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  • SharkyForums.Com - Print: Succesful Overclocks...

    Succesful Overclocks...
    By Soldier_Of_Evil January 04, 2001, 07:41 PM

    Hey, what were you most succesful overclocks people? Just interested.

    By muisejt January 04, 2001, 07:48 PM

    PIII 500 (Katmai) @ 560, OEM with CoolerMaster HSF. Probably could of gone higher but my Tyan board is no good for overclocking.

    PIII 800EB FC @ 840, retail using Intel HSF, never tried to go higher, using same Tyan board.

    By bpost34 January 04, 2001, 07:49 PM

    633 @ 0.980Ghz and climbing

    quote:Originally posted by Soldier_Of_Evil:
    Hey, what were you most succesful overclocks people? Just interested.

    By Colt January 04, 2001, 08:01 PM

    Check my signature

    By sapasion January 04, 2001, 08:04 PM

    Hmmm... from a sheer percentage standpoint I'd have to say pentium 120 to 233Mhz .

    By boob January 04, 2001, 08:29 PM

    Well, this is my first and only so far oc'ing experience:

    AMD 1.1ghz oc'ed to 1.25ghz max stable

    I tried 1275 but I was getting registry errors, have to play with it some more

    By FaTs January 04, 2001, 08:36 PM

    celeron 600@1.2ghz
    T-bird 1.1@1.2ghz

    By stang66200 January 04, 2001, 08:49 PM

    Celeron II 533 @ 720 for games . . . it runs 800 for everything else

    By spivak January 04, 2001, 09:01 PM

    K6-III+ 450 to 550. Not that impressive I know, except that I did it with no voltage increase, and no extra cooling. I'm using a crappy stock fan that came with another proc. Its totaly stable and the proc temp only increased 8 degrees, from 82 to 90 F.

    By Fuzzball January 04, 2001, 09:10 PM

    Tbird 750@1000. Could go higher with better cooling and higher voltage.

    By sapasion January 04, 2001, 09:11 PM

    quote:Originally posted by Fuzzball:
    Tbird 750@1000. Could go higher with better cooling and higher voltage.

    Then go higher Remind me of your cooling rig?

    By The WhiteRabbit January 04, 2001, 09:11 PM

    Well, I'd have to say my old Pentium 75 @ 133 MHz. If the motherboard had supported faster, I'm sure it would have handled it. Also, the fastest Pentium Processors out at the time were only 100 MHz

    After that my current machine is probably the best, and it's going to go even faster as soon as I get my FOP38-1. I should be able to break the 1 GHz barrier, and with a bit of luck I might be able to hit 1.1 GHz, but I'm not getting my hopes up just yet.

    spivak: You can probably get that K6-3+ to hit 600 if you set your motherboard jumpers to a 2x multiplier, as the processor interprets the 2x multiplier as 6x.

    By draconus January 04, 2001, 09:14 PM

    hey sapasion, I have an old pent 133, how do I go about Oc'n it to 200 just raise the frontside bus?

    By sapasion January 04, 2001, 09:16 PM

    With that cpu you can adjust the multipler as well. Since you're already at 66x2. You must raise the multiplier to 3 if you can. Very few older mobos supported higher FSB's, though a few did.

    By JediNemesis January 04, 2001, 09:21 PM

    It's in my sig. I'm sure I could get the chip to go higher, but the multiplier is maxed out and the FSB is at its limit (stabilitywise anyway). Dreams of a KT-133a/266 dance in my head.


    By NEwBoY January 04, 2001, 09:23 PM

    P3 600EB@800 using stock HSF

    By sapasion January 04, 2001, 09:24 PM

    quote:Originally posted by JediNemesis:
    It's in my sig. I'm sure I could get the chip to go higher, but the multiplier is maxed out and the FSB is at its limit (stabilitywise anyway). Dreams of a KT-133a/266 dance in my head.


    600Duron at 1050. Yup that's equal or better than most. Nice going.

    By Rogue January 04, 2001, 09:51 PM

    Well before the nultiplyers locked at 8x it was
    After they locked at 8x it's 800@880 using a 110 FSB
    Seems a waste with this cooler but the L1 Bridges refuse to unlock

    By RLX7 January 04, 2001, 10:22 PM

    Duron 650@980 with fop 32

    By Doward January 04, 2001, 10:37 PM

    Well... um..

