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What overclock could I get with this ram?

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Dec 17, 2000
Portland, OR
Nobody can tell you if your 920 can hit 4.0GHz, nor can we tell you if the RAM you linked to is capable of running any higher than DDR3-1600MHz at SPD / XMP Profile settings or default DRAM voltage of 1.65V. Considering a 200MHz BCLK running a DRAM ratio of 2:8, for an effective DRAM frequency of 1600MHz at 8-8-8-24. You may be able to clock the RAM at between 1700 and 1800MHz at 9-9-9-24 (w/ possibly higher tRAS and / or looser sub-timings) for example, depending on the quality of the sticks.


Nov 15, 2009
No overclock is guaranteed, let alone 'easily.' While many i7 920 D0 CPUs have hit 4.0GHz+, do not take this as given. There are always exceptions and batches are no longer accurate indicators either. That being said, the Corsair RAM you selected is good.