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Old 10-09-2003, 02:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a soyo kt400 dragon ultra and a AMD athlon xp 2500+ 333mhz fsb. Could i overclock my fsb to 400 mhz? and could i go higher?
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Old 10-09-2003, 06:25 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yes you can. go into cmos setup and in the advanced chipset options and change the XP2500's "CPU external frequency" from its defaulted 166mhz to 200mhz. presto you now have a XP3200 for 84-92 $$'s

if all you want to do is raise the front side buss from 333mhz to 400mhz than this is the settings: CPU external frequency to 200mhz and multiplier to 9. you will end up with a XP2500 still but now on a 400mhz bus whooo!

please go here for more detailed advice on overclocking:

http://forums.extremeoverclocking.co...threadid=20942
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