BACK TO PCSTATS Follow PCSTATS on Facebook PCSTATS RSS Feed PCSTATS Twitter Feed + Motherboards
+ Videocards
+ Memory
+ Beginners Guides
News & Advanced Search  Feedback?
[X]   Directory of
Guides & Reviews
The PCstats Forums

Beginners Guides
Weekly Newsletter
Archived Newsletters


Beginners Guide: How To Install / Remove an Intel Socket LGA2011 CPU

ASUS Sabertooth 990FX R2.0 Review - PCSTATS.com ASUS Sabertooth 990FX R2.0 Review
Wed, Jul 10 2013 | 11:23AM | Filed under: Motherboards| PermaLink Posted by: STAFF

Overclocking with the ASUS Sabertooth 990FX R2.0 was a lot fun, and a big surprise. I opted in this case for a simple multiplier overclock and edged it up with a few ticks of the FSB for a final overclock of 5187MHz. To my surprise, this is the highest stable frequency I have been able to get out of this particular FX-8350. I am convinced that if I had more time and more cooling than the H-100 on my test rig, I could have gotten even more out of it. As it was I was pushing the cooling for all it was worth. I could tell after dissecting the board and power delivery that I was probably looking at a healthy overclock with the Sabertooth, but beating out the CVF-Z by a good 150MHz was a bit of a shock. Not to take anything from the Sabertooth to be sure, however I think this particular result may be a case of this CPU and chipset getting along in a rare pairing. In other words the Sabertooth is turning out to be a great overclocking board, however your mileage may vary, act now, supplies are limited, so on and so forth."

FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB.COM

Recent News in Motherboards
ASRock D1800M Motherboard Sep 16
Gigabyte X99 SOC Force Motherboard Review Sep 16
ASUS X99 Rampage V Extreme Review Sep 16
EVGA X99 Micro Motherboard Review @ ThinkComputers.org Sep 14
ASUS Z97 Sabertooth MARK1 Motherboard Review @HiTech Legion Sep 14
ASUS X99 Deluxe (Intel X99) Motherboard Review Sep 13
ASUS P9A-I/C2550/SAS/4L (Intel Avoton) Server Motherboard Review Sep 6
Best Press Release EVER... Sep 5
ASUS Maximus VII Impact Review @ ocaholic Sep 5
ASUS H97-PRO GAMER Motherboard @ Hardware Secrets Sep 4
more...

News Categories
Audio / Sound Beginners Guides Benchmarks
Biometrics BIOS Business / Industry
Cases Chipset Computer / SFF PCs
Cooling / Heatsinks CPU / Processors Digital Cameras
Drivers Editorial Games
Gossip Hard Drives Hardware
Home Theatre Imaging Memory
Mobile Devices Monitors Motherboards
Mouse Pads MP3 Players Networking
Notebooks Operating System Optical Drives
Overclocking Peripherals Power Supply
Press Release Printers Servers
Site News Software Tips
Tradeshows / Events Video Cards Web News
   Looking for something a little farther back? Try PCstats News Archives: 1999 - present
   09 / 16 / 2014 | 9:34PM
Hardware Sections 


google
 
PCSTATS Network Features Information About Us Contact
FrostyTech
TransmetaZone
BeginnersPC
PCSTATS Newsletter
PCSTATS Forums
ShoppingList Assistance
Tech Glossary
Technology WebSite Listings
PermaLink News
Archived News
Submit News (Review RSS Feed)
Site Map
PCstats Wallpaper
About Us
Employment
Privacy Policy
Advertise on PCSTATS

How's Our Driving?
© Copyright 1999-2014 www.pcstats.com All rights reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use.