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Windows 7: Overclock!!!!!!!!

2 Weeks Ago   #1
ianbrylle29

windoows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 
Overclock!!!!!!!!

Hi guys!
I wanted to know if my pc is safe for overclocking.
These are the specs"

I3 2120
GTX 430
asrock H51m-dgs
6gb ram

I have read and watched tips on overclocking but I am afraid that it might burn my cpu.
My system is old but hopefully it can be overclocked hehehe :P


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2 Weeks Ago   #2
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Overclocking what ? An i3 ?

Don`t even try, only K version cpu`s can be OC`d, your cores are locked from the factory.

Start doing some research. If you want more speed purchase an i5 if that board supports one.

According to the specs it can use a 2nd or 3rd generation i5 or i7 K version chip

ASRock > H61M-DGS

An i5 3570K would be all you need. And there is no reason to OC it, just raise the turbo speed in the bios.

http://ark.intel.com/products/65520/...up-to-3_80-GHz

Or just try to find an i5 3570

http://ark.intel.com/products/65702/...up-to-3_80-GHz

And 6 GB is a strange amount of memory to be runing, you should have at least 8 GB total, a 2 x 4GB matched set.
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2 Weeks Ago   #3
RoasterMen

Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Are you planning to game on this? And there's no GTX 430 but only a GT 430.

You can OC that thing but as AddRAM said, it's not worth the risk.

Intel Core i3-2120 3.3GHz Sandy Bridge Processor Review - Page 17 of 18 - Legit ReviewsIntel Core i3-2120 Overclocking
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2 Weeks Ago   #4
ianbrylle29

windoows 7 ultimate 64bit
 
 

Thanks guys! Glad i was able to ask 1st hehehehe :P
Well atleast I can play dota 2 and paladdin.

BETTER TO BUY NEW MOTHERBOARD AND VIDEOCARD instead ^_^v

THANKS GUYS!
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