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Old 02-16-2008, 11:35 AM   #161 (permalink)
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Default Re: q6600 g0, 680i wont go above 2.8

It OC's fine untill above 3ghz, then it doesnt want to go any higher, i would think it would be the mobo since it clearly states on the box "does not support quad overclocking"

No i didnt lap my heatsink or proc, but i've been thinking of doing the heatsink.


Oh ya, could my OC'ing problems be my memory in anyway? I have the Ram at 800 and 4-4-4-12 t2, and its unlinked from the fsb obviously.

LOL, i just ran prime with windows closed and was near 69C... so then i opened the windows and took a shower and came back and with prime running it was 64C to 66C... kind of a big drop. So now when i run prime i'll have windows open i guess.
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Old 02-17-2008, 12:25 PM   #162 (permalink)
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Default Re: q6600 g0, 680i wont go above 2.8

ughhhhh my game crashed twice in the middle of scrims...screw it im sending this thing back down to 2.85.. I'm probably going to need a better case + mobo... maybe that 24" wont be my next upgrade -__-
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