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Intel will take back OC CPU'S useing there program?
Jun 12, 2008, 11:11 PM
is the program
but after reading the TOS it says it wont but the guy from intel says they will take it back
in this video for tigerdirect.
anyone know whats the deal.
will Intel take back OC cpu's?
Jun 14, 2008
intel back useing program
Jun 12, 2008, 11:16 PM
I am at work, so i cant really look to hard at it, but it is still a soft OC.
A bios OC is more stable.
I guess if it has profiles, it would be nice. Especially if it has manual voltage control. I dont trust automatic style soft OCs.
Jun 12, 2008, 11:33 PM
i think you can i cant use it as im on AMD atm. but my new build = intel and i would like to OC it to 3ghz instead of 2.66 if its allowed.
I recently bought a mobo & cpu bundle at microcenter but i slightly damaged the mobo box, will they take it back?
What will happen if I take of the CPU fan and put it back on?
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Jun 12, 2008, 11:57 PM
seems interesting, do you really need the specific mobo or any mobo that has x38 or x48 will do?
Jun 13, 2008, 12:05 AM
dont know i just heard about this im reading up about the info and all the stuff now lol
Jun 14, 2008, 8:59 AM
trust any CPU/Motherboard OCing tool that runs on Windows or other OS. This doesn't apply to GPU OCing tools.
Jun 14, 2008, 12:32 PM
+1 for the don't use software to overclock, i just like how it looks though.
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