Originally Posted by steelbom
Yeah I'm not even sure I'll need to overclock it. I've heard that AMD's XMP(?) (automatic profiles) work really really well and you'd be hard pressed to find a better manual overclock, but then again I'm turning off SMT so the profile might not take that into account? No prior experience with AMD here
On Intel if you disable HT you can easy get 200Mhz more out of the cores. Maybe its the same thing with AMD and SMT
Maybe a golden hip withouth SMT can scratch the golden 5Ghz with a good cooling.
Cant wait to get my fingers on the new hardware