Intel 975XBX motherboard pencil overclocking

Posted on Wednesday, July 12 2006 @ 6:11 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
VR-Zone learns you how to use a pencil to give the Intel 975XBX motherboard some more overclocking potential:
The Intel 975XBX Board has risen in popularity in the past few months, not just among the mainstream users but also among the enthusiast and overclockers. It is not just one of the first few boards to support the upcoming Intel Core 2 Duo Processors, but also the most overclockable Intel motherboard to date. As a motherboard targeted at the mainstream consumers however, it is quite limited in the voltage options offered in the BIOS, particularly the Memory Voltage. Shaky hands and the soldering iron is a big risk for a hard modification... perhaps you can handle a sharpened pencil better instead?
Check it out over here.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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