Discussion in 'Overclocking & Hardware' started by sskmercer, Mar 19, 2008.
haha I remember josh from back in the Nintek days.
Good to see you back dude
did some air testing with lower speed to see if i can get a tenth or two
Dinos22 7:18:969 - 38x105.35 - 1475MHz 9-12-12-19-108-1 - GIGABYTE Z87X-OC - 2x4GB(Corsair 2666 Samsung) - 2.18v - H2O/ln2
Dinos22 5:57:610 - 48x104.22 - 1359MHz 9-12-12-19-108-1 - GIGABYTE Z87X-OC - 2x4GB(Corsair 2666 Samsung) - 2.18v - H2O/ln2
couldnt get 5G to finish a full run, it was definitely looking better.
New bios is looking schweeeet!
Looking good guys,Sammy's look like fun.I know all chips imc are different,some don't really need much cold on the chip to see if imc will scale.What im getting at is some nice Mhz be interesting to see if imc may scale little further with bit off cold,possible?
yeh, for example, we ran my MFR for validations in cairns and got like 3334mhz with the CPU on SS, but i retested them on air, and got 3400 easily enough on air.
Hahaha, yeah it kinda does that.
I was playing around with the images and pulling different hues out of the image. It got some interesting results too, e.g. I had a look at what a Z87-OC would look like with red slots, yellow slots, green slots... you name it, I had a squiz. Truth be told, that orange is hot!
Heheheh. Thankfully the basics never change. It's the finer details that does the head in.
*tips hat* G'day ol' chap. It's certainly been a while. And it's good to see you've found your place in the tech business.
Nice .25 gain!
Dino and I used air and LN2 on the weekend (CPU/RAM air then CPU/RAM LN2) and IMC performance was much the same. It was mostly timings that we were aiming for that sent us sub-zero.
Will give this new bios a shot on cold memory's (PSC) on Friday night,
Try X01 bios on GIGABYTE Z87X-OC, you can now manually tune advanced timings in both channels and set RTLs and IOLs directly
Tested frequency on PSC last night with Gigabyte Z87X-OC and new X01 bios. now to tune a bit more and apply wazza
1391MHz 7-10-7-25-1T pass
using the new bios. haven't tried 2666 yet, but I can get 2600 much tighter
awesome result rob. friday night i'll have to prioritise some benching for this i think.
very nice rob, i didnt realise you can use that app to show timings, nice one!
guys, keep in mind that tight timings is not always better. Test everything, make notes and find what works best for your sticks, cpu and board!
Yeah, I was finding some that would give me gains until I dropped them too far. Some that just made things worse and others that were really good.
is it easiest just to take them one at a time at say 2600?
could anyone give advice on timings that may be interrelated?
ie, if you lower this you have to lower this as well?
damn boys.. this is getting embarrassing.
loaded up a fresh OS this arvo so i could get stuck in
im still hanging back in the 7m28s..
7m31 w/o waza.
though through the last few gens i've been about an equal time distance from the front runners anyway. ill keep trying to improve
MOAR benching 2nite
Big struggle with wazza tonight, ended up resorting to some old school shyte and got one decent bonus loop. Also had a single 5GHz run with 1384MHz on RAM with 5m56.6 iirc but the friggin bloody aida crashed the setup and it was all downhill from there. Gotta put the chip on LN2 next time and get uncore up too
Still trying to figure it out though but i'll get there
New platform, very excitement for dat in Borat voice
Dinos22 7:18:719 - 38x105.35 - 1369MHz 7-10-7-25-72-1 - GIGABYTE Z87X-OC - 2x2GB PSC - 2.05v - CPU H2O/RAM LN2
Bit of Yngwie Malmsteen tonight benching till early hours of the morning. Even wife was hanging out, dfuq!
ONE DAY THAT FENDER WILL BE MINE, OH YES, IT WILL BE MINE lol
Oh man, now im gonna have to listen to Malmsteen on the train to uni today.
Omg, ive forgotten how good this album is. So much win. Im taking all my music hints from dino from now on.
Cider in fridge, gf out tonight, good psc back. May even sub something.
This Z87X-OC board seems to be a winner So far it is the Haswell board of choice.
Front page updated!!!
cheap, clocks good, great support from dino, OC brace, whats not to like?
Lol you can tell Chaffe is looking over the results. 7 15 at 4g with no waza would be crazeee
7 18 is real nice though, those sticks are pushing nicely Dinos!