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Got a replacement mobo; safe to set to same oc settings?

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I have my rma mobo up and running. can i punch in the same oc settings i had before, or do i want to ease into it?
 

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board may clock different, what you should do is start from the beginning and redo the OC
 

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board may clock different, what you should do is start from the beginning and redo the OC
Yes, especially if it is that 680i board listed in his system specs. Those boards varied greatly in overclocking ability with Quad-Core processors.
 
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a 3.2ghz overclock on a Q6600 isnt that major of an oc, id punch it in and see if it works, if not then start over again... you shouldnt hurt anything with a small oc like that imo
 
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a 3.2ghz overclock on a Q6600 isnt that major of an oc, id punch it in and see if it works, if not then start over again... you shouldnt hurt anything with a small oc like that imo
it was down to 3.1 actually. i was having some bad freezing problems i posted on here. ram was bad, tweaked the oc to get 16 hours stability. finally rmad the mobo, there was a bent pin on the cpu socket. but yeah it is the same 680i one. ill admit i didnt wanna hear oc it again, but gotta do what yah gotta do.
 

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a 3.2ghz overclock on a Q6600 isnt that major of an oc, id punch it in and see if it works, if not then start over again... you shouldnt hurt anything with a small oc like that imo
It is with a 680i.
 
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