Originally Posted by OTSS
I seen people with similar set up as me but they can get there CPU to 3.8 or 4Ghz and there video card up to 850/1120. They say there on air and there 3dmark06 scores are around 17000. It doesn't really make sense to me.
They're called "suicide runs" everything is maxed out, they're probably getting artifacts all over the place and sitting there sh1tting bricks until the 3DMark has finished. The video cards probably have third party coolers too, like Zalman VF1000's or similar.
Definitely not 24/7 clocks.