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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    I've have 520FSB going for 13 hrs with Prime95 blend, tons of IBT's runs... I'm using MCH Core of 1.34 and a CPU skew of 200 or 250. I'll put up my full BIOS settings if I make it to 24 hours.

    I have read here and there where people claim that our northbridge is not made to do 2000Mhz+.. I can't find anything concrete. I may try and nail a stable 550FSB.. but I'm not sure I will use it day to day. I think 520 is getting close to my confort level.
    I need to do a Lsdmeasap finger test on the memory and NB... if I can't keep it there 10 seconds, then I am pushing it to far.

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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    I've had no problems with driving strength = OC-1200 when my memory speeds were greater than ddr2-1000.
    I've done minimal testing with 800 vs 1066 driving strengths and haven't noticed any stability or performance differences.

    My current setting is at "1066" with my 984MHz speeds.
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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    I swear that Lsd told me that the EP45-UD3P NB could handle as much as 2230FSB...
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    I suppose the P45's like a CPU in many ways as regards to OC-ability. Some people will luck out and get one that can do 600 FSB + and others might top out closer to 500-550.

    I've seen a few people with exceptional CPU's and RAM get a 620 FSB boot on all auto settings (not advised, but impressive).
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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    ARGH!!! my 520FSB (@ 1.34 MCH Core) attempt after 14 hours of Prime95 and IBT's.. I decided to play a game of UT3... that lasted 3 minutes.. with the BlueScreen-O-Death.. lol

    Now I'm trying 520FSB (@ 1.36 MCH Core) like D-and-W.. sigh.. I really wanted to show you guys that CPU skew can make a difference. Maybe when I go for 550 it will matter more.


    So anyone have guidelines on how much MCH Core is really too much? or are we already way past that lol

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    I am currently Prime (Blend) testing 500x9 for a change.

    My VID is pretty poor @ 1.2750V so will be adding a 2nd Noctua to the cooler tomorrow hopefully to keep the temps down...
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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    Quote Originally Posted by D-an-W View Post
    I am currently Prime (Blend) testing 500x9 for a change.

    My VID is pretty poor @ 1.2750V so will be adding a 2nd Noctua to the cooler tomorrow hopefully to keep the temps down...

    Wait you are hitting 4.5Ghz with only a 1.2750 Vcore?!??!!?


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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    So anyone have guidelines on how much MCH Core is really too much? or are we already way past that lol
    MCH Core that is too high for a given setting will fail to boot or cause instability. Intel's max spec is 1.21 volts for MCH Core. Lsdme links to the 4 Series Chipset Datasheet in this post (319970.pdf - chapter 14, page 553). Generally, you shouldn't need more than 1.36 volts.
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    Default Re: GA-EP45-UD3P - Won't boot with 450FSB

    Quote Originally Posted by profJim View Post
    MCH Core that is too high for a given setting will fail to boot or cause instability. Intel's max spec is 1.21 volts for MCH Core. Lsdme links to the 4 Series Chipset Datasheet in this post (319970.pdf - chapter 14, page 553). Generally, you shouldn't need more than 1.36 volts.

    WOW... confusing... It says 1.21 with respect to Vss is the MAX. What does with respect to Vss mean? Lsdmeasap thinks he hit 545 with 1.32.. so I must be doing something wrong to have to use 1.36 to get a stable 520. What is Vss?

    -devoh
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    You tried to play UT3 while running Prime?
    Quote Originally Posted by Alex St. John
    Consider for a moment that what we think of as “intelligence” is the byproduct of a computing architecture that depends on massive parallelism to interact with the world in real time without stalling for progress bars. If our ancestors’ brains had depended on running Vista on current dual-core processors for their survival, they would have been eaten by bears.

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    Obey the one and only rule without question when you overclock.... don't cause a fire. Fires are hot and burny... not good.
    Intel E8400 EO@445x9--Gigabyte EP45-UD3P v1.1 ~ F9--EVGA 9800GT @ 700/1750/1100--8GB Gskill 1066

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