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Anddos

New Member
Joined
Oct 11, 2002
Location
uk
Help

ok this is my first time understanding overclocking
heres the stats from bios which i wrotw down

current cpu temp 40.oc/104 f
current system temp 27.oc.80 f
current cpufan 5285

vcore 1.82v
3.3v 3.35
5v 4.58
12v 12.48v

SPREAd spectrum modulated

Enable of disable?

Iwill micro stepping

CPU clock 100
cpu clock ratio AUTO
CPU vcore setting AUTO

CPU is AMD bird 1.2 ghz
mobo setting is on 100 mhz and not 133
cause i dont know what its for?

the mobo i have is

Processor
Supports Socket A for AMD Athlon and Duron Processors
Supports Athlon Processors from 700 MHz to 1.2 GHz and Higher
Supports Duron Processors from 600 MHz to 800 MHz and Higher
Supports Adjustable Vcore & VIO

Chipset
VIA Apollo KT133A Chipset (North Bridge Controller)
VIA VT82C686B Chipset (South Bridge Controller)
AMI® MG80649 ATA/100 IDE RAID Chip
C-Media CMI8378 Sound Chip

Bus Frequency
Supports DDR 266/200 MHz FSB
MicroStepping Iwill CPU Frequency Setting
Bye-Bye Jumper Iwill Smart Setting (Software CPU Frequency Setting)

System Memory
3 x 168-pin DIMM Sockets Support up to 1.5 GB of PC133 Memory
Supports PC133/PC100 SDRAM and VCM Memory Types
Supports 64/128/256/512 MB SDRAM Modules
Supports 3.3V Unbuffered/Registered DIMM

On Board IDE RAID
AMI® ATA/100 IDE RAID Controller
Dual ATA/100 IDE Channels
RAID 0, 1, 0+1 Functions

On Board IDE
Dual ATA 100/66/33 IDE Channels
Supports ATAPI IDE CD-ROM, ZIP-100 & LS-120

Audio
C-Media® CMI-87383D Sound Chip
4.1 Channel Hardware Sound
32-voice HRTF-base 3D Positional Audio
Supports Microsoft® DirectSoundTM and Aureal® A3D
Supports EAX (Environmental Audio eXtension) Sound Effects

I/O Interface
1 x FDD (Floppy Port)
4 x ATA/100 IDE Ports
1 x PS/2 Keyboard (supports auto swapping)
1 x PS/2 Mouse (supports auto swapping)
1 x Parallel Port
2 x Serial Ports
4 x USB Ports (2 x optional)
3 x Audio Ports (Line-IN/Line-OUT/MIC)
1 x Game/MIDI Port
1 x Chassis Intrusion Header
1 x Internal IR Header
1 x SMBus Header

Expansion Slots
1 x AGP Slot (AGP 4X/2X Mode; 32-bit/66 MHz AGP Protocol)
6 x PCI 2.2 Bus Master Slots
1 x ISA Slot

BIOS
2 Mb EEPROM with Flash Protection
"Bye-Bye Jumper" Iwill Smart Setting
PC99 Compliant
Supports Plug and Play (PnP)
Supports ACPI 1.0
Supports APM 1.2
Supports DMI 2.1

Power Management
RTC Alarm
Wake ON LAN (WOL)
Wake ON Modem (WOM)
Windows 2000/98/95 Power Off

Board Size
ATX Form Factor - 305mm x 240mm

Special Utilities
Acrobat Reader
Audio Rack Sound Utility
Auto Run Iwill Power Installer CD with Tools and Manual
Hardware Monitoring Utility
Trend-Micro Full-function PC-Cillin Anti-Virus Program
AMI IDE RAID Easy Setup using simple configuration utilities

Package Contents
1 x Iwill KK266-R Motherboard
1 x User Manual
1 x Iwill Power Installer CD
2 x ATA/100 IDE Cables
1 x Floppy Cable

what do i do plz someone explain in great detail for me to understand thx
and what do u think i can get my 1.2 ghz running at ?
 

WyrmMaster

I'm a little teapot Senior
Joined
Dec 17, 2000
Location
Montana, USA
What kind of memory do you have?

As for the cpu, it really depends on the chip. Some will go quite high, i think some have gotten that chip over 1.5ghz (maybe higher, im not sure) Other chips wont overclock much at all. What is the stepping printed on the chip? It should be a 4 letter code like AXIA (a good stepping) or some other code. The stepping code is in the upper left corner of the core. If you have the system all assembled with a heatsink alread on it then you probably dont need to take it apart.

Your tempetures look pretty good, but remember that those are not load temps, only bios idle temps, so if you start overclocking and putting a load on the cpu they will go up. Also, what kind of cooling do you have.?

The 100 vs 133 setting is your fsb. Right now it is running at 100 fsb x 12 multiplyer for a speed of 1200mhz. If you could run at 133 then it would be 133x12 for 1596. It is unlickly that your chip will go that fast without really good cooling though.