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AMD Vishera FX-8350 Review - AMD Vishera FX-8350 Review
Tue, Oct 23 2012 | 12:12AM | Filed under: CPU / Processors| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

Overclocking the FX-8350 was as easy as overclocking gets. I chose the Ultra High setting in the BIOS for the Load Line Control of the Gigabyte UD7, turned off Turbo Core and all energy management features (C1, Cool `N` Quiet, C6 support etc), and I simply kept raising the unlocked multiplier of the FX-8350 with intermittent stress testing and voltage changes. It is apparent that CPUID needs an update for the Vishera line as the voltage did not match the BIOS readings. I ended up at 5200MHz at 1.520. Temperatures stayed in check throughout never getting above 65 C according to HW monitor. For those of you who are not comfortable in the BIOS or would like to try out setting before committing to them, AMD has a brand new AOD version 4.2.3 for you to take advantage of or you can simply let AMD Turbo Core do it for you."


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