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Old 02-10-2008, 11:57 AM   #21 (permalink)
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the 8400 has a FSB stop and only alows you to go up to 4.2GHz max, but in the upcoming 8500/8600 their going to fix this bug and we could see them hitting 5.0
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the 8400 has a FSB stop and only alows you to go up to 4.2GHz max, but in the upcoming 8500/8600 their going to fix this bug and we could see them hitting 5.0
link? where did you hear this? I have heard of people hitting 4.5 on air.

and thirddj, I plan on upgrading to the nehalem's when they come out.
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GAH crap that was Yorkfield wasn't it with the errata bug.
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GAH crap that was Yorkfield wasn't it with the errata bug.
oh I sure hope so. You scared the crap outta me man.
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gah so many nick names of chipsets and CPU's floating around in my head. lol my brain needs defragmenting.
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yea over at extreme they have them running 4.8 all day w/ ease.

NOCLUE what's the fsb max on the maximus formula?
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Newegg.com - ASUS MAXIMUS FORMULA LGA 775 Intel X38 ATX Intel Motherboard - Retail

1600 fsb.

those guys at extreme are crazy. I hope I can achieve their level of extremeness eventually
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i mean fsb wall
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and thirddj, I plan on upgrading to the nehalem's when they come out.
You know that they wont be compatible with X38, dont you?
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