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    Overclocking PWNAGE

    Just thought I'd share that I couldn't resist. I've upped the FSB on my 2400+ to 140MHz (15x multiplier iirc) and it's running incredibly stably at 2.21GHz 3200+ Speeds!

    And due to this marvellous AS3 it's at 40C!

    I love this new motherboard!!
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    3200 speeds eh?

    old news........

    some of us run 2.33 all day in a shuttle

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    Some of us haven't finished OCing yet... Just posting our progress
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    nice1, get cpuburnin/prime95 running and check the stability!

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    Did not know that the XP2400+ clocked so well. What code is it? As I have one lying around here somewhere.

    Also you wanna lower the multi and up the FSB to make the rest of the system faster.

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    I will do that Trash, yeah. I'll post back wiht my progress.

    I have no idea what code it is, but it's a TBred B.
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    I know the one I have is a TbredB, so it might clock alright. I never tried it, I just bought a XP1700+ and I have that running at 2.3Mhz no problem.

    What voltage are you using Howard?

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    Holy mother of god.

    166FSB it's running now. 2.17GHz. True 3000+ speeds

    All this at 1.65V. Is this safe? Should I up it slightly?
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    Its winter now, so at the moment your comp is keeping your room nice and cosy. Just wait till summer then you'll regret it!

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    nice, but not sure about the "PWNAGE" part.

    13.5 x 166 would be very nice.... too bad you dont have DDR400 for 200x11 +++

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    1.65 is default, so yes it is very safe.

    As for the winter thing, my XP1700+ never went above 45c all summer at 2.4Ghz. But I guess we ain't gonna have to worry about that for a fair few months yet

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    LOL.

    Mine's only at 43C now after a 3dMark01 test. And I've gained an extra 400 marks just by upping the FSB! 6436 3Dmark01's with this lovely GF4MX! Lol. When I was getting 3400 with my Duron 1.2 I thought that was it's limit... Lmao..
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    3D Mark loves FSB m8. The more you can chuck at it the better. A lot of the high scores you see on the website are not what people run their system at everyday, they just push the FSB right up until the point it crashes and just hope it gets theough a 3D mark run so they can get the final score.

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    LOL!

    I'm not sure how much further I want to push it. But this is amazing. I can't get over how fast this thing runs. It boots in about 10 seconds flat!!!

    334MHz FSB according to WCPUID. I've just downloaded PCMark. Will post my scores in a sec.
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    my 1700 is at 2.3 atm (11.5x200@1.65) nice and stable
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    334 = 166 FSB.

    Keep pushing it until it either crashes or windows won't boot. Then if you not quite at 200FSB lower the multi and start again. When you get to a FSB you are happy with (I would not go with anything less than 200) and seems stable booting up, start running the prime95 programme to check if it really is stable.

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