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ASRock X299 OC Formula Motherboard Review (Page 7)

Steven Bassiri | Oct 9, 2017 at 10:35 am CDT - 0 mins, 34 secs time to read this page
Rating: 93%Manufacturer: ASRock

Overclocking Results

CPU Overclocking

ASRock X299 OC Formula Motherboard Review 68 | TweakTown.comASRock X299 OC Formula Motherboard Review 69 | TweakTown.com

We have switched out the 7900X for the 7960X for the new 2nd wave of X299 motherboards, as the 7960X puts a lot more strain on the overclocking capabilities of the motherboard. We set VCCIN of 2.1v with VCore of 1.195v, set LLC to mode 2, XMP to enable, and then we just save and exit. We did have a fan over the VRM as our system sat on an open-air test bench.

Memory Overclocking

G.Skill TridentZ RGB 32GB (4x8GB) 3600MHz Kit:

As you can see above, this kit runs fine with XMP on the X299 OC Formula.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Steven Bassiri

Steven went from a fledgling forum reader in 2003 to one of the internet's brightest tech stars by 2010. Armed with an information systems degree, a deep understanding of circuitry, and a passion for tech, Steven (handle Sin0822) enjoys sharing his deep knowledge with others. Steven details products down to the component level to highlight seldom explained, and often misunderstood architectures. Steven is also a highly decorated overclocker with several world records.

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