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Old 08-24-2005, 01:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i have an amd athlon 64 3500+. i plan to oc it when i get it. would it be better to oc it right when i get it with a zalman heatsink, or wait a year to oc it with water cooling?
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just OC right now with a zalman heatsink, then once you get the watercooling OC some more...
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Yeah, you can OC it with the Zalman. Give it a week to break it in, and then see what it can do
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would i be able to oc with this heatsink?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118118
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yes you will, and a lot! well not as much as water cooling but more then stock!
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