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Old 05-07-08, 10:52 PM   #6
jcniest5
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Default Re: Correct settings for E8400?

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Originally Posted by Zeta
I just manually changed it from 333 x 8 to 333 x 9 which now shows it running at 3.0GHz. Does anyone know if 333 x 9 is the correct setting for this CPU? I know its supposed to be 1333MHz FSB. I just do not know how Intel calculates all this. I have been using AMD for year now.
Yeap, that's the correct FSB x Multiplier setting for that CPU. 333 in quad pump is 1333 (333x4). When you want to Overclock your CPU, just raise the FSB from 333 to anything above that (ie: 350x9=3.150Ghz, or 400x9=3.6Ghz, etc....)
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