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New overclock project Looking for tips and discussion

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April 30, 2011 3:23:49 PM

Specs-
Cpu- i7-2600k
Cpu Cooler-Custome waterloop
Ram- Corsair Dominator 4x2gb 1333
Gpu-Evga Superclock Gtx 580 Watercooled
Physx-Gtx 260 watercooled
Motherboard- Msi P67A-GD55
Case- Corsair 800D


Here are the overclocks that I am shooting for.

Cpu-4.8ghz stable since my current is not.
Gpu-Vcore 1.138 Speed- 955/1910/2200
Physx- 750/1620/1200
Ram- This is where i need the most help.

The cooling system I have is made up of 1 360mm rad, 1 140mm rad,xspc res/pump 1/2 ID tubing all fester brand, koolance waterblocks.

The goal of this is to get a stable overclock on all parts listed above. Its going to take some time and I will need some help.
a b à CPUs
April 30, 2011 6:13:14 PM

The gpu settings of Gpu-Vcore 1.138 Speed- 955/1910/2200
seem to be stable in EVGA OC scanner for 1 hour is this all that i need to do what other test are there?
a b à CPUs
April 30, 2011 6:31:43 PM

But stock speeds give me better FPS inevery benchmark i have done yet what is wrong here?
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May 1, 2011 12:40:54 AM

The graphics card may be auto-throttling due to Over Current Protection. Have you benchmarked a lesser GPU overclock?

And I wish you good luck in overclocking those four 2GB stick of RAM.
a b à CPUs
May 1, 2011 1:54:44 AM

its 2x4gb i wrote wrong
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