1. X

    First time doing OC. Q9550 + EP45-DS3L

    Hello Overclock.net :wave2 This is my very first time experimenting with this new world of OC'ing and i'm looking forward to get lots of experience with it. I'm open minded and ready for the challenge so lets go! My plan is to use my system as a guinea pig since in a few months I will buy a new...
  2. bullydog

    Worth the wait for 65w Q9550"s"

    Hey folks not too sure any1 is aware that the coming Core 2 Quads coming in Jan 2009 will be more engery efficient...TDP reduced to 65w only!!! Do u think these Chips will overclock further than the current E0 steppings? Is it worth the wait for another 2 months before it gets released...
  3. R

    Overclocking a Q9550

    Right this is doing my noodle in... Ive got a: Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 2.86ghz Asus P5E3 Premium x48 8gb DDR3 Corsair XMS3 DHX PC3-12800 1600mhz 9-9-9-24 (upto 1.8v) http://www.corsair.com/_datasheets/TW3X4G1600C9DHX.pdf Now.... With most of the extensive BIOS settings on auto I can clock...
  4. kaganader

    Anybody have the Q9450 or Q9550?

    was wondering how good the Q9450 and the Q9550 overclock, ive read online people getting the 9450 to 3.6. on the Q9550 I haven't found any info on it really and was wondering if anyone in the community has one and played around with it.