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    On my 5900x I'm running 150/115/130 I see 5Ghz boost with an occasional 5.05Ghz, R23 runs 4.65-4.8 depending on the core. I'll have to run a Linpack to compare. My goal was to find the sweet spot between performance and efficiency.
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    All your turbo speeds will be thermally limited. As a [H]ardOCP member and gamer type It doesn't make sense to spend $550 on a processor and leave 10%+ of the processor's potential performance on the floor. Unless you don't care about clock...
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    PPT 150 TDC 115 EDC 130 These settings will limit your processor to approx 150 watts. That'll keep you at or near 80c with most of the decent air-cooled heatsinks. You can push PPT higher, but your temps will rise as well. With my older...
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    Try these settings: PPT 150 TDC 115 EDC 130 You should see a 7c drop on Air before you touch the processor voltage.
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    Mackintire replied to the thread Begun the AM5 Wars Have.....
    Yeah, the Asus motherboard without the Wifi and built-in Ethernet was $40 more. The number of slots was also the same across all 4 variations of this motherboard. I chose the motherboard based on cost, stability and what items I...
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    Mackintire replied to the thread Begun the AM5 Wars Have.....
    I remember the Abit BP6. I also owned an EPOX board which was another of those exceedingly awesome boards from yester-year. But in regards to the 2.5Gbe post near the beginning of the thread, my brand new Asus TUF Gaming X570 Pro Wifi has...
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