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Asrock X58 Extreme3

bogmali

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Processor Core i7-7820X
Motherboard MSI X299 Gaming Pro Carbon
Cooling CryoRig R1 Universal
Memory Apacer Blade 4x8GB DDR4-3200
Video Card(s) MSI GTX-1080 Gaming X
Storage Sandisk SDSSDXP 240GB SSD, Sandisk Extreme Pro 480GB SSD, Seagate 1TB HDD
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Anyone have any experience OCing this motherboard? Long story short, my X58 Extreme finally gave up on me and my buddy was nice enough to replace it this model. My Extreme got me to 4.0 Ghz easy without any special special BIOS tweaks and I ran it at a modest 3.8Ghz folding. The Extreme3, which should be identical to the Extreme, I cannot get a stable OC at 3.4:eek::wtf: I get BSOD's and hard lock ups once I start my CPU and GPU folding clients. I went from manually setting the RAM spec speeds, tweaking every voltage on the BIOS, dropping it down to 3.2 and yet I still get hard lock ups and BSOD's:wtf::shadedshu
 

bogmali

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System Name System Has No Name
Processor Core i7-7820X
Motherboard MSI X299 Gaming Pro Carbon
Cooling CryoRig R1 Universal
Memory Apacer Blade 4x8GB DDR4-3200
Video Card(s) MSI GTX-1080 Gaming X
Storage Sandisk SDSSDXP 240GB SSD, Sandisk Extreme Pro 480GB SSD, Seagate 1TB HDD
Display(s) Samsung UE510 UHD 28"
Case Corsair Carbide Series Air 540 w/ 5 AF140 Blue LED Quiet Edition Case Fan
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply Corsair RM1000W
Mouse EpicGear Zora
Keyboard CM Quickfire Xti
Software Win10 Pro 64
Benchmark Scores Xbox Live Gamertag=jondonken