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Windows 7: Overclocking and... Windows 8?

17 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 - Service Pack 1
Overclocking and... Windows 8?

Hello SF members.

I have one short question.
How about overclocking on Windows8 ?

Is there anyone who tried this, is all programs compatible (like SpeedFan, CoreTemp, RealTemp, IntelBurnTest, Prime95, etc...) ? Is there some problems ?

I didn't found OC forums on EightForums so I don't know is Win8 good for OC or just to stay on Win7...


My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jan 2013   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

You can overclock Windows 8 in exactly the same way as Vista, Windows 7 and other OSes. The same cautionary warnings regarding temperature etc. still apply.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jan 2013   #3


It all works mate. No issues.

(My recent OC stress tests were run solely in 8)
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