Thread: E8600 vs E8500
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Old October 11, 2009, 12:59 AM
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Originally Posted by Andy View Post
You're options have been pretty much covered, but for what it's worth I've been running an 8500 for a year or so. I was able to hit 4.3 on air (noctua, dfi board), it probably has more in it, but I haven't had a reason or the time to try.
Yeah I hit about 4.2 on my E8500, but wasn't stable. Pretty sure it was the nvidia board holding me back. Used an E8400 in a buddy's pc, gigabyte board. Overclocked it higher on less volts. Could've been the board, who knows.
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