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Old 07-21-2005, 02:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Help me overclock my PC! (DFI NF3 250GB, A64 2800+, Corsair 1 gig Dual Channel, )

Hi guys. After reading some of the guides and stuff, I'm still confused about overclocking my pc.

Can someone give me the exact settings to put in my bios?

It's only a 1.8GHZ Athlon 64 2800+, DFI landparty NF3 250gb socket 754 board, Corsair Valueselect 2x512mb dual ch. memory. I also have a Seagate 120gb EIDE drive and a Leadtek 6600GT AGP.

I can't seem to play Battlefield 2 on max settings very well. I don't expect 100fps, but I know it can do better than this.

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Old 07-21-2005, 02:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No one can tell you the exact settings you need to put into your BIOS. If you read the guides it's fairly straightforward, lower LDT ratio, lock AGP/PCI, raise FSB, test stability.

Repeat until instability occurs, loosen timings, up vcore and vdimm and repeat until desired results are obtained.

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Old 07-21-2005, 06:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
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You should overclock your 6600GT 10% first, then your CPU.

A faster hard drive would help a lot also.
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Old 07-21-2005, 08:19 PM   #4 (permalink)
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overclock u r card last its not neccasery just raise the fsb by 5 increments until it becomes unstable during boot then lower it by one until its stable booting then make it stable playing game with reasonable temps and ull be fine
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