    P75@120 <-- on a pack bell!
    K6-2 450@500
    Celeron 300A@450
    Duron 600@1000
    P2-300@338 <-- Not mine, didn't have time to max it out!
    P3-700@???? Where's my PEP66?!

    Um, I think the most fun was the P75. At 120, when 100 was the fastest out, and with no voltage or cooling!

    By The WhiteRabbit January 04, 2001, 10:51 PM

    Rogue: Have you tried cleaning and re-unlocking the processor with anything other than a pencil? Either a conductive pen or a rear window defogger repair kit from an auto parts store (they look like tiny little bottles of nail polish, and you need to trip off most of the bristles on the brush, but when you've got just a couple of bristles together, they do the trick nicely)

    I had to use the rear window defogger repair kit method because my pencil unlocking just stopped working for no apparent reason. And I wasn't about to settle for <700 MHz when I had been tooling along at better than 900!

    By SamMaster January 04, 2001, 11:12 PM

    P2 266@300

    I could've gotten better performances if I could add more power to it but my motherboard doesn't support it. Oh well...

    Now I'm waiting for the KT-133a so I can take advantage of my pc133 SDRAM.

    By ericsson January 05, 2001, 12:39 AM

    first step into overclocking (first processor and computer)

    celeron 433@566

    Pentium III 550E@802 (cA2)

    Pentium III 600E@840 (cA2)

    By Hot Rod January 05, 2001, 12:52 AM

    Well I Guess I will post Mine Because of you guys I went with your advice and bought my stuff from http://ocz.safeshopper.com/index.htm?804
    Abit-Raid KT7
    Duron 600@1000
    Gforce 2MX @215 core & 195 mem
    256 megs of Ram 133
    Kenwood 72speed
    HPackard 10*4*32 Recorder
    TV card
    crappy sound card ps ran out of money
    40G WD hard drive
    Stable as hell very happy with it THANK YOU!

    By Elxman January 05, 2001, 01:08 AM

    P2-400@412 (for some weird reason it wasn't stable anything above that but it was stable at 500mhz )
    P3-700@1050 it can prolly go higher but my memory sucks and my mobo doesn't go anything above 150mhz fsb

    By Jd January 05, 2001, 04:10 AM

    My first & only OC; celeron400@500, won't go any higher.

    By slipgun January 05, 2001, 06:57 AM

    Celeron 600@1008MHz (not impressive for a cC0 with watercooling, could hit 1.1GHz if not for a crappy mobo)

    Celeron 400@600

    And I never overclocked my old 386 and Pentium 100

    These are all the systems I've had

    By nismotech January 05, 2001, 10:05 AM

    P166@208 Intel HSF
    C400@600@2.3v GOrb
    p3450@567@2.0v Intel Hsf(can't get the intel hsf out)
    C566@892@1.7v GOrb

    By FaTs January 05, 2001, 10:15 AM

    quote:Originally posted by Hot Rod:
    Well I Guess I will post Mine Because of you guys I went with your advice and bought my stuff from http://ocz.safeshopper.com/index.htm?804
    Abit-Raid KT7
    Duron 600@1000
    Gforce 2MX @215 core & 195 mem
    256 megs of Ram 133
    Kenwood 72speed
    HPackard 10*4*32 Recorder
    TV card
    crappy sound card ps ran out of money
    40G WD hard drive
    Stable as hell very happy with it THANK YOU!

    I see we tought you well, nice work.

    By DRYNDRYN2 January 05, 2001, 10:17 AM

    I have my Celeron2 566 runing at 877 on my old ACORP 6ZX86(with a 6BX86 BIOS, to detect the copermine CPU ) mobo and sock HSF.

    By turtle_187 January 05, 2001, 10:31 AM

    my first was a K6-2 350@450. i know that sucks, but i couldn't keep it cool any higher. my current is in my sig.

    By CajnDave January 05, 2001, 10:38 AM

    My first was a P 100 to 133 on a Compaq no less.
    My biggest gain was a CII 566 to 850.
    My best, I think, is my current PIII 700 to 840 cA2 stepping.

