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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    It may very well be, especially in the case of MCH voltage that at lower voltages, you are sort of stable, then adding volts makes it worse, but adding a little more could bring complete stability. I would try MCH voltage in the range od 1.26-1.32V, especially with 8GB of RAM.

    You can set a custom amount of RAM to test if you wish, however leaving the default would be best. It's entirely possible that the system could be able to address a certain section of RAM fine, but fail on sec tions further toward the 8GB total.

    Things I would try, in order:
    • Try the 2.66C multiplier. D should work, but sometimes the obviously compatible strap is not stable, no matter what you do. EG I have to run 2.66C at 411 FSB as 2.66D will not boot, no matter the timings and voltages. If 2.66C stays stable longer than 2.66D, I'd keep the C strap for the following tests.
    • MCH voltage up to 1.32, testing in what ever program fails, eg prime.
    • Set Vcore to as near to 1.325V as you can with LLC enabled. Your CPU should definately be ok for voltage at the current speed with this set. Test again with the MCH volts that lasted longest in Prime.
    • Add VTT (CPU Term) up to 1.3V while maintaining the 1.325Vcore
    • Set CPU TErm temporarily to 1.2V, then set MCH Ref manually to 0.740V and increase CPU Term back up. Again try 1.24-1.3V CPU term.
    • Again set CPU Term to 1.2V, this time decreasing MCH ref to 0.720V, then test 1.24-1.3V CPU Term
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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    Thanks Psycho!
    You've given me quite a lot to chew on.
    Greatly appreciated...

    Quote Originally Posted by Psycho101 View Post
    It may very well be, especially in the case of MCH voltage that at lower voltages, you are sort of stable, then adding volts makes it worse, but adding a little more could bring complete stability. I would try MCH voltage in the range od 1.26-1.32V, especially with 8GB of RAM.
    Ok, I will try bumping-up the MCH Core voltages from 1.26-1.32 and see if it yields any good results.

    Things I would try, in order:
    • Try the 2.66C multiplier. D should work, but sometimes the obviously compatible strap is not stable, no matter what you do. EG I have to run 2.66C at 411 FSB as 2.66D will not boot, no matter the timings and voltages. If 2.66C stays stable longer than 2.66D, I'd keep the C strap for the following tests.
    • MCH voltage up to 1.32, testing in what ever program fails, eg prime.
    • Set Vcore to as near to 1.325V as you can with LLC enabled. Your CPU should definately be ok for voltage at the current speed with this set. Test again with the MCH volts that lasted longest in Prime.
    • Add VTT (CPU Term) up to 1.3V while maintaining the 1.325Vcore
    • Set CPU TErm temporarily to 1.2V, then set MCH Ref manually to 0.740V and increase CPU Term back up. Again try 1.24-1.3V CPU term.
    • Again set CPU Term to 1.2V, this time decreasing MCH ref to 0.720V, then test 1.24-1.3V CPU Term
    Great suggestions. I'll give these a go.

    Was also wondering about "holes"?
    I've read here that sometimes, for whatever reason, a certain board might have a "hole" (incompatibility) at a certain FSB? Maybe mine just hates 400? I might try 411 with my settings and see what happens...
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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    Trying a different FSb is a good idea. I'd increase your Vcore as outlined first though, as obviously more FSB at the same CPU multi = more CPU speed. Also it might be viable to simply try 399 FSB or 401 FSB.
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    Here are my settings for what I've gotten stable for my stuff currently at least:

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    CPU Clock Ratio ......................: [8X]
    x Fine CPU Clock Ratio................: +0.0
    CPU Frequency ........................: 4.26GHz (533x8.0)
    
    ********** Clock Chip Control ********
    
    >>>>>  Standard Clock Control
    CPU Host Clock Control................: [Enabled]
    x CPU Host Frequency(Mhz).............: [533]
    PCI Express Frequency(Mhz)............: [100]
    C.I.A.2...............................: [Disabled]
    
