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Windows 7: AMD Athlon

02 May 2011   #1
boswell3782

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
AMD Athlon

Hey, take a look at my computer specs and tell me whats the max stable potential of this cpu ;D

Thanks


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02 May 2011   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

every cpu is different - even ones right next to each other in the factory.

so many factors involved in each chip, plus all the other hardware and temps in the machine it lives in.

you'll just have to 'clock it and see...
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04 May 2011   #3
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

I can tell you it is probably stable at 3.6Ghz. Higher than that and you have to find out yourself.

~Lordbob
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08 May 2011   #4
MadSupra354

 

My Athlon II x4 wasn't even stable @ 3.6GHz. I kept it at 3.52GHz and everything is good. I heard you can overclock an Athlon II x4 to 3.3GHz without increasing the voltage.
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15 May 2011   #5
Maxwell

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MadSupra354 View Post
My Athlon II x4 wasn't even stable @ 3.6GHz. I kept it at 3.52GHz and everything is good. I heard you can overclock an Athlon II x4 to 3.3GHz without increasing the voltage.
I've put my 640 at 3.3 without increasing the Voltage. Wasn't stable though.
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