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 Post subject: overclocking for a newbie
PostPosted: Wed Nov 17, 2004 11:50 am 
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hey group, whats up. heres the deal. i currently have a p4 2.4ghz, 800fsb. 1 gb ddr. nvidia fx5200 128mb videocard from leadtek. 240gb hdd (120 x 2.raid 0) . dvd+-rw drive, cd-rw drive.asus p4s800 motherboard. audigy pro soundcard.also has a zip drive. anyway, i know its not much but i built it myself so i'm proud of it. but i'm interested in modding and overclocking. does anyone have any tips or ideas that i can use to overclock my system.


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Well give your motherboard manual a quick read through so you can be familiar with the bios. I think newer Asus boards might be able to overclock from within windows but its always a good idea to know your way around the bios.

You should be able to get 400 MHz out of that sucker easily.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 17, 2004 4:30 pm 
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thanks for the tip. what kinda baord mite i be able to overclock through windows. is asus a good brand or was it a bad choice.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 17, 2004 5:16 pm 
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i like asus, mine allows my 950mhz p3 go all the way up to 1.2, unfortunatly temps dont allow it just yet. :(


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