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CPU Overclocking

  1. FreedomEclipse

    help with 8600/8700k/coffeelake overclocking

    Ive not been hip or with it for the last few generations. Ive ran my 3930k for 6 years and SB/IB chips were easy as chicken salad to OC. Ive now got a 8600k and while I have a general idea of what i should be looking for in the bios to OC there are certain thing that have been added that Im not...
  2. M

    Can't overclock northbridge

    Every time I try to modify northbridge in BIOS, nothing happens, even worst, my RAM is going from DUAL channel to SINGLE channel. Even if I change my NB to 2200+, in the Windows it boots and CPU-Z shows 1999.9MHz and RAM going from DUAL Channel to Single. The moderboard is M5A78L-M LX3 latest...
  3. bubuie

    i7 7700k overclocking help required

    Hey guys , how are you? so I am newbie to overclocking have done some in past but i dont tend to do it without knowing what to do , what values to put etc atm I have i7 7700k on Asus Z270 Maximus IX hero, what settings should i put in BIOS to overclock it on 5 ghz? what options i should enable...
  4. M

    Problem when overclocking a FX-8320E

    I'm trying to push my CPU to the limit. I'm currently running stable at 4.5GHz @ 1.4v with LLC on Medium in the bios. The motherboard I have is a GA-970A-UD3P. The problem I have is that when I try to push the multiplier higher than 22x my PC won't boot and I'll have a screen telling me that...
  5. A

    Need help with undervolting

    System: asus x553ma CPU: pentium n3540 (2.16 with 2.66 turbo) GPU: integrated Recently i noticed this netbook having home temp issues so i tried to reapply thermal paste, but i wasn't able to unscrew the heatsink, so i decided to let it be till i get some professional help. Then yesterday i came...
  6. M

    AMD FX Overclock

    Hi guys! I'm having an ASUS M5A78L-M LX3 and a FX 6300 with stock cooler. So, first of all, with 1.35V I can get 4.2 GHz and while playing CS:GO and USING all cores I get 60-65*C, and while playing a CPU intensive game I get a maximum of 70C. But i have a problem. I set my HT to 2600MHz (maximum...
  7. Januka.OC

    INTEL Overclocking Advice

    What is this VID Voltage? Vcore in 1.344 but VID core voltage go up to 1.400 why? Explained please. Moderator edit - This was another thread regarding Undervolting. Sorry thread continuity got screwed up a bit. How to Undervolt i7 7700k CPU? or any CPU which one should i use for that...
  8. NdMk2o1o

    4.1ghz overclock on r5 1600, new personal record :)

    High volts but on stock cooling :)
  9. Januka.OC

    X.M.P effect CPU Temps Solution?

    Hi im new here. I hope you guys help me. Recently i have an issue and i try to fix it, no matter what i do when i enabled X.M.P CPU Temps will up to between 10c - 12c. Why???? :( I'm 5Ghz OC but still not stable. Im at 1.380V i can run few minutes but Not long, before i stable it i want to...
  10. Tiamat

    OC Ryzen 5 1400 3.7Ghz

    Hello guys! I recently got a Ryzen 5 1400 and i've been trying some OC with it. Can u help me? So, i'm not trying to break any records, but i'm trying to see how much can i OC ryzen SAFELY, for a long time (years) OC. I'm making some tests and trying to understand the behavior of my Gigabyte...
  11. Tiamat

    Everything OK? OC i5 2400

    Hello guys! I'm new in OC and i'm trying to get my first spets on my old i5 2400. I'm not trying to break any records here; just trying to learn for now. I'm using a Gigabyte GA-Z68MA-D2H-B3 and Hyper TX3 cooler and 2x "Corsair Value Select VS2GB1333D3" and 1x "Kingston 99U5474-016.A00LF" DIMM4...
  12. F

    Need advice overclocking ram

    Hi all, i need some help with my ram. I recently buld up my new rig, 8700k plus 2 x 16 GB trident Z 3200 cas15 on a maximus x hero (i know, they are tooooo expensive but i bought one year ago at a much better price and keep them locked till now :D) The ram are given for a 1.35 V voltage, i...
  13. U

