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Thread: overclocking and Amd athlon 3200+




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    Default overclocking and Amd athlon 3200+

    when i over clock my cpu the most i can over clock is like 200 to 210 but at 210 it will shut of if i try to play a game and at 205 its stable could it be that my powersupply is limiting this i got a 350watt power supply and i just ordered a new 500watt rosewill psu
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    Zach
    AMD Athlon64 3700+ san diego 2.2ghz (oc to 2.8ghz FX57+ speeds)(fsb is 266)
    ASUS A8V Socket 939 VIA K8T800 Pro
    1gb ddr400 Kingston HyperX (2-3-2-6) timings 215mhz (dual-channel)
    BFG 6800gs 256mb agp, with ARCTIC COOLING AVC-NV5R3 NV Silencer Rev.3
    ATX Thermaltake Tsunami Dream
    Seagate sata 80gb harddrive
    Maxtor pata 80gb harddrive
    500watt Rosewill powersupply
    Sound Blaster Live 24-bit
    Custom Water cooling dual 120mm raddiator with a PolarFLO cpu block
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    Default Re: overclocking and Amd athlon 3200+

    Your power supply has nothing to do with it. Your RAM is what's holding you back. If you want to go faster than 200FSB, you'll need better RAM. I wouldn't waste money on it though, because you won't get much of an overclock with any kind of RAM on that system.

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    Default Re: overclocking and Amd athlon 3200+

    ok thanks
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    Zach
    AMD Athlon64 3700+ san diego 2.2ghz (oc to 2.8ghz FX57+ speeds)(fsb is 266)
    ASUS A8V Socket 939 VIA K8T800 Pro
    1gb ddr400 Kingston HyperX (2-3-2-6) timings 215mhz (dual-channel)
    BFG 6800gs 256mb agp, with ARCTIC COOLING AVC-NV5R3 NV Silencer Rev.3
    ATX Thermaltake Tsunami Dream
    Seagate sata 80gb harddrive
    Maxtor pata 80gb harddrive
    500watt Rosewill powersupply
    Sound Blaster Live 24-bit
    Custom Water cooling dual 120mm raddiator with a PolarFLO cpu block
    __________________________________________________ _______________

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