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Windows 7: Want to overclock my i7 920 to 3.8ghz

15 Apr 2012   #1

Window 7 Home premium 64 bit
Want to overclock my i7 920 to 3.8ghz

Hey guys, I'm trying to overclock my cpu to 3.8ghz since I'm playing a Cpu intensive game (Flight Simulator X). I am fully aware that i could easily fry one of my component if i don't do this right or if i lack in a good air ventilation system. My specs are
Window 7 home premium 64 bit
Memory : 1.15 TB
Ram: 12GB Dominator GT kit for triple channel systems, 2000MHz, 9-10-9-27, 1.65V
Video card: Dual Ati Radeon 5970
Power Supply: 1200
Cpu: i7 920 2.6ghz (Liquid Cooled)

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15 Apr 2012   #2

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Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit

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17 Apr 2012   #3

Windows 7 64bit Ultimate SP1, VMware Windows 7 64bit Ultimate SP1

Guide to Overclocking the Core I7 920 or 930 to 4.0ghz

Have a read of this. it should help you.

Click my sig. i run my 920 @ 3.8Ghz since it only needs 1.2vcore.
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