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Old 30-09-18, 12:13 PM
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It's a Spectre patch, so I was correct. These patches close off junctions in the CPU and make them function differently, so I would imagine that is why they make OCs unstable.


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Old 18-10-18, 12:15 AM
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Bit of a bump but yeah after reinstalling a new windows 10 it turned out the newly tweaked microcode released a while back shaved 400mhz of my OC on my i7 6800k, did some research and managed to find a somewhat tricky solution but works fine, replaced a Dll without the microcode stuff and my oc was back.
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