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    Question Opteron 144 CABNE 0540 & CAB2E 0540 - How do they compare?

    I did a search on this and did not find definite results. I've got 3 CAB2E 0540's coming in tomorrow, and I'm wondering how they will overclock compared to the CABNE 0540.

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    If I remember correctly, the later weeks of the CABNE stepping weren't too great, so the CAB2E should be better. Nothing is better than the early CABNE steppings though. I think the 0540 was the later week for CABNE but I might be wrong.
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    for week 40, i know the cabyes were hot (not literally)... for 28, cabnes were good. donno about week 44s yet
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    Hmm, for some reason I thought CAB2E 0540 was one of the best, maybe from godman's overclock.

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    Quote Originally Posted by blackfury
    Hmm, for some reason I thought CAB2E 0540 was one of the best, maybe from godman's overclock.
    I'm finding mine may be a champion OCer. Hoping for 800-1000Mhz OC. So far I have gone 500Mhz without any trouble.

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