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24 Jan 2013   #1

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Overclocking help please?! :)

hey guys right now im stuck and ive seen video's about getting there Intel Pentium duel core E5700 processor overclocked from 3.00ghz to 3.4ghz..i was wondering how do i go about this as im a complete noob for doing so, i know it has to be done in the bios settings...(ps sorry i posted it in the wrong section earlier)

Processor.
3.00 gigahertz Intel Pentium Dual-Core
64 kilobyte primary memory cache
2048 kilobyte secondary memory cache
64-bit ready
Multi-core (2 total)
Not hyper-threaded

Main Circuit Board
Board: ASRock G41M-VS3.
Bus Clock: 200 megahertz
BIOS: American Megatrends Inc. P1.50 07/08/2011

Memory: 6144 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory
PSU: 700 watts

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

24 Jan 2013   #2

 

The G41 chipset is no good for overclocking (I personally wouldn't attempt it because it can provide nothing but headaches). To make matters worse, ASRock's 775 motherboards were not good for overclocking at all. On top of all that, Micro ATX boards for socket 775 were generally not good for overclocking either. So I think it would be better to not attempt it.

If you're in doubt about my advice, then I recommend asking for help over on Overclock.net. One thing you'll be told is that your best bet is to find a motherboard that has either the P35 or P45 chipset. The P45 chipset is noticeably better for overclocking.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Jan 2013   #3

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CrisyyNova View Post
hey guys right now im stuck and ive seen video's about getting there Intel Pentium duel core E5700 processor overclocked from 3.00ghz to 3.4ghz..i was wondering how do i go about this as im a complete noob for doing so, i know it has to be done in the bios settings...(ps sorry i posted it in the wrong section earlier)

Processor.
3.00 gigahertz Intel Pentium Dual-Core
64 kilobyte primary memory cache
2048 kilobyte secondary memory cache
64-bit ready
Multi-core (2 total)
Not hyper-threaded

Main Circuit Board
Board: ASRock G41M-VS3.
Bus Clock: 200 megahertz
BIOS: American Megatrends Inc. P1.50 07/08/2011

Memory: 6144 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory
PSU: 700 watts
Hi,
for a 400 MHz increase, you will not see any performance increase, so I suggest you to keep your CPU at standard clocks since your motherboard isn't really designed for overclock.

Keep in mind that overclocking your CPU, also your FSB and RAM will be overclocked, so you need a good motherboard and RAM to perform a decent overclock.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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