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Jaydu October 10, 2012 08:56 AM

i finally hit 4.2 on my i7-920
 
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I finally got some time to messing around on my computer so I am excited to tell people. And check those timings. Yeah buddy.

my system

I7-920DO
Gigabyte x58a-oc
Mushkin redline 3x2g 1600

Soultribunal October 10, 2012 09:06 AM

Awesome man, fun chips to OC, takes a bit of paitence and luck but good to see you nailed the big 4.0 on yours.

-ST

zoob October 10, 2012 09:33 AM

Nice, relatively low voltage too!

Jaydu October 10, 2012 07:58 PM

thanks guys the ram is not so good of overclocking so I have yet to try to push it any further.

Any help on OC'ng my ram would be great its corsair vengeance 4gx3 kit

supaflyx3 October 10, 2012 08:18 PM

What cooler are you using? My 920 gets in to the high 80s at 3.8

zsamz_ October 10, 2012 08:49 PM

to overclock that ram you need 1.42v+ on qpi vtt

Jaydu October 10, 2012 09:09 PM

ah maybe thats why it was not stable I was only going up on the d Ram volts not the qpi thanks

Jaydu March 11, 2013 08:18 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by supaflyx3 (Post 661272)
What cooler are you using? My 920 gets in to the high 80s at 3.8


it was underwater when I did my testing. Koolance CPU-340 (oldie but a goodie)

ZZLEE March 12, 2013 06:41 PM

4.2 is is as high as I can get relatively stable on my 920 and 930


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