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Thread: Legendary overclocker Duck hits 7.3GHz with i5 655K

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    Default Legendary overclocker Duck hits 7.3GHz with i5 655K

    Source:http://www.hwbot.org/article/newsfla...z_with_i5_655k

    For me, the "wow, that's amazing"-bar is probably set a little higher than most of you as I spend most of my day at this site where I come across a lot of crazy overclocking results.

    Then comes this ...

    Honestly, this was the first time in a long time that the only said the works "Holy -bleep-" out loud sitting behind the screen ... simply amazing!

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    Wow impressive OC

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    Those high overclocks do not impress me. I like to see the highest folks can do and run stable 24/7... But thanks for the story.

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    2v for Vcore, it's must be on L2

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    Was that overclock stable?????

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    The new P55 board we just got from ECS they claim you can hit 5 GHz on air with the K chip . I have to admit that ECS has come a long way with this new board, Jake should be publishing the review in a week or two maybe sooner

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    The new P55 board we just got from ECS they claim you can hit 5 GHz on air with the K chip . I have to admit that ECS has come a long way with this new board, Jake should be publishing the review in a week or two maybe sooner
    5 GHz? Do they make an equivalent 1366 board?

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    Joel, as far as I know they only have the new LGA 1156 board, but it's a really nice board, I'll email you a photo

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    Stable..........it only needs to be "stable" long enough to validate a CPU-Z result

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    Joel, as far as I know they only have the new LGA 1156 board, but it's a really nice board, I'll email you a photo
    That is a sweet looking board with lots of goodies also, but it looks awesome. I got the email did you get the link i sent ya Stan?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skyguy View Post
    Stable..........it only needs to be "stable" long enough to validate a CPU-Z result
    LOL!

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    Yeah I just answered your email

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    Here is a video of the 7.3GHz by the Legendary Duck!


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOfHN_MV8yc

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    Most excellent.

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