    >>>>> Advanced Clock Control..........: [Press Enter] 
    CPU Clock Drive.......................: [800mV]
    PCI Express Clock Drive...............: [900mV]
    CPU Clock Skew........................: [0ps]
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    (G)MCH Frequency Latch................: [Auto]
    System Memory Multiplier (SPD)........: [2.00D]
    Memory Frequency(Mhz).....800.........: (1066)
    DRAM Timing Selectable (SPD)..........: [Manual]
    
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    x CAS Latency Time................5...: [5]
    x tRCD ...........................5...: [5]
    x tRP.............................5...: [5]
    x tRAS...........................18...: [15]
    
    >>>>> Advanced Timing Control.........: [Press Enter] 
    x tRRD............................3...: Auto
    x tWTR............................3...: Auto
    x tWR.............................6...: Auto
    x tRFC...........................52...: Auto
    x tRTP............................3...: Auto
    x Command Rate (CMD) .............0...: Auto
    
    >>>>> Channel A Timing Settings.......: [Press Enter] 
    x Static tRead Value..............11...: [10]
    x tRD Phase0 Adjustment...........0...: Auto
    x tRD Phase1 Adjustment...........0...: Auto
    x tRD Phase2 Adjustment ..........0...: Auto
    x tRD Phase3 Adjustment...........0...: Auto
    
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    x Twr2wr(Different Rank)..........6...: Auto
    x Twr2rd(Different Rank)..........5...: Auto
    x Trd2wr(Same/Diff Rank)..........8...: Auto
    
    x DIMM1 Clock Skew Control (ps).......: Auto
    x DIMM2 Clock Skew Control (ps).......: Auto
    x DDR Write Training..................: Auto
    
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    x Driving Strength Profile............: [AUTO]
    
    x Data Driving Pull-Up Level..........: Auto
    x Cmd Driving Pull-Up level...........: Auto
    x Ctrl Driving Pull-Up Level..........: Auto
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    x Data Driving Pull-Down Level........: Auto
    x Cmd Driving Pull-Down level.........: Auto
    x Ctrl Driving Pull-Down Level........: Auto
    x Clk Driving Pull-Down Level.........: Auto
    
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    x Static tRead Value..............11...: [10]
    x tRD Phase0 Adjustment...........0...: Auto
    x tRD Phase1 Adjustment...........0...: Auto
    x tRD Phase2 Adjustment ..........0...: Auto
    x tRD Phase3 Adjustment...........0...: Auto
    
    x Trd2rd(Different Rank)..........6...: Auto
    x Twr2wr(Different Rank)..........6...: Auto
    x Twr2rd(Different Rank)..........5...: Auto
    x Trd2wr(Same/Diff Rank)..........8...: Auto
    
    x DIMM1 Clock Skew Control (ps).......: Auto
    x DIMM2 Clock Skew Control (ps).......: Auto
    x DDR Write Training..................: Auto
    
    >>>>> Channel B Driving Settings......: [Press Enter] 
    x Driving Strength Profile............: [AUTO]
    
    x Data Driving Pull-Up Level..........: Auto
    x Cmd Driving Pull-Up level...........: Auto
    x Ctrl Driving Pull-Up Level..........: Auto
    x Clk Driving Pull-Up Level...........: Auto
    
    x Data Driving Pull-Down Level........: Auto
    x Cmd Driving Pull-Down level.........: Auto
    x Ctrl Driving Pull-Down Level........: Auto
    x Clk Driving Pull-Down Level.........: Auto
    
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    CPU Vcore..............1.25000V.......: [1.36250V] 
    CPU Termination........1.200V.........: [1.300V]
    CPU PLL................1.500V.........: [1.570V] 
    CPU Reference..........0.760V.........: [Auto]
    >>> MCH/ICH
    MCH Core...............1.100V.........: [1.340V] 
    MCH Reference..........0.760V.........: [0.700V] (When CPU Term is @ 1.2 this is @ .700)
    MCH/DRAM Reference.....0.900V.........: [Auto]
    ICH I/O................1.500V.........: [1.500]
    ICH Core...............1.100V.........: [1.100]
    >>> DRAM
    DRAM Voltage...........1.800V.........: [2.120]
    DRAM Termination.......0.900V.........: [Auto]
    Channel A Reference....0.900V.........: [Auto]
    Channel B Reference....0.900V.........: [Auto]
    
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    Pretty much the settings that make or break it for me always are #1 MCH Reference this 100% needs to be set (when CPU Term is @ 1.2) to a value lower than 0.76 usually 0.66-0.74. #2 would be Vcore/MCHCore if you've got good cooling for the CPU/Case don't worry about pumping them up a bit.

