After a day of tweaking happyness we GoT it
Making the Ministry of Overclocking Crew the fastest A64 Newcastle as far as we know
And with as guest
All this started this morning @ 11.00 when the crew gathered. We finished the Dry Ice container at and started to setup the system. In the afternoon the system was ready for benching.
Mobo : Epox 8kda3+
Mem : OCZ EB PC3700
proc : A64 NC 3400+
Too bad we couldn't get any decent results with this setup. After a few tries the Windows install got corrupt and we had to reinstall, which failed upto three times. We got really sick of it and changed the mobo for a DFI NF3-250 Ultra.
In the late afternoon we made progress having 2 systems benching. The system mentioned above and the system of Fewture with
To our regrets the system of Few didn't live up to our expectations, also troubles of the Windows install. So we decided to give it another go with a DFI infinity tomorrow. So we hope to post more results of it tomorrow...
After a few succesfull runs with the A64 setup we finally reached 40.59. Giving us the fastest Athlon 64 Newcastle ranking with only 0.4 seconds to go for the fastest non FX proc
The pics (bad quality )
There have been made more pics of this day which will hopefully be posted soon