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Old 07-15-09, 08:20 AM   #3
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Default Re: Are these good OC numbers??

Originally Posted by Thunderbolt56 View Post
I'd say that's pretty good. But the question is, do you see an improvement in performance? Is it stable and are temps within reasonable limits?

If all is good, you should be quite happy with a 25% increase in performance...for free.
Yes I do see a performance increase. Windows boots quicker and apps open quicker. Also, Crysis seems to like the OC's as it runs smoother w/ eye candy maxed out.

Gigabyte GA-990XA-UD3 motherboard
AMD Phenom ll X4 965 BE OC'd @ 3.6GHz
Vendetta cooler 120mm fan
16GB G. Skill Ripsaw DDR3 1600MHz memory
Powercolor 5870 OC'd to 949/1255
(OC'd only when gaming of course)
11.8 Cat drivers
650W power supply
Seagate 1TB 7200RPM SATA HD
Sony dual layer 16X DVD/CD Writer
LG 8X Blu-ray Writer
HP w2408h 24" monitor running @ 1920x1200 native rez
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