    #3 would definitely be LLC, while on Anandtech they seemed to paint it as the devil I've come to the conclusion after reading a lot on Xtremesysystems that it definitely can help and may not be the CPU killer some thought.

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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    Quote Originally Posted by KayossZero View Post
    DRAM Voltage...........1.800V.........: [2.120]
    Interesting.

    You've got the same DRAM as me.
    Although you're not running modules in all 4 slots,
    you've got yours running on 2.12v?

    I've never even considered trying anything below 2.20.
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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    Well the main site says OCZ Technology | Products | Memory | OCZ DDR2 PC2-8500 Reaper HPC 4GB Edition "2.1-2.2" Newegg also says 2.1 Newegg.com - OCZ Reaper HPC 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model OCZ2RPR10664GK - Desktop Memory Amazon says 2.2 Amazon.com: OCZ OCZ2RPR10664GK PC2-8500 DDR2 Dual Channel Reaper Series 1066MHz 4G Kit CL 5-5-5-18 Memory: Electronics so I'd say either can work depending, and while TRAS says "18" mine seem to do 15 okay, I haven't tried to go say 4-4-4-12 on them or anything yet. (though I doubt at 533~ FSB they would go lower anyways)

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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    Quote Originally Posted by Psycho101 View Post
    Things I would try, in order:
    • Try the 2.66C multiplier.
    Tried it, with worse results.


    • MCH voltage up to 1.32,
    tried this as well. Funny how that MCH core works, eh?
    I started high and then worked my way down the ladder, skipping every other rung. It didn't like anything on my first pass through, with everything failing p95 in < 5min.. So then I tried MCH=1.26 (I hit 1.28and 1.24 on my first pass...) and it liked it better, but still not stable. Only got ~1hr. of p95 with that setting.


    • Set Vcore to as near to 1.325V as you can with LLC enabled.
    • Add VTT (CPU Term) up to 1.3V while maintaining the 1.325Vcore
    Well, I sort of followed your advice here. I set Vcore=1.30 and Vtt= 1.26 without LLC; and it didn't really help things.


    • Set CPU TErm temporarily to 1.2V, then set MCH Ref manually to 0.740V and increase CPU Term back up. Again try 1.24-1.3V CPU term.
    • Again set CPU Term to 1.2V, this time decreasing MCH ref to 0.720V, then test 1.24-1.3V CPU Term
    I never made it this far to try these last few suggestions...

    But I've had a change of heart:
    I'm getting tired of trying to find the needle in the haystack by running my 8gb @1066.

    One thing I did new yesterday, was install MemSet. I wanted to see what the MB was giving me with my advance DRAm timings all set on Auto, because any attempts by me to set reasonable timings manually always fails a prime95 test almost immediately. Well, MemSet revealed very loose settings. Like a tREAD=12 and tWR=11 (subtracting 5 from the MemSet reported value of 16 for Write to Precharge Delayed...).Combine this with my inability to run the Standard Timings at spec (I had to use 5-5-5-18 vs. 5-5-5-15), and I just think that this is becoming a lost cause. With DRAM so loose and still no complete stability achieved, maybe I should just concede that underclocking DRAM is the smart (and easy) way to go?

    So, I set my System Memory Multiplier to 2.00D, set my Standard Timings back to 5-5-5-15, and manually set my Advanced Timings to 4-4-8-72-4-2 and tREAD=8. I also reduced my DRAM Voltage to 2.14 from 2.24, but kept MCH Core=1.26; and re-used my previously "best" CPU settings of Vcc=1.275, Vtt=1.22, PLL=1.5.

