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i7 920 2.66GHZ only OC's too 4.5GHZ

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#1
Well I can manage a stable but a bit hot 4.3GHZ and a 24/7 4.1GHZ ... but like what the hell why wont it go to 5GHZ ....lol ..No man but on the for real these i7 920's are frigging amazing....When I figure out some real cooling then I think the chip will shine even more....these chips over clocking ability is just one of the best there is to date in my book...with just a upgrade on air cooling for cheap can give these chips 4GHZ no problem with the right config in the bios ....its not like its 3 out of 11 chips may clock but seems as the norm is no problem with 4+GHZ...nice job Intel :rockout:
 
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I would envy a 4.1GHz i7.... I want your rig so baddddd......
 
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I think the QPI is limited to 8GT/s, which in turn is about 222mhz BCLK.
 
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And where are the screens ?
 
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"ONLY" 4.5GHZ?!?!?! 8 processing threads 2 per core all running at 4.5GHZ thats is fucking amazin
 
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yeah, 4.5GHz are an awesome OC, you MUST be happy with that.
 
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yeah, 4.5GHz are an awesome OC, you MUST be happy with that.
Yes I am really enjoying all aspects of this chip...I cant wait to figure out an alternative cooling method....I need a socket 1366 head kit for my VapoChill LS :banghead: If any one knows where I can get one that would be awesome!Its either that or some kind of peltier water cooling method, but I friggin already own a VapoChill LS and would like to use it:D
 
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Haha, thank you for giving me my daily laugh. :toast:

Only 4.5Ghz hahaha I could only hope to be so unlucky on air. :p

Great job on that massive clock.

Kei
 

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Yes I am really enjoying all aspects of this chip...I cant wait to figure out an alternative cooling method....I need a socket 1366 head kit for my VapoChill LS :banghead: If any one knows where I can get one that would be awesome!Its either that or some kind of peltier water cooling method, but I friggin already own a VapoChill LS and would like to use it:D
I hear they aren't out yet, but have a near future release date...
 
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I hear they aren't out yet, but have a near future release date...
FRIGGIN F^$#% YAY:toast: I have not read that any where and have looked ...do you have a link ?
 

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FRIGGIN F^$#% YAY:toast: I have not read that any where and have looked ...do you have a link ?
http://forum.vapochill.com/showthread.php?t=16573&highlight=vapochill

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According to what I have been told the socket kit will still be released but will be the last one released.
The closing of the forums etc has not been a decision taken lightly, it has not come suddenly and so what I said about the socket kit being released should still stand (hopefully any day now, i will try to get an update)
 
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If its a retail chip is would be on the outside of the box.. and also on the chip itself.
box is gone ,chips under the Asetek.:eek:
 
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Who the fck need's 4 x 5 = 20ghz power 24/7???
 
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me and dna duh.
 

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Who the fck need's 4 x 5 = 20ghz power 24/7???
Tell that to the guys @ Crytek Game Studios and the insomniacs who buy their products...
 
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damn 4.5 is crazy! Nicely done! I hope your complaining in the thread header is just a joke ...
 

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gee, I wish my 5200+ "only" got to 4.5ghz