Forum discussion tagged with oc.
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    Question Which one of these is the best option?

    I'm on my way to buy a new PC and I went for the i5-9600k. I wanted to do some OC (not extreme but maybe try to push it around 4.7-5 ghz) so I decided to go for water cooling. My current budget only allows me to buy AIO kits and I found these 3, which seem pretty similar and both have positive...
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    Question Where's my main CPU voltage in the BIOS?

    View: https://imgur.com/a/8u9plJN Motherboard: Z77 Pro4 P1.20 CPU: i5 3570k
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    Question Upgrading from an i3 2100 to i5 3570 (also question about OC)

    I have a GIGABYTE H61M-S2P Rev 2.0 and my current CPU is i3-2100 and it has been amazing thank god. It's been very hard to find a used i7 3770 or a 3570 and thank god i have found a 3570K and non K My question is, they're both of the same price, cheap (about 70$). Which one should I get? Will...
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    Question What should i choose?

    Should I choose the MSI RX 570 ARMOR 8G OC version or the Gigabyte RX 570 Gaming 4GB version? EDIT:Can someone make more research and tell me if there was any issues with the OC edition and inform ASAP please because one costumer talked about some issues and now i am skeptical Help would be...
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    Question Would this step up in CPU cooler really allow significantly better performance?

    Hi all, I've had a Scythe Big Shuriken 2 Rev. B for a number of years now on an intel 6700k. Initially it was in a mini-ITX case, hence the need for a low profile. For a while now I've been in a tower case & in most usage the limiting factor I am hitting is my CPU in rendering a content...
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    Question Single core clock lower than all core clock

    Hey guys, recently i updated my bios and reapplied the exact same oc as on the old bios version. The oc is currently set to 4.4ghz with offset voltage and all c states plus power saving features enabled. The cpu therefore is able to downclock when needed. Doing some stability testing and...
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    Question Ryzen 5 2400g overclocking

    Hi guys, i'm building a new pc wondering upto how much frequency can i oc a ryzen 5 2400g on Msi b450m pro-vdh v2 both cpu and igpu with stock cooler. Thanks
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    Question I7 8700k OC vcore and core clocks fluctuation

    Hello, I made my first pc and so it's the first time for me overclocking, I read and watched many guides so I know the basics. Specs: -I7 8700K delidded -MSI Z370 Gaming pro Carbon -Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000Mhz CL15 -Schythe Fuma Rev. b -Bitfenix whisper M 650w -Silverstone RL 06 GP These...
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    Question Need help with oc i5 7600k

    Hi there folks! I really want to oc my i5 7600k, which should be done easily wiith some help. My pc specs are given below. I've never oc something, so this is the first time. I saw some tutorials that you can oc the 7600k to 5 ghz (which is a lot, but i would really liked to). In the bios i oc...
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    Question Need help setting ram to rated speeds.

    Hello everyone, I'm kind of new to this, I bought this set of ram some time ago: https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/20c502_0f363e2c540748d084884ac390903fcc.pdf and I have been having some trouble trying to overclock it to 2933 mhz. This is my system as shown in the bios: View...
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    Question Low Profile Overclocking heatsinks

    Are there any good low profile heat sinks that i could overclock with? I just need a cooler that is 42mm or less.
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    Question Overclocking i7-4790k with Maximus VII Hero

    Good evening, I was doing some research on how to overclock my i7 4790k, with the idea of improving my 3D rendering performance, but also with the hope my frame rate could become a bit better at CPU intensive games when playing on my 4k monitor. I have been looking many guides all around the...
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    overclocking amd fx6300

    i want to overclock my fx6300 with hyper 212evo coller and msi 970 mobo and 500w psu. who can help me get stable clocks and voltage since im pretty new.
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    Components Fitting My Case

    I’m working on my first computer build and I want to know if my Asus ROG RTX 2080 would fit in a NZXT H500i
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    [SOLVED] Brand new desktop how do share files with my old laptop? And what's the best way to organize my folders?

    I have a new gaming rig (Intel I5 3.2ghz with a GTX 1060 3gig and a 1 gig SSD hard drive) and want to be able to control (like remote access) and access files on my old Win 10 laptop, they are both on the same home wifi. What is the best way to do this? Also, are there any good strategies on...
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    Pc turns on and off repeatedly in 3 second cycles

    I just got new motherboard today because my old one broke. When I put my pc back together it started turning off and on again repeatedly. The specs on my pc are as follows. Motherboard Ga-z97-hd3 Cpu I5-4460 16 GB ddr3 ram GPU Amd rx 550 HDD Sata 1 tb 460 Watt Psu I tried running the system...
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    Best monitor size for portrait orientation + advice regarding Dell monitors

    I'm actually looking around for a new monitor, and after doing some research, I have a couple of questions. 1) is there a "best" size for portrait mode? For instance, a point where it just becomes too long and strains your neck or other disadvantages? 2) is there a big difference between 16:9...
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    Needing a router that lists device bandwidth usage

    We are having a problem with an unidentified device on our network consuming bandwidth. We've not been able to track it down because the problem is sporadic and it would require plugging/unplugging dozens of devices. I need to know if there are any routers (wireless, but wired is ok) that...
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    Looking to buy a desktop for gaming and photo editing

    I would love to build a computer but I can't because of some college restrictions. I found the nzxt build your own computer which I really like and they offer pretty fair prices after doing some research. Would there be something similar that anyone would recommend or maybe a prebuilt that would...
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    Do i have too much exhaust fans?

    I dont know if u can have too much exhaust in your computer, but i've got 4 exhaust fans and 2 intake fans, should i make more intake or just leave it be?