Originally Posted by GamerGuy
I had the M5A97 EVO + FX4100 a while back, nice combo, the board is a great OCer assuming the CPU is up to the task. I recall getting it to 4.2ghz easily enough. I was not really into it though because I had my heart set on an FX8120 + Asus Crosshair V Formula (I am something of an ROG fanboy). Anyway, I had the FX4100 with a GTX560 Ti then and was quite impressed with how they handled games.
had my FX 4100 at 4.6GHz with this board and a GTX 560 Ti OC, Then HD 6950 oc'd 900/1400, and now a HD 7950 Oc'd
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