    By FaTs January 05, 2001, 10:41 AM

    i'm selling one of my celerons (the good one ). If anyones interested it's in the classified section.

    By jeffsenter January 05, 2001, 11:41 AM

    This isn't exactly a best overclock... maybe a most futile...

    Cyrix MII 300@333
    no additional cooling... it heated things up nicely, but was stable

    By siyan_c January 05, 2001, 12:16 PM

    My friend has a PIII 500 running at 775 with OEM HSF and default voltage. I'll try for 1Ghz from my 800 once I get a FOP32/38.

    Had a PII 266 at 340 stable.


    By 100%TotallyNude January 05, 2001, 02:19 PM

    I haven't been oble to oc for sh*t, mostly becuase with my first p3 mobo I was using a 733EB on an MSI BXMaster (100 FSB). Now I have that same chip on an D815EEA, and that rom doesn't have FSB options, but at least I have 133 FSB. But soon I'll be putting a 700 cC0 on a CUSLC2-C and we'll see where I can take that. But I'd have to say my most successful over clock ever was a 486DX 66 overclocked to 133, the max clock speed that 486 boards ever did. Pretty sweet.

    By AMD_Forever January 05, 2001, 02:28 PM

    I am intel. I've taken a single core technology (p6) and gone from 233mhz to 1ghz!!

    By Bugspit January 05, 2001, 03:25 PM

    300 mhz to an insane 450, BABY!




    By joeweeze29 January 05, 2001, 03:37 PM

    Dude, How did you cool that rig?

    quote:Originally posted by FaTs:
    celeron 600@1.2ghz
    T-bird 1.1@1.2ghz

    By JediNemesis January 06, 2001, 01:12 AM

    Oh yeah, I forgot to say that originally I had my chip (see sig) overclocked to 1 GHz with the retail HSF. My best overclock though was my brother's Cellie 300A to 450. The great overclock wasn't in the chip but in that the generic 64 MB of PC 66 memory ran at 100 MHz.


    By pike January 06, 2001, 02:17 AM

    started w/cyrix p120 @133mhz but this is best so far :
    c600 cB0 @ 112mhz 1009mhz
    abit bh6 1.01
    ~.30 ounce silver/copper alloy shim
    fop32-1 w/arctic silver
    other oc's (c300a @ 450 & c366 @ 567) were great while they lasted.
    sapasion: agree, the fop32 is good,
    dropped 4-5c over coolermaster dp5

    By littlezipp January 06, 2001, 03:57 AM

    Easily got my Intel 800eb up to 1000 (6.0 x 166). Not a single problem. Ram doesn't even blink at 166 (crucial cas 2). Asus CUSL2. Does anyone know what the tolerance of a Voodoo 3 3500 card is? That is what I'm worried about.

    By FaTs January 06, 2001, 08:03 AM

    quote:Originally posted by joeweeze29:
    Dude, How did you cool that rig?

    SOme seriuos water cooling and peltiers. The rig failed on me and spilt a hose (killed my mobo) so i am back on air cooling which has a max of 1125mhz.

    By RageRidah January 06, 2001, 10:11 AM

    The only processor i've Overclocked is the one and only, Celeron 300A running at 450 MHz. I've tried to get to 504 MHz (112 * 4.5) but it just won't work.
    Still happy with my ol' Celery atleast a few weeks more...=)


    By ClawViper January 06, 2001, 03:37 PM

    Got my tbird 1000 up to 1130 by just changing the fsb to 113MHz.. (146mhz ram speed)

    Don't need any more until i get a GF2 ultra.

    T-bird 1GHz @ 1.13GHz
    A7V rev 1.02
    Mosel 256mb cas 2
    Matrox 4mb PCI oldschool!!
    IBM 75GXP 46gb
    Hitachi GD7500 DVD

    By tristis January 06, 2001, 03:46 PM

    i'm most proud of overclocking a pII 300 to 450 mhz. that was much more challenging than overclocking my current tbird to 1.2 ghz.

    By The WhiteRabbit January 06, 2001, 09:32 PM

    See my sig for my up current project, now that my FOP38-1 has arrived.

