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i have an 8350 is all, not a leaky chip, 5GHz id like to run 24/7 use
 

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I'm swapping over to my big case Friday I will let you know how stability goes with custom water on a good water block. You can get 5 stable with almost any of these fx chips it just costs voltage...
 

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I'm swapping over to my big case Friday I will let you know how stability goes with custom water on a good water block. You can get 5 stable with almost any of these fx chips it just costs voltage...
yeah after 4.7GHz at 4.8GHz the Chip hits 85C in OCCT due to voltage.
 

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yeah after 4.7GHz at 4.8GHz the Chip hits 85C in OCCT due to voltage.
That's still crazy to me I am over here sweating 50-55C at those speeds. I need to get my big water cooler running.
 
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I have my doubts that the CPUz stability test is anything like OCCT. Same as AMDOD stability test will run a lot cooler and way lessy voltage than P95. I guess it depends on what you need.
 

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P95 is a waste to me it is like furmark especially on these FX chips. If I run that cpuz stability test it will hit 75+ C on my 4130 @5ghz and the 9370 climbs up pretty high as well since I have to bump the voltage.
 
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I don't push mine up to 5ghz 24/7 isn't worth the voltage jump. I will happily run my 4.8 that is perfectly stable and runs around 50C max.
What are your socket temps like? My socket temp is almost 15C higher than my core temp when under Prime95 load. I do not have water cooling either, but curious.
 

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yeah im at 5.0GHz 1.425Vcore, CPUz after an hour or 2 of use on stability brings the rig to its knees (100% CPU useage/Ram maxed out in capacity) I had to restart to end that madness (normal restart). seems to run at 59-63C. Id like to run some games on it to see if it BSODs or shuts off suddenly. Passmark doesnt crash either
 
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Are those socket temperatures or on-die temperatures?
If they are socket temperatures i'd say you have some headroom left for MOAR CLOCKS!
 
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I have them read on SpeedFan/HWMonitor & CPU-Z

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It's the "core" reading in speedfan, and "package" in hwmonitor. Usually you can increase your clocks and voltage as long as those temperatures don't massively go over 60C.
 
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Thank you! I think my mobo 4+2 has a max TDP of 140w and don't want to stres more :)

@4.2 Ghz 1.300v idle 35-36,load 55-57 after running prime95 for 20-30 min

I restore to @4.0 Ghz with 1.275v for lower temp..

I'm thinking if is OK to go more or should i stay @4.0 ? What do u think,please some help :D
 
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Thank you! I think my mobo 4+2 has a max TDP of 140w and don't want to stres more :)

@4.2 Ghz 1.300v idle 35-36,load 55-57 after running prime95 for 20-30 min

I restore to @4.0 Ghz with 1.275v for lower temp..

I'm thinking if is OK to go more or should i stay @4.0 ? What do u think,please some help :D
Well, every CPU is different regarding overclocking potential and poweruse age & heat production. That said, most of these FX chips tend to run quite well on decent voltages up till around 4,4-4,5GHz. After that they need increasing amounts of extra voltage for reaching higher frequencies and you'll quickly run into either a power or a heat wall.

I'd say you might be able to reach 4,3 or even 4,4GHz, certainly if prime95 isn't your software of choice for daily use :p
 
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Well, every CPU is different regarding overclocking potential and poweruse age & heat production. That said, most of these FX chips tend to run quite well on decent voltages up till around 4,4-4,5GHz. After that they need increasing amounts of extra voltage for reaching higher frequencies and you'll quickly run into either a power or a heat wall.

I'd say you might be able to reach 4,3 or even 4,4GHz, certainly if prime95 isn't your software of choice for daily use :p
I think Asot's problem will be a power one long before heat is an issue with only an 4+2 VRM he'll see stability problems as the vrm is not capable enough at higher Voltages, I also think you could get away with an 24/7 clock of 4.2GHz aslong as temps stay reasonable and for a wee bit more of a boost try upping you HT/NB to 2600MHz
 

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I think Asot's problem will be a power one long before heat is an issue with only an 4+2 VRM he'll see stability problems as the vrm is not capable enough at higher Voltages, I also think you could get away with an 24/7 clock of 4.2GHz aslong as temps stay reasonable and for a wee bit more of a boost try upping you HT/NB to 2600MHz
You can provide all the voltage you want. VRM's give no shits about the minuscule voltage difference, wattage is what will damage them and how they are rated...
 
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I think Asot's problem will be a power one long before heat is an issue with only an 4+2 VRM he'll see stability problems as the vrm is not capable enough at higher Voltages, I also think you could get away with an 24/7 clock of 4.2GHz aslong as temps stay reasonable and for a wee bit more of a boost try upping you HT/NB to 2600MHz
I'd usually agree, however I've got some quite good experiences with that board specificially, with the VRM's being quite robust for a 4+2. The board should atleast have decent protection against them not being adequate hehe.
 
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Hmm,ty all for comment and suggestions :)

I will try @4.4-4.5 Ghz and HT 2600/NB 2400 ..2600 i suppose is to much

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Power Supply RM650i 650W 80+ Gold | CX750M 80+ Bronze | Sirtec 80+ Bronze 500 W
Mouse Logitech G502 | ASUS ROG GX 1000 | Natec Genesis GX78
Keyboard Logitech G910 |Hama uRage Illuminated | SERIOUX Keriam
Software W10 Pro x64 | W10 Pro x64 | W10 Pro x64
I try it OC @4.4-4.5 Ghz multiply 21-22 1.35v and system shutsdown or give's restart,NB 2200/HT 2400 :)

I find it stable @4.0 Ghz with 1.275v multiply 20

Cheers
 
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Memory 8GB (2x4GB) Mushkin Blackline DDR3 2400MHz 11/13/13/34/1T 1.65V
Video Card(s) Sapphire Nitro+ RX580 8GB OC 1342/2000 (Core/Mem) BIOS Modded
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Keyboard Logitech G105
Software Windows 10 X64 PRO (build 1607)
Benchmark Scores it sucks even less much now ;)
If you NB/HT voltage is set to 1.1 or 1.2 you'll need to give it a little more try 1.2V for HT and 1.3V for NB
 

eidairaman1

The Exiled Airman
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Memory 16 GB Gskill Ripjaws X 2133 (2400 OC, 10-10-12-20-20, 1T, 1.65V)
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trying to go for 5GHz again... last time it crashed was with Netflix in IE10 (perhaps IE11 will fix that lol)
 
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ssup all. :) F*ck, long time have passed.

Got myself Corsair's H105. See if this puppy can handle 4.4 & than 4.5GHz. Gotta recall how high to set every f*ckin voltage, frequencies, settings, stuff - gonna be long & quite nerve wreckin ride. Got Noctua's iPPC PWM as well, 2000RPM 29.x decibel. One for now. Next Friday gonna buy 2nd one. HPC on, right? Will post some P95 pics next Friday.

This game's worth the OC:

 
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Benchmark Scores http://hwbot.org/user/johan45/
Merry Christmas guys been a while. Been plating in Intel land lately