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Default 02-06-2013, 19:01 | posts: 93

What you need to do is read about overclocking. You're now just doing stuff. First you buy a 50 euro max cooler and then say you want to go 5ghz stable with it. And change from 1.4 right down to 1.3. You're approaching this very badly and will end up killing your system.
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Talking 02-07-2013, 02:37 | posts: 697

Originally Posted by PhazeDelta1 View Post
This one!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Default 02-07-2013, 03:50 | posts: 4,575 | Location: MI, USA

Originally Posted by ricardonuno1980 View Post
I tried manually change to 1.3 V and now or 1 second later... I got freeze with/without BSOD despite idle. Therefore, I keep auto-voltage, ok?
I meant start with something like 1.3975v. I have no idea what your motherboard's steps are, but if you are messing with the correct voltage, there should be very very small steps. You should either start from a lower clock (and much lower volts) and work up (which is probably better), or just keep the clock you want and keep knocking volts down until you crash, then go up 2 ticks or so.

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