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March 12, 2012 5:01:05 PM

hiya I had a q6600 g41mcombo 4 gb budget ram n400wtt cit power pack and was trying to oc to 3.0ghz,, ended up blowing my mobo :( 

just rebuilt my tower as tht cit power pack shite blew my mobo on prime testing for 5 mins lol :/  and have had to wait for a replacement ,, wnna try agen bt don't wanna blow *** up ,, upgraded psu to ocz stealth xtreme 5oo wtt ,, gcard asus hd 6770,, ram 2x4gb g-skill ddr3-1333 ,n same mobo g41m combo ,, n e advice plz :) 

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March 12, 2012 5:49:37 PM

If you have a Q6600 G0 then you should be able to hit 3GHz on the stock voltage which is normally 1.325 by just upping the FSB to 333MHz from 266MHz.
March 12, 2012 7:53:45 PM

ye that's what I did last time and it blew up although im pretty sure the psu I had was the cause of it
March 12, 2012 9:42:35 PM

what about the ram I have do u think ill be able to oc tht
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