View Single Post
  #25 (permalink)  
Old December 3, 2008, 01:33 PM
sswilson's Avatar
sswilson sswilson is offline
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Moncton NB
Posts: 16,895

My System Specs


Originally Posted by Finch View Post
it is unfair. my chip is a good clocker but as soon as i try to put over 1.5v or higher it does a BSOD no matter what. It is not a normal BSOD like when it is memory related, its more like falf a second BSOD and you dont have time to read anything. if i lower the voltage it is unstable but it doesnt BSOD... and i am under water...

did it ever happend to you guys?
Heh, nothing's fair when it comes down to who gets their hands on a primo chip... :)

Keep in mind too that jody plays with the big boys in benching circles so he's already done the hard work of finding the sweet spot of his hardware.

As far as the issue you're describing goes... I've only experienced that with overvolting some memory, but I have had procs which didn't react well to extra voltage at all.
Gigabyte Z97N-WIFI / i7 4770K / 2X 8G Gskill 1866 Sniper / XFX XTR 750 / EVGA GTX 970 SSC ACX 2.0+
AZZA Titan 240 / Custom WC / Intel 730 Series 480GB SSD / Seagate Barracuda 1TB / Dell UltraSharp U2412M

Asrock AM1H-ITX / AM1 Athlon 5350 / 1X4G Gskill PC3-14900 / Intel 6235 Wi-Fi / 90W Targus Power Brick / Uncased 256GB Sandisk Z400S SSD / Mini-Box M350 / 24" Westinghouse L2410NM
Reply With Quote