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Old 02-29-2008, 01:57 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by veedubfreak View Post
On stock air i think i was able to get around 2.9 before temps became an issue.
nice on stock volts as well is pretty nice, i'm considering a TRUE now though


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Old 03-01-2008, 12:37 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Mine is jus GA-P35-DS3, and using the original intel cpu cooler, wat's the best i can overclock? anyone tried that?

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Dude, what is wrong with you? You got a Quad Core, why do you need to over clock? Most these guys over clock to meet Quad Core performance. Trust me don't do it.
Thats what i used to think sort of, but your wrong. It's almost pointless to have a quad core in a custom rig if your not going to overclock it.

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