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Old 05-15-2011, 08:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Ok, I'm trying to get my overclock up more than what it is, it may not be designed to go any further, but we will see, ok I have core voltage set at 1.44 volts and the cpu oc'ed to 3.8ghz, last night I tried to bump it up to 4.2ghz and the computer restarted, but didn't load bios or nothing, it just stayed with a blank black screen. Is this a matter of not enough voltage or just can't push it further.

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Old 05-16-2011, 12:56 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I've got 4.3 (20x multi + 215 FSB) out of 1.55v, and currently at 4.0 (20x multi) with 1.45v, with my unlocked Phenom II X2 555 on a Gigabyte GA-MA78LM-S2. Can you post a picture of CPU-Z or get a validated link? What revision/stepping is the processor? Did you just change your multiplier? (15 to 19?)

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Old 05-16-2011, 07:12 AM   #3 (permalink)
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