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Shark OC Team Italy Breaks the Present SuperPI 1M World Record

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  1. malware New Member

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    A new world record has been set today (technically yesterday). Shark OC Team Italy has published the undeniable evidence that their DFI DK P45-T2RS PLUS motherboard and Intel Core 2 Duo E8600 processor are the fastest computer combo to calculate Super PI 1M in just 6.875 seconds. This world record was achieved using the E8600 CPU clocked at the incredible 6562MHz (FSB 656MHz x 10 multi) with 1.968 volts! not the best imaginable core voltage for a 45nm processor. If you are interested at what today's technology is capable of doing, please head over the original thread at XtremeSystems.com.

    Congrats team Italy!

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    Source: XtremeSystems
     
  2. WarEagleAU

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    Holy crap, under 7 seconds!!!!
     
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    maybe we will find the end of pi now :roll:
     
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    wohoooo
    i'm from italy too!
    country of great overclockers :D
     
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    Forza Azzuri!!!
     
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    u meant Forza Azzurri for sure, didnt you?
    :D
     
  7. Bytor

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    Damn nice.... But look at the voltage it took to do it. wow..
     
  8. WhiteLotus

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    :twitch:

    that is one heck of a lot of volts, must have to have a stack of LN2 for that thing.
     
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    And after another 7 seconds they created a smoke machine...
     
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    wont last for long that record.. i think my new cpu wil break that like cake
     
  11. intel igent

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    i did, i did......

    ealry morn' typing is a bitch for me.....
     
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    what a hill , now it is with real test , that's impressive
     
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    there is a super computer thats been working 24/7 since the mid 90's to solve pi, I think its gonna take alot more processing power to catch it :p
     
  14. JC316

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    Wow, that is impressive. 6.5GHZ and stable enough to run Super Pi. I wonder what kind of cooling they have on that sucker.
     
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    Good job Italy.

    Now that we have the desktop screenshot I want the pictures of the system setup ; )
     
  16. WhiteLotus

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    Probably spread out on the deck as usual
     
  17. Darkrealms

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    Still I like looking at how they set them up (what container styles, what parts they cooled, etc)
     

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