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post #31 of 35 (permalink) Old 06-14-2019, 02:41 PM
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Quote: Originally Posted by F3RALi View Post
Hi man. i love youre works on youre cpu. and im amazed to see how you Overclocked Q9650 to 4Ghz and more.
can you teach me how can i Overclock My cpu q9650
my spec is:
Motherboard DFI P75 T2Rs Dark Elite
8 Gig DDR2 RAMs
Vram GALAX GTX950oc 2 Gig
PSU Corsair vs650
What cooler do you have? If somewhat decent cooler 4GHz should be pretty easy on a Q9650 assuming is an E0 stepping. FSB of 445 and the stock multiplier of 9 should net you right at 4GHz, set fsb voltage to 1.25v or 1.3v lowest you can is better, and core voltage of 1.35-1.4v should be more than enough but you can go up to 1.45v if thermal headroom allows and your CPU needs it. Mine needs 1.55v (in BIOS before vdroop) but ends up being 1.47v ish.

Of course an FSB that high is all dependent on your RAM, you might wanna try a different divider if your board supports FSB:RAM dividers, DDR2 may make things a bit more difficult but not impossible.

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LGA 1150
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Z97 Replacement
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Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor QX9650 4.0GHz (1.42v) 400 x 10
Motherboard
EVGA nForce 790i SLI Ultra (132-CK-NF79)
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MSI R9 290X Gaming 4G (1070/1375) (stock volts)
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G.Skill RipjawsX DDR3 2 x 4GB (8GB) 1600MHz (8-8-8-22 CR1) 1.6v
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CPU
Intel® Core™ i7-5775C 4.4GHz (1.4v)
Motherboard
ASUS Z97-E/USB 3.1 (LGA 1150)
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EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Superclocked 2.1GHz (boost) 1325MHz GDDR5X
RAM
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 4 x 8GB (32GB) 2400MHz 11-13-13-31-2T (1.675v)
Hard Drive
Samsung 850 Evo SATA III SSD 120GB
Hard Drive
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Samsung 970 Pro M.2 SSD 512GB
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post #32 of 35 (permalink) Old 06-16-2019, 07:57 PM
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Lol my first build was for a rich friend, we literally went to Newegg and sorted each component category "Highest Price" and purchased. It was a Asus Striker II Extreme, Q9650, a big ass air cooler and a 1500 watt PSU. 4GB of DDR3 was about $800 at the time. It ran at about 3.6GHz until I built him a 2500k rig years later

Funny to see the parts for his $5000 build on eBay now for pennies
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post #33 of 35 (permalink) Old 06-17-2019, 04:09 PM
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Lol my first build was for a rich friend, we literally went to Newegg and sorted each component category "Highest Price" and purchased. It was a Asus Striker II Extreme, Q9650, a big ass air cooler and a 1500 watt PSU. 4GB of DDR3 was about $800 at the time. It ran at about 3.6GHz until I built him a 2500k rig years later

Funny to see the parts for his $5000 build on eBay now for pennies
Yeah its still a fun platform to screw around with because the parts are so cheap, kill a cpu? That's fine, there's probably another one you can get for $20. Only pricey thing are the boards for some reason, my 790i cost $174 and that ain't even new, which I believe is similar to the ASUS version being an SLI board.

