Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Post Your Overclock!

14 Dec 2011   #991
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sygnus21 View Post
The only BSOD I've had since this system was put together came from a game - Skyrim
There were periods where BSOD's were practically my wallpaper

Quote:
Anyway you guys enjoy your new systems while stick with my i7-950 system a lil longer
1366 is still a damn powerhouse - Those on 775 are really only starting to notice the limitations now. You've got plenty of miles left in yours

The main reason I went with SB was because of the impulse buy of my Lian Li case (and I needed a distraction at the time). I was going to do an X79 build but realised 'mainstream' is enough for me these days. I'm in no rush to go back to dual/multi card setups and I'm over being 'ahead' by being an early adopter.

(I even toyed with idea of a Bulldozer build - then it was released... )

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by A Guy View Post
I only use one avatar except at Christmas time. I'm old school

A Guy
This is probably the only forum I regularly change my avatar - don't know why


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
14 Dec 2011   #992
vierasniper

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

I just hit the tpu switch on my mobo and it oc'd mine to 4.3 at 100% load my temps don't go past 62. Are those good temps? I'm on a simple hyper 212. I'm not like a pro at oc'ing, I remembered my board had a switch and I flipped it lol. I ran prime 95 for like 2 hours I think and it was looking good. I got a bsod but that was totally my fault. Ima run it longer when I get some time, but from what I saw it was going good

My Evo sent this on its own.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #993
smarteyeball

 
 

Temps are perfectly fine, but I'd definitely check what all the voltages are being set too. Asus boards like to overvolt.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

14 Dec 2011   #994
vierasniper

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Yeah I heard about that. I didn't even check, gaahh. My eyes were on the temps and I was putting stuff into my lexa s. Ill check and see next time I boot up

My Evo sent this on its own.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #995
GianniDPC

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Lol I was overclocking a computer of a friend and look xd: it ran stable temps where ok any higher than that BSOD's the Pc

This overclock is on air !


Attached Images
Post Your Overclock!-extreme-overclock.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #996
smarteyeball

 
 

I'm sure your friend would be delighted to see the amount of volts you're pumping through that thing... on air
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #997
sygnus21

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
I'm sure your friend would be delighted to see the amount of volts you're pumping through that thing... on air


Yeah.... Intel only recommends a voltage between 0.800 - 1.375. You're pushing 1.54volts! Wow...... - Intel® Core

You sure about those temps?


@ smarteye, yeah I'm happy with my system and you're right it has a lot left. Anyway If I had a better after market CPU cooler I'd push for the 4gig range but the cooler I have now isn't up to the task.

And to be honest I was very near getting a SB system myself but in the end couldn't justify replacing the i7-950 system.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #998
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Id back off on that voltage or youll find what used to be a easy 24/7 OC can no longer be sustained with the voltages it once did.
Youll end up needing more.

Worst case scenario, default clocks/voltages may need a voltage increase to be stable.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #999
sygnus21

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Or you'll burn it out.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Dec 2011   #1000
panais

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Big Tom View Post
you guys are crazy with the over clocking!
No, you don't have to be crazy to overclock, but it helps a lot.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Closed Thread

 Post Your Overclock!




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Post Your Overclock! [2]
Continued from - https://www.sevenforums.com/overclocking-case-mods/2309-post-your-overclock.html Finally hit 5GHz on air!
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
Should I overclock my CPU?
Hello all, Recently my temps of my CPU have gone out of control, however, I disabled turbo mode in my bios and it works much better. Temps are less than 70c under full load My question is should I overclock this CPU I have? specs: CPU: Intel core i5 650 3.20GHz Mobo: Intel dq57tm
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
odd post/bios screen, plus no keyboard detected @ post
i had recently built a new computer. after installing windows 7 everything was fine, except for during start-up it'd say 'no keyboard deteced'. which it wasn't detecting it because i couldnt acess bios during this. once i came to the windows log in screen, it was then reading the keyboard. a...
General Discussion
Cant seem to get an overclock
Hi have an i7 2700k and an Asus P8H 61-M LE usb3 mobo and when i do a autotune overclock it says 4.0ghz and should set in the bios but it dosent,could anyone help me out on this one please Thanks
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:22.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App