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I asked about it in another thread and 1usmus says that 8 is too low and will be overridden by the memory controller. So what I've done is set it to 12 and that actually seems to behave as expected ie performance gains and stability lost. Also, I'm assuming that 8 was indeed too low as using 14 produced the same results in testing.
Hmm. I haven't measured it with 2700x, but using value 8 with 1700 and summitridge agesa 188.8.131.52 it produced better results in synthetics than 14.