"If I bought an RTX 2080 ti, I couldn't even afford to think or breathe, let alone pay bills."
"If you haven't killed a motherboard lately, you're not pushing it hard enough."
LGA 775
(15 items)
LGA 1150
(16 items)
Z97 Replacement
(11 items)
CPU
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor QX9650 4.0GHz (1.42v) 400 x 10
Motherboard
EVGA nForce 790i SLI Ultra (132-CK-NF79)
GPU
MSI R9 290X Gaming 4G (1070/1375) (stock volts)
RAM
G.Skill RipjawsX DDR3 2 x 4GB (8GB) 1600MHz (8-8-8-22 CR1) 1.6v
Hard Drive
Kingston A400 2.5" SATA III SSD 120GB
Hard Drive
Crucial MX100 SSD 960GB
Power Supply
Thermaltake White 80+
Cooling
Cooler Master MasterLiquid Lite ML240L RGB
Case
Fractal Design Focus G
Operating System
Windows 10 Pro Build 1903 (x64)
Operating System
Xubuntu 18.04 LTS 64-bit
Keyboard
Logitech G213 Prodigy RGB
Mouse
Logitec M510 Wireless Mouse
Other
Noctua NF-F12 PWM
Other
Noctua NF-F12 PWM
CPU
Intel® Core™ i7-5775C 4.4GHz (1.4v)
Motherboard
ASUS Z97-E/USB 3.1 (LGA 1150)
GPU
EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Superclocked 2.1GHz (boost) 1325MHz GDDR5X
RAM
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 4 x 8GB (32GB) 2400MHz 11-13-13-31-2T (1.675v)
Hard Drive
Samsung 850 Evo SATA III SSD 120GB
Hard Drive
Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM HDD 2TB
Power Supply
Corsair RM850 850W 80+ Gold Efficiency
Cooling
Corsair H100i v2
Case
Corsair Carbide Clear 400C
Operating System
Windows 10 Pro x64
Monitor
42” HDTV (Temporary)
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Coollaboratory Liquid Ultra
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MSI X99A Gaming Pro Carbon
GPU
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Hard Drive
Samsung 970 Pro M.2 SSD 512GB
Hard Drive
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I still use my Q9650 for every day use. I got it to 3.6ghz but for the life of me I cannot get anything higher stable on my EP45-DS3L

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I still use my Q9650 for every day use. I got it to 3.6ghz but for the life of me I cannot get anything higher stable on my EP45-DS3L
I had 4.05GHz on my QX9650 but I think mine degraded because its no longer stable, but I was also running 1.5v so that may be why.

"If I bought an RTX 2080 ti, I couldn't even afford to think or breathe, let alone pay bills."
"If you haven't killed a motherboard lately, you're not pushing it hard enough."
LGA 775
(15 items)
LGA 1150
(16 items)
Z97 Replacement
(11 items)
CPU
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor QX9650 4.0GHz (1.42v) 400 x 10
Motherboard
EVGA nForce 790i SLI Ultra (132-CK-NF79)
GPU
MSI R9 290X Gaming 4G (1070/1375) (stock volts)
RAM
G.Skill RipjawsX DDR3 2 x 4GB (8GB) 1600MHz (8-8-8-22 CR1) 1.6v
Hard Drive
Kingston A400 2.5" SATA III SSD 120GB
Hard Drive
Crucial MX100 SSD 960GB
Power Supply
Thermaltake White 80+
Cooling
Cooler Master MasterLiquid Lite ML240L RGB
Case
Fractal Design Focus G
Operating System
Windows 10 Pro Build 1903 (x64)
Operating System
Xubuntu 18.04 LTS 64-bit
Keyboard
Logitech G213 Prodigy RGB
Mouse
Logitec M510 Wireless Mouse
Other
Noctua NF-F12 PWM
Other
Noctua NF-F12 PWM
CPU
Intel® Core™ i7-5775C 4.4GHz (1.4v)
Motherboard
ASUS Z97-E/USB 3.1 (LGA 1150)
GPU
EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Superclocked 2.1GHz (boost) 1325MHz GDDR5X
RAM
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 4 x 8GB (32GB) 2400MHz 11-13-13-31-2T (1.675v)
Hard Drive
Samsung 850 Evo SATA III SSD 120GB
Hard Drive
Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM HDD 2TB
Power Supply
Corsair RM850 850W 80+ Gold Efficiency
Cooling
Corsair H100i v2
Case
Corsair Carbide Clear 400C
Operating System
Windows 10 Pro x64
Monitor
42” HDTV (Temporary)
Keyboard
Logitech G213 Prodigy (RGB Illuminated)
Mouse
Logitech M510 Wireless Mouse
Other
Coollaboratory Liquid Ultra
Other
Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut
Other
Xbox One Wireless Controller for Windows w/ Wireless USB dongle
CPU
i7-6900K @ 4.5GHz 1.425v
Motherboard
MSI X99A Gaming Pro Carbon
GPU
EVGA GTX 1080 Superclocked FTW
RAM
G.Skill TridentZ RGB 3600MHz 4 x 8GB
Hard Drive
Samsung 970 Pro M.2 SSD 512GB
Hard Drive
Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM 4TB
Power Supply
EVGA Supernova 850W P2
Cooling
Corsair H110i
Operating System
Windows 10 Pro
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Mouse
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