    I set prime95 to run a blended test late last night, and as of this morning, she was still running strong after 8hrs. If it's still running when I return home this evening, I'll try and further reduce my Standard Timings to 4-4-4-12 and maybe try and pinch tREAD down to 7. And if that all goes well, I'll then start adding FSB and see how far I get.

    One thing that I've learned in all of this, is that my core temps under load @1.250 vs. 1.300 are pretty much negligible. And I have a cooling fan on that chip. Whereas if I need to push MCH core up to 1.32 (or above?) to try and get northbridge stability @DDR-1066, that's creating a hot spot that I don't have any additional cooling for, nor any reliable way to report actual temps. And I figure if I can get to (or close to...) 9.5x500@2.00D vs. 9.5x400@2.66D I'm better off, anyway.

    Your thoughts?
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    I would still encorage you to set a higher Vcore with LLC, and combine it with lowering MCH ref to 0.74 @ 1.2VTT and then trying 0.720V if that doesn't work.

    You've made good progress. I'd use the 1hr+ stable settings for 1066
    Your plan may just well be better though, but it's worth giving this a shot. I know it seems like all fannying about and annoying,; set this, reboot, wait 1 hour to have it fall over on you etc, but MCH ref is like voodoo.

    For 500 FSb, I can gurantee that, short of going phase change you won't get a 9.5 multi working. You may squeeze 500*8.5, but 500*8 is a more realistic aim for now. You may have meant this, and it was just a typo, so if that's the case, NM.

    For your RAM timings, you may find you can run 4-4-4-12 up to a point. My particular RAM will do it up to 890 at 2.1V and to 910 at 2.25V before it gives up and needs at least CAS5-4-4-12 or looser. Depending on the ICs used in the OCZ you may get better or worse results.
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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    yep, I'm hummin' along now!

    I stopped my p95 blended test @ the 14hr. mark, and set my timings lower, and re-started it.

    going with 4-4-4-12 with tRFC=54 and tREAD=7 (all other settings the same...) and it's into hour 5 and still going strong...

    at first I tried tREAD=6 and it wouldn't boot. (series of short beeps), so I guess 7 is the limit.

    Before that I got ****y, and went for CPU Host Frequency=422 with my current settings, and it wouldn't fully boot, and I couldn't get back into the BIOS either, so I had to manually re-set with the screwdriver trick on the MB pins, and start over.

    I'm going to stick with the 9.5x400@2.00D scenario for the weekend, and assuming my current test makes it through until morning, I'll then start squeezing-down my Vcc and MCH as see what's possible. At the very least, I should establish a good, reliable baseline for further overclocking later.

    Once I get this nailed, I may try the 2.40B strap and see what happens, or maybe lower my CPU multiplier and go for a larger CPU host frequency; just to get my DRAM bandwidth closer to DDR-1066. The final goal for me would be somehwere around 4.0Ghz with somewhere near DDR-1066 and stay below 60c core temps under load.

    Who knows if I'll get there...

    But at least I've got something positive to build upon, finally. I was gettting really frustratred...

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    Default Re: What would you try next?

    Quote Originally Posted by corlay View Post
    I'm going to stick with the 9.5x400@2.00D scenario for the weekend, and assuming my current test makes it through until morning, I'll then start squeezing-down my Vcc and MCH as see what's possible. At the very least, I should establish a good, reliable baseline for further overclocking later.
    ok,
    the weekend testing went well!

    I've got my DRAM timings squeezed-down to:
    Standard Timings: 4-4-4-12
    Advanced Timings: 3-4-4-48-4-2
    tREAD = 7

    Couldn't reduce MCH Core below 2.16v
    And my Vcc still sits @ 1.275v

    Question: When it comes to DRAM does bandwidth rule supreme? Or Do timings figure significantly? What I'm getting at is: does DDR-800 come close to the performance of DDR1066, *if* the DDR-800 timings are super tight, and the DDR1066 timings are awfully loose for stability purposes?

