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AMD processor upgrade on EX470 RRS feed

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  • Just to let you know, all went very well, the system just feels a little more easier to work with, "smoother" from what I can see. CPU temp at the moment is around 33 to 35, with the system temp remaining at a constant 35C. Use Artic Clean for preping the installation of the new CPU and use Artic Silver 5, works very well and promises a clean installation.

    Noted that it will take around 200hrs for the Artic Silver 5 to bed it self in.

    Performed the 2Gb memory upgrade too.

    I followed the great instructions found at http://www.homeserverhacks.com/search/label/hardware

    Just wanted all to know that its well worth performing the upgrade for a great performance boost.




    • Edited by Neil Parmar Friday, January 2, 2009 8:15 PM
    Friday, January 2, 2009 3:06 PM

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  • Actually - an upgrade to 2 MB memory would be an interesting thing, if the system would still work after that  ;-)
    Friday, January 2, 2009 7:02 PM
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  • oops! lol... 2Gb, I hear you... guess the excitement got to me....


    Friday, January 2, 2009 8:14 PM