    Overclock how to AMD 3200+ 754 MSI K8MM-V ? (2005 model)

    Hello How to make it ? Needing a simple step by step guide for amateur ? Vintage 2005 computer: MSI K8MM-V (micro ATX) AMD 64 3200+(2,2GHz) socket 754 Venice TDP=59W 2x1gb Hynix memory DDR400 PC3200 Basic 400W Colorsit Power supply Air flow should be as today's high standard: + CPU cooler...
  14. F

    DRAM Ratio

    How do i change my FSB DRAM Ratio, since the one the board is setting is absurd? I want to change it to like 1:2 for my RAM to set at 1866mhz.
  15. Vayra86

    i7 8700K, 8600K, 7700K Overclock results

    Looking to share RESULTS, SCREENSHOTS & knowledge. Anything Coffee Lake and Kaby Lake goes & keep it on topic. I want condensed, useful info here. i7 8700k + AsRock Fatal1ty K6 + beQuiet Dark Rock Pro 3: Current setup: 5.0 Ghz 4-core boost, 4.9 Ghz 6-core boost, HT OFF, AVX Offset 2. 1.36v -...
  16. B

    Please help a newb under/over volt/clock PLEASE

    Hi, I have been dealing with thermal throttling for about 2.5 years now, I have tried repasting chips with top notch stuff, laptop cooling pad, external housefan etc etc I have a Lenovo y510p i7 4700mq with SLI 750m video cards and if i run 2.4ghz across all 4 phys cores *8* if u include...
  17. P

    Guys, I'm in need of your wisdom.. 2600k and Z77 OCF board overclocking...

    Hi all :) I've had this combo for a while in fact probably well over a year and I remember getting stuck with this issue before hand but I can't remember for the life of me what I did to fix the problem.. The problem is... Anytime I try an overclock on the multi its stuck at 40x. The vcore...
  18. A

    Cannot get ThrottleStop to actually change FIVR

    Hello All, Attempting to undervolt with ThrottleStop. Set the Undervolt to 125mv, which should work, and applied. Saw no temp difference, so I set the undervolt to -1000mv, which should immediately crash the computer. However, it did not crash the computer, suggesting the FIVR did not change...
  19. A

    i7, 6700K, I reached 5ghz!

    hey guys just want to share that i managed to get 5ghz with my chip. iv tired a few times and failed.. Alot. i read up and looked at other peoples overclock's to get there 5ghz. and its helped me. if been running at 5ghz for 4 days now, its not going to be my final overclock but this was just a...
  20. K

    Xeon X5675 OC to 4.2 settings?

    Hello this is my first time OCing a CPU, did some research and got it to 4.2Ghz... seems stable did run PRIME95 and played games for couple of hrs and no BSOD. Temps are pretty good around 40c Idle and low 70s at 100%. I was just wondering if everything looks okay? or should i try some other...
  21. R

    Throttlestop overclocking Desktop PCs

    Myself and a few others have used Throttlestop software and unlocked CPUs to overclock OEM locked BIOS PCs. Throttlestop was designed for underclocking, and undevolting laptop computers to extend battery life. It also allows full control of Voltage and multiplier on unlocked CPUs. There is a...
  22. dalekdukesboy

    X79 and/or rampage IV OC'ing thread for those of us still left....

    I can't find anything resembling "new" threads or even replies to old threads about poor, little neglected x79 and 2011 v1! users not 2011-3 threads which I'm sure are all over those who still have money to upgrade an entire system...which currently I don't. So I got my system tweaked with new...
  23. F

    Deliding and lapping my i5 3570K - lowering my temps

    I started with the following situation when it came to overclocking my CPU And that is using a 240mm AIO cooler running full tilt (with 2 fans - have to mod my case first a little, before I can mount the other 2 fans the way I want) . As you can see I m nearing the 80°C mark, making any...
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