sempron 2400+ overclocking with via vt8378a chipset

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I would like to overclock my pc, I have a rough idea of what is
involved but it is always good to ask someone who has already done

Here is a print of cpu-z report

Name    AMD Sempron
Code Name    Thoroughbred
Specification    AMD Sempron(tm) 2400+
Family / Model / Stepping    6 8 1
Extended Family / Model    7 8
Package    Socket A
Core Stepping    B0
Technology    0.13
Supported Instructions Sets    MMX, Extended MMX, 3DNow!, Extended
3DNow!, SSE
CPU Clock Speed    1650.1 MHz
Clock multiplier    x 10.0
Front Side Bus Frequency    165.0 MHz
Bus Speed    330.0 MHz
L1 Data Cache    64 KBytes, 2-way set associative, 64 Bytes line size
L1 Instruction Cache    64 KBytes, 2-way set associative, 64 Bytes line
L2 Cache    256 KBytes, 16-way set associative, 64 Bytes line size
L2 Speed    1650.1 MHz (Full)
L2 Location    On Chip
L2 Data Prefetch Logic    yes
L2 Bus Width    64 bits
Mainboard and chipset    
Motherboard manufacturer    
Motherboard model    ,
BIOS vendor    Phoenix Technologies, LTD
BIOS revision    6.00 PG
BIOS release date    09/17/2004
Chipset    VIA KM400 rev. 0
Southbridge    VIA VT8237 rev. 0
Sensor chip    IT 8712
DRAM Size    512 MBytes
DRAM Frequency    165.0 MHz
FSB:DRAM    1:1
DRAM Interleave    4-way
CAS# Latency    2.5 clocks
RAS# to CAS#    3 clocks
RAS# Precharge    2 clocks
Cycle Time (TRAS)    6 clocks
# of memory modules    2
Module 0    DDR-SDRAM PC2100 - 256 MBytes
Module 1    DDR-SDRAM PC2100 - 256 MBytes

Any advice willingly accepted

Re: sempron 2400+ overclocking with via vt8378a chipset

On Wed, 04 May 2005 20:28:59 +0000, soddit wrote:

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CPU clock speed is the result of the Multiplier x FSB clock. Your
multiplier is locked at 10x so all you can do is raise FSB clock. Now
since the Sempron starts out a 166MHz default that doesn't leave much room
to overclcock. Now if your MB supports a 200MHz FSB, you can get 2000MHz
out of the Sempron 2400+ buy using that, This will basically give you an
Athlon XP 2400+. You'll be hard pressed to get much more than that, If you
can even get that with your MB. Don't think your board supports a 200MHz
FSB. Don't know who recommneded the Socket A Sempron to you, but they
didn't do you any favors. See Sempron in link below.

Abit KT7-Raid (KT133) Tbred B core CPU @2400MHz (24x100FSB)
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Verizon server

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