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Old 02-17-2006, 09:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Which CPU is best for OC'in?

X2 3800
X2 4200
400+ (SD)

Both the 4200 and the 4k are the same price, but everyone here seems to be OC'in the 3800's? How come apart from saving £50 is there anything else I should know about since, I'd think the 4200, would OC one nock higher...?
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The opteron 165 would be your best bet if your going to overclock.
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An operon 165 or a toledo core X2 (X2 4400 or 4800)
The San diego core is also a good overclocker, but stick to the 3700 if you go that route. Its cheaper and they will both end up at the same speeds if you overclock.
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