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Old 02-28-2008, 07:42 PM   #11 (permalink)
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hmm the Gigabyte GA-G33M-DS2R (Product Specification | Ascent Technology : New Zealand Computer Hardware, New Zealand Computer Software, New Zealand Online Shop, Wellington Computer Hardware, Wellington Computer Software, Wellington Online Shop)

has the sort of specs i want but is it very overclockable? i never plan to get sli so it is kinda useless, and this board is a good price

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i tested a similar board the other day and i was fairly impressed given i couldn't access the inside of the case to make any changes to help me out. cure for boredom (e6550)

i haven't looked it up but given gigabyte's naming schemes this would be a couple of models down from what you are looking at. i got a 1GHz overclock with stock volts, cooler, thermal paste and a couple of memory tweaks.

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Old 02-28-2008, 08:12 PM   #13 (permalink)
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well that looks promising, im not expecting to get much higher than that anyway

(ps me and a mate at school got bored so we nicked the ram out of 3 computers and stuck it in one so it had 4gb ram, took the tech guy about a month to notice since the ones we took the ram from arent used much)
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that is the same board that someone hit 600fsb w/ no mods

edit: fsb 570. I don't know if this is the same guy or not
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