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Old 05-15-08, 09:44 AM   #5
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Default Re: Help Me keep my E6600 or go E8400/8500

Originally Posted by ASUSEN7900GTX
WEll i am in a postition where i feel i need more speed and OC is not an option...well it is bu i canīt do it i donīt have the guts for it
Overclock! Your wasting bandwidth. You can get an easy 600 - 800mhz out of your chip. If heat is a problem with your setup then work on getting a new case and fans. I have a coolmaster case I paid 50$ for with the original fans. Nothing was added its a basic setup.
I have stock cooling on my E6600 and its overclocked @ 3.2ghz @ 40C idle - 55C load.
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