    By BigKP January 07, 2001, 01:20 PM

    I've had some luck...
    Got a Celeron 366@550, and now I have a Celeron II 566@850...(1.9v, but stable at 27C)
    I've only gone for the chips that overclock the best. it saves money, and if you research it right they will pretty much always go. Or maybe I'm just lucky...I dunno

    By Fred January 07, 2001, 06:20 PM

    K6-2 266 @ 400
    K6-3 450 @ 600
    PII 350 @ 466
    PIII 700 @ 980


    By KR02 January 07, 2001, 06:21 PM

    Cel 566 @ 1019

    By Doward January 07, 2001, 06:36 PM

    ::laughes:: Love your sig!

    By spivak January 08, 2001, 02:11 AM

    Thanks to The White Rabbit, I can update my o/c to k6-3+ 450 -> 600 with no cooling/voltage changes.

    By Sal January 08, 2001, 02:18 AM

    I just got my locked Duron 800 up to 979 w/ 122FSB 1.775v no problem w/ cooling (36c idle). Next I'll up the multiplier and see if it will go above 1 gig.

    Screen caps of wcpuid and Sandra here: http://home.earthlink.net/~alienconflict/Duron_979mhz_sandra.JPG http://home.earthlink.net/~alienconflict/Duron_979Mhz_wcpuid.jpg

    Power Mac G4 PCI 350@400 (Yikes! mobo)


    By imdriven January 18, 2001, 12:23 AM

    I am posting this message on my Celeron 300a@504 under Win2k. Runs like a charm. Had to increase core voltage to 2.05, which is just .05 over stock. The only mod was replacing the stock hs/fan with a dual fan and better heatsink (sorry, forgot the brand). Running striped SCSI/IDE drives helps alot, too.

    By bobgod007 January 18, 2001, 11:04 AM

    My Pentium 100 to 120...that was my first overclocking experience! That was over 5 years ago...ahh how I remember that, I was a tender lad of age 13. *whap* Gotta stop reminiscing, currently I've got a 1.1 to 1.25 (BIOS says 1266) stable (nothing impressive, but this is the stock AMD HSF combo the retail cpu comes with :-P), but I've knocked it down to 1.2 and will try some FSB overclocking when I can get better case cooling. Also a question, do you guys think I can get better overall speed if I goto say 11.5 or back to 11 on the multiplier and overclock the FSB? Any experiences with going to AGP 2x and pc100 on the ram and ramping up the fsb to insane speeds?

    By RPG Junkie January 18, 2001, 11:11 AM

    PIII 450@600 on a 100 mhz fsb board I am doing 133

    By MASTER_SANO January 18, 2001, 11:25 AM

    pIII Katmai 4.5*133 fsb
    mo change in votage or cooling
    140 fsb failed me crupts bios and system files

    By The WhiteRabbit January 18, 2001, 11:34 AM

    I'm up to 1066, will update my sig soon. . . (Go FOP38-1 !!!)

    By Newbie-Overclocker January 18, 2001, 12:55 PM

    my best was celeron 533a to 944Mhz my worst p2 400-404mhz and my most lucky witch I still cant beleave p3 850E @ 1.13Ghz

    By mrwhite January 18, 2001, 01:03 PM

    same as sapasion P1 120mhz to 233mhz.

    By thyowlio January 18, 2001, 02:05 PM

    Reached 1008 with a 650 slot 1 P-III!!!
    Failed 1008 with a 650 fcpga P-III even reachin 933
    Now 700@1030 solid as a rock!

    By syk0 January 18, 2001, 06:21 PM

    I have my p3-600e @ 800 (6 X 133), but I want it higher than that..I made a post in the main Overclocking forum for that.

    By stang66200 January 18, 2001, 06:40 PM

    Celeron 2 533@720 (stable). It will go up to 800, but has a little problem with locking up in games. I think it needs some more burn in time.

    By djocyko January 18, 2001, 06:43 PM

    c366 to 456 (5.5*83)
    regular OEM fan, no gel, if I recall.

    I can't get it to run at 100Mhz bus. It doesn't even beep on startup. Oh well. All changes tomrrow (see sig).

    By marv January 18, 2001, 06:43 PM

    cBO cel.600@928 with Abit BX6 R2 and Retail HSF

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