    I'm wondering if I should just continue along on the 2.00D strap, and see how far I can push my e8500 with a 9.5 multiplier? Or should I get back on to trying to get that 2.66D strap stable?

    (my almost stable 9.5x400@2.66D DRAM timings were 5-5-5-18 and 4-5-11-72-4-2 w/ tREAD=12)

    For kicks, I raised CPU Host Frequency=422, and Vcc=1.30, Vtt=1.24 with all my other settings left @ my stable 9.5x400@2.00D config - and she wouldn't fully boot. After re-setting the BIOS, and re-entering my overclock values, I then tried CPU Host Frequency=411, and that booted but failed p95 pretty quickly.

    This OC'ing stuff is finicky stuff, eh? <g>

    Here's my latest stable settings, just for record:
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    CPU Clock Drive ---------------------- : <<< 800
    PCI Express Clock Drive -------------- : <<< 900
    CPU Clock Skew (ps) ------------------ : <<< 0
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    Memory Frequency (Mhz) ---------------- : [1066, 800]
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    tRAS  ------------------- 15 --------- : [12]
    
    Advanced Timing Control
    tRRD  ------------------- 4 ---------- : [3]
    tWTR  ------------------- 4 ---------- : [4]
    tWR --------------------- 6 ---------- : [4]
    tRFC  ------------------- 68 --------- : [48]
    tRTP  ------------------- 4 ---------- : [4]
    Command Rate (CMD) ------ 0 ---------- : [2]
    
    Driving Strength Profiles (A/B)
    Driving Strength --------- : [Auto]
    
    Static tRead Value (A/B) ---------------- : [7]
    (Note: All other settings in this section left on Auto)
    
    Motherboard Voltage Control
    CPU
    Voltage Types------------ Normal -------- Current -----
    Load-Line Calibration ----------------- : [Disabled]
    CPU Vcore --------------- 1.25 -------- : [1.275]
    CPU Termination --------- 1.200 ------- : [1.22]
    CPU PLL ----------------- 1.500 ------- : [1.50]
    CPU Reference ----------- 0.760 ------- : [Auto]
    CPU Reference2 ---------- 0.800 ------- : [Auto]
    
    MCH/ICH
    MCH Core ---------------- 1.100 ------- : [1.26]
    MCH Reference ----------- 0.760 ------- : [Auto]
    MCH/DRAM Ref ------------ 0.900 ------- : [Auto]
    ICH I/O ----------------- 1.500 ------- : [1.50]
    ICH Core ---------------- 1.100 ------- : [1.10]
    
    DRAM
    DRAM Voltage ------------ 1.800 ------- : [2.14]
    DRAM Termination -------- 0.900 ------- : [1.07]
    Channel A Reference ----- 0.900 ------- : [1.07]
    Channel B Reference ----- 0.900 ------- : [1.07]
    
    Advanced Settings
    Limit CPUID Max. to 3 ------------------ : [Disabled]
    No-Execute Memory Protect -------------- : [Enabled]
    CPU Enhanced Halt (C1E) ---------------- : [Disabled]
    C2/C2E State Support ------------------- : [Disabled]
    x C4/C4E State Support ----------------- : [Disabled]
    CPU Thermal Monitor 2 (TM2) ------------ : [Enabled]
    CPU EIST Function  --------------------- : [Disabled]
    Virtualization Technology -------------- : [Disabled]
    
    Integrated Peripherals
    Legacy USB Storage Detect  ------------- : [Disabled]
    Last edited by corlay; 06-29-2009 at 11:14 PM.
    case: Gigabyte 'Triton 180'
    power: Corsair 'HX-620'
    motherboard: Gigabyte 'GA-EP45-UD3P' (rev.1.1, F9)
    cpu: Intel 'e8500' (E0)
    cooling: Xigmatek 'HDT-S1283'
    memory: OCZ 'Reaper' 4x2gb (OCZ2RPR10664GK)
    storage: Western Digital 'Black' (500gb)
    video: EVGA 'GeForce' GTX-260
    display: Samsung 'SyncMaster' 2333sw

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