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Old 11-22-2007, 06:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question is this a good overclock?

hello i currently have my e6600 sittings at 3.2ghz using a big typhoon 120vx. the temps idle 40-45 and load it goes up to 55-58. i have g-skill (2x1gb) nq running at 900mhz the stock is 800mhz. and the vcore is running at 1.37.

is this a good overclock?
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Default Re: is this a good overclock?

Yes, I got kinda of the same OC on my e6300. I think my load temps are lower..
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Default Re: is this a good overclock?

it's a decent overclock.

Most c2d processors OC about 50% though so you should keep trying to push it. I have an e6600 coming hopefully today or tomorrow and am going to squeeze every last bit of performance from it.....going to aim for 3.6-4ghz
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