Originally Posted by Bman212121
I'd say you have a decent CPU if you can get 2.7GHZ. Always remember that anything you get from an overclock is a bonus. You bought the chip expecting to see stock speeds, and anything else is a bonus. It doesn't make any sense to buy a slower chip a expect it to clock as high as any others. Your processor might not even overclock at all, and the one that was made right after it might hit 3.0GHZ. As long as it reaches stock speeds, then it is a good cpu.
Very true. A good example is we both have the same cpu. Yours runs stable at 2.8 with 1.5. Mine runs stable at 2.912 with 1.4. It's all a mixed bag.