Originally Posted by nekrosoft13
i could set it to 3200mhz, so far seems stable. not sure how big of impact 3200 vs 3400ish bring.
will try to add a fan, and see if i can cool the vreg a bit. I have the C0 version of i7 920 btw.
Overclocking the uncore usually doesn't offer any significant performance gains. Just leave it at 2x DDR speeds, the required minimum. No point in risking stability for little to no gain.