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My proplem with phenom X2 550

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January 23, 2010 6:16:57 PM

hello i have phenom x2 550 be i try to unlock the cores to make quad but when i did restart
everything was good but not boot to my windows i dont know whay i have before phenom x3 720
and i maked quad but now phenom 550 not work

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a c 160 à CPUs
January 23, 2010 6:19:52 PM

Every cpu is different. Some won't post when you try to unlock the cores due to instability. The cores are usually disabled for a reason.
January 23, 2010 6:24:35 PM

but i saw in you tube more then 20 videos abut thise cpu and all thise
unlocked and my temp on 3.1 Ghz and stock cooler 57. and fuul load i get 75
is that normal ithink that mach for phenom chip
a c 83 à CPUs
January 23, 2010 7:18:53 PM

Some chips are disabled because they are faulty, some are disabled just to meet demand. When you buy an X2 or X3, it's possible that the core is really faulty, or it's possible that they will work. It's really a gamble, if you needed a quad, you should have bought a quad.
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