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Old 06-06-2008, 11:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default DFI Lanparty SLI-DR Overclocking guide?

Hi there,

Had my PC for a good 3 years now and it is beginning to feel older and older. So what i would like to do is overclock it but i would like a good guide to make sure i'm doing everything fine if that is possible?

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AMD X2 4800+
OCZ 2x1GB platinum
7900GTX
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Default Re: DFI Lanparty SLI-DR Overclocking guide?

http://www.techist.com/forums/f10/of...thread-162493/

That sticky should be a big help. If your PC is feeling older that's just because simply, it is older. OCing honestly won't be a huge help in sprucing it up. I'm not saying it's pointless just don't expect to see a major performance increase. That board is AM2 correct? You could just pick up a newer processor for dirt cheap from AMD.
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lol, i'm not spending more money on my PC for a while. When i bought it AM2 was not even out and the 4800+ and 7900GTX was top of the market. Spent about 1,500. It still runs most new games decently since im using XP - not going to change to vista simply because it takes more resources than necessary.

Only reason i asked for a guide is because i know how good DFI's lanparty motherboard series are at overclocking and may give more options than most other motherboards but looks like i'll just stick to using the manual.
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Here's you some "light" reading. I am getting ready to crank my s939 a bit as well, so the search helped me out, too.

The Somewhat Complete AMD 64 Overclocking Guide. - EXTREME Overclocking Forums

The Quick, Dirty and Painless Guide to Overclocking an AMD by p4l1ndr0m3

Overclocking AMD X2 4200+ - TechSpot OpenBoards
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