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GA-K8N51GMF overclocking. need help...

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Last response: in Overclocking
April 18, 2006 11:43:27 AM

First of all, here are my specs so that everyone would know why I'm starting to hate this motherboard:

Processor: Sempron 2600+
Motherboard: GA-K8N51GMF (sux!)
Memory: Kingmax Super Ram 2x256 PC3200 (2.5-3-3-7@133mhz)<---timings
Video Card: GeForce 6600GT 256Mb/128bit PCI-Express
Power Supply: Task 450W
Heatsink for Processor: Thermaltake Big Typhoon (modded fan to Koala)

Now, down to the dirty stuff. I tried to set the multiplier of the ram to 133mhz to set the FSB to 250. I attained 2.0Ghz from the stock speed of 1.6Ghz. Everything was good and tried stress testing with OCCT and my temps were great. So I thought I was getting a good OC and I was happy. After stress testing I tried palying a game, then what do you know, it restarted. It was only a matter of time and I was tired of the frequent restarts when playing a game (Tantra Online, NFSMW). Why is gigabyte limitng their motherboards nowadays. Can anyone help me get a stable OC @ 2.0Ghz? What do i need to do?

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September 28, 2006 7:29:49 PM

i have one k8n51gmf-rh 754 in hands and a huntkey 450w green star (good power supply), i dont know you power supply, can be it (your pf dont give the power correct to your system!)

My sempron 2.800+ works @ 2700mhz (i haved up the vcore in 0.10)

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