would be my conclusion as well. Pushing the CPU over 5ghz give you more epeen, is more fun is and is beneficial with [email protected] so I'll keep mine chugging at a higher frequency.

And I really wish I had a second one to test with, would be interesting to see the results.

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