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Tuning Cool'n'Quiet: Maximize Power And Performance, Part 1
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Test System Configuration
CPU

AMD Athlon X2 7750 (2.7 GHz, 3MB cache)
AMD Athlon X2 7850 (2.8 GHz, 3MB cache)
AMD Athlon II X2 250 (3 GHz, 2MB cache)
AMD Phenom II X3 710 (2.6 GHz, 8MB cache)
AMD Phenom II X4 945 (3 GHz, 8MB cache)
AMD Phenom II X4 955 (3.2 GHz, 8MB cache)

Motherboard

AMD 790GX:

Biostar TA790GX 128M
Gigabyte GA-MA790GP-DS4H
Gigabyte GA-MA790GP-UD4H

RAM
Kingston KHX8500D2K2/2G  PC1066 (4GB) at DDR2-800 CAS 5-5-5-16
Graphics Card
ATI Radeon HD 3300 (AMD 790GX), 500 MHz GPU
Hard Drive
Western Digital Green Power 1TB WD10EACS, 16MB cache, SATA 3.0 Gb/s
Sound
Onboard Sound, Realtek ALC880
Networking
Onboard Gigabit Ethernet, Realtek RTC8111C, 1 Gb/s
Power Supply
PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 watt ATX12v v.2.2, EPS 12V CrossFire Edition
CPU Cooler
Thermalright Ultra Extreme 120, Noctua NF-P12 120 mm fan
Fans
2 x Noctua NF-P12 120 mm fan (not including CPU fan)
Software
Operating System
Windows Vista Home Edition 32 bit SP1
Graphics
AMD Catalyst 9.5
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