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    XFX HD 4830....Overclocking, Temps and 3DMark, etc

    so these cards clock higher than the 4850's
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    Q9450 + P45 Oc

    3.5hrs of full load is pretty stable my friend
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    Help Wanted-NB Cooling ideas

    also enzotech makes nice nb heatsinks or you can go EK blocks for watercooling or MIPs for waterblocks
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    i7 920 2.66GHZ only OC's too 4.5GHZ

    "ONLY" 4.5GHZ?!?!?! 8 processing threads 2 per core all running at 4.5GHZ thats is fucking amazin
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    My Phenom II vs. QX9650 results at 3810mhz

    Thanks for this m8 now I know for sure AM3/ Phenom 2 is out of the question for my new build
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    Project: Income Tax FTW!!!

    Im gonna get the Banchetto and just use that instead of a case I like bench tables better
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    Project: Income Tax FTW!!!

    I have modded the rocketfish but it sux
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    Project: Income Tax FTW!!!

    I was also thinking about grabing a striker 2 extreme and 2 GTX 280's
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    Project: Income Tax FTW!!!

    ok so I need some major help. Im going for a new build. for starters heres what I have. Intel Q6600 VID: 1.215v good for 4.2GHZ benching Maximus 2 Formula 4GB Tracer REDS 2X HD4850 512 visiontek Ultra X3 1000w psu Rocketfish my dilema is: should I get 1: Q9650 2Xhd4870 1GB and...
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    Pretty nice price HD4870 1GB

    to bad mail in rebates are a joke
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    Keeping case panel off?

    dood I have both of my side panels off and have for quite some time and before that I used a bench table with no sides or top so yeah more than safe besides side panels are for pussies
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    [FS] BiNGE's Hardware Harem! Updated Daily!

    wasnt bashing your gear persay the the R2E sorry bout that well bump anyway
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    dead memory?

    yep rma time
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    Change of CPU cooler -- Can't overclock anymore =S ?

    is the motherboard bowed?? if you need to physically force the cooler on like that its not done right or something. I would say take it off lap i for a good 30 minutes then put it back on if your motherboard is bowed it will affect overclocking
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    Making a trade, is its worth it?

    they are not producing the Q9450 anymore because it has a major fsb wall at aound 3.6ghz IF you have a P45 board that will clock it like the high end P45's anything under that will not clock it that far. I say if your ok with that get it it will outperform the E8400 at the same clock speeds but...