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Old 02-24-06, 01:09 AM   #8
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Default Re: What happens when Prime95 fails?

Originally Posted by rflair
If you run the standard torture test in Prime95 you get a mix of CPU and RAM stress test, Prime is about 95% CPU though, I would use Memtest to check the RAM.
In that case my maximum before Prime95 failure was a clockspeed of 2.42 GHz. Didn't matter if I relaxed the ram timings or increased voltage to the ram, the absolute threshold was 242 MHz FSB. Maybe I could try increasing the CPU voltage?

There's no HTT divider on the Asus A8V Deluxe 2.0, so I can only do 1:1 ratio.
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