how to overclock amd phenom ii x4 965 black edition

What’s the price of an AMD Phenom II X4 965?

Today AMD is releasing a revised Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition processor. The TDP has been lowered from 140W to 125W, and also happens to be the new C3 stepping. Along with this new processor launch the prices for the 965’s have been lowered to an expected price of $195 USD, a savings of about $20. New Phenom II X4 965 Processor:

Which is the maximum overclock on Phenom II X4 955 be?

Phenom II X4 955 BE Maximum Overclock on Stock Voltages. Our maximum overclock on stock Core VID with the X4 955 BE resulted in a 3.8GHz clock speed at a respectable 2606MHz HT link speed and Northbridge clock at 2606MHz. Memory speed is set to DDR3-1336 at 6-6-6-18 1T on 1.50V. The primary voltages settings were left at auto in the BIOS.

Why is my AMD Phenom II not overclocking?

As soon as we began increasing its CPU core multiplier (“Adjust CPU Ratio” below) however, we found that the CPU cooler simply couldn’t keep up with four cores at full load and our selected voltage.

Is the AMD Phenom II 940 Black Edition unlocked?

There are many ways to juice up this unlocked black edition CPU. It is relatively easy to jump it up to 3.5 or 3.6 Ghz. Without overclocking it is still a fast CPU that is a great value for the money. The 940 is special because, unlike most Phenom IIs, it rests in an AM2+ motherboard and uses DDR2 memory.

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