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My old P4 I got in 2004 overclocks very well, too. I set it like that soon after I got it and it runs solid as a rock like that to this day. One of the most stable systems I've ever had. :rockout:

2.8GHz Northwood with HT o/c 3.5GHz
Abit AI7 motherboard. Ah, Abit, how I miss thee.... :cry:
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AGP graphics card: whatever I feel like plugging in today. lol

Tell you what though. Solid as it is at 3.5GHz, try for 3.6GHz and the system turns to jelly. Just won't do it stably, no matter what.
 
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Post up some screenies of it in action, Run some SuperPi:p
 
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For some reason Hyperthreading is disabled right now... Even though I have it enabled in BIOS... hmmmm.. affecting W prime quiet a bit.
 

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There we go =).
 

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Thats good for 12Th out of 16 , for single core's in the WPRIME benchmark Thread. Good stuff
 

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not bad but i got higher on my Celeron D 351 and a ECS mobo so you should be able to go higher :p
 
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I've tried to push it further but this motherboard is horrible. I've had it for so long and I'm very tired of it. I will never buy another nvidia chipset. They're a joke for overclocking in my experiences.
 

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I've tried to push it further but this motherboard is horrible. I've had it for so long and I'm very tired of it. I will never buy another nvidia chipset. They're a joke for overclocking in my experiences.
i rma'd 4 of them just to get one that worked :laugh:

780a is very nice though
 
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780a.. is that a different revision?