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Safe Voltages for OC;s


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anoobrew

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I have my AMD 3500 @ 2.6 GHz (Venice Core) (MSI K8N Neo PLatinum mobo) and a voltage of 1.55V..my temps all check out but i was wondering is this a safe voltage and can i go a bit higher>?
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I have read that you can use the MSI DOT program to overclock by 11%. There may be a limit on the core voltage to around 1.7 volts which only gets you a 9.1 % increase. I've also read where the FSB was raised from 200 to 240 and still be stable but you do this at your own risk.

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Bios is colour coded to tell you how far you can go safely with that board.
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