BIOS flash fixed the problem, easy as pie getting it to 3.6GHz.
Temps hit 84°C (stock cooler) running P95 though, so going back to 3.0GHz.
I think what I'm going to do is move the 8400 to the Dell.
Buy a new CPU/MB/PSU and re-use the HDD/GPU in a new rig.
So new question:
For a PSU is 20w going to make or break the performance?
I will eventually move the 5750 to the Dell, so I want to replace the 300W PSU in there.
The 5750 + E8400 are currently running off a 420W Apevia PSU (link
), that I don't know if I trust.
Newegg is currently selling the Antec NEO ECO 400W for $30 (link
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i5 3570k | 8GB G.Skill 1600MHz | R9 290 | SeaSonic 750X