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#1
I ditched my old 3770K and got a new one. WOW1 1.24 volts for 4.7Ghz (5 min in the mobo). The old chip needed 1.35 volts. sweet!

 

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#2
meh. there are chips out there that can do 5.0 GHz at that voltage.

Nice that you got a better chip than you last one, but your last one was garbage, and this one is just slightly on the good side of average. my review chip did 4.6 GHz @ 1.184V, 1.220 for 4.7 GHz, 1.275V for 4.8 GHz, provided it had the right board and cooling. That was an early retail chip bought locally.

That's why you had issues clocking memory...you had a shit chip.

Try for 5 GHz, that's the clock to "bin" IVB with. You got the thermal overhead to do it on your cooling. Max temp is 105-110c on IVB, just keep it under 100C under P95/IBT-type loads.
 
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ppl still run prime :p
 
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Especially the older version without AVX. :shadedshu
 
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#5
Oppps.. 5Ghz needs much more.... 1.35 volts ATM.....

meh. there are chips out there that can do 5.0 GHz at that voltage.

Nice that you got a better chip than you last one, but your last one was garbage, and this one is just slightly on the good side of average. my review chip did 4.6 GHz @ 1.184V, 1.220 for 4.7 GHz, 1.275V for 4.8 GHz, provided it had the right board and cooling. That was an early retail chip bought locally.

That's why you had issues clocking memory...you had a shit chip.



Try for 5 GHz, that's the clock to "bin" IVB with. You got the thermal overhead to do it on your cooling. Max temp is 105-110c on IVB, just keep it under 100C under P95/IBT-type loads.
Last one did 6.1Ghz with a ton of voltage cursing through it so it may have been "broken in". Never had memory issues
 
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Wish my temps looked like that
 
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was going to bed, now i NEEEEEEEEEEEEEEED to test these values hahahaha
 
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i am being serious... long night ahead :D
 
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My chip uses the exact same voltage at that frequency... With much higher temps. :( Looks like you have some nice contact between the IHS and CPU.
 

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What's the batch number on the box?

you get a C or D?