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Q9550 Oc

Discussion in 'Overclocking & Cooling' started by BradleyKZN, Apr 14, 2009.

  1. BradleyKZN

    BradleyKZN New Member

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    Do you guys think its ok to overclock my cpu to 3ghz if my cpu is running at 60 degrees on load already?
     
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    UMM no
    i would get a better cooler if your at 60
     
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    Well, it wouldn't hurt if you tried to see what the temps are when you hit 3ghz. With a Q9550, you should be able to hit 3ghz on stock everything. So, I say try

    But, I really wouldn't do any ocing above that without a cooler. Once you start playing with volts, it will start getting hot.
     
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    Yeah I just need to take to 3GHZ to remove any bottleneck and to get over 15000 3Dmark06 points :D
     

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