Forum discussion tagged with overclock.
  1. Intello

    Question i 7 7700hq turbo all cores on 3.8ghz?

    hi i was wondering if i can turbo i7 7700hq all cores on 3.8ghz. i know the risks and have enough thermal headroom. i tried using throttle stop to do this by setting turbo ratio limits all to 38. but it has no effect (still all 4 cores turbo on 3.4ghz only) can someone tell why? also please...
  2. Z

    Question 8700k

    is gigabyte z390 gaming x capable of overclocking an i7 8700k at 5ghz 1.35vcore? also what are those pins in the top right near the xmp led, its not written in the manual i havent overclocked it yet, and of course i will run tests to lower the vcore, do u have any suggestions for another vcore...
  3. D

    Question Core Clock Multiplier and Voltage Lowering After Startup

    I have an i5-9600k that I overclocked to 5 GHz with 1.35v. Originally, I applied 1.25v and that crashed, so I bumped it up to 1.3v, another crash, and I finally got it stable at 1.35v. I did some benchmarks and played some games, and it was fine and never reached over 80 Celsius. After I shut it...
  4. Intello

    Question 2666 cl15 vs 2800 cl19 ram for i7 7700hq laptop?

    I have to buy this ram I'll buy 2 https://www.amazon.in/Kingston-Technology-HyperX-2666MHz-HX426S15IB2/dp/B01N7K4CEU I have oced my current 2 8gb sticks to 2800 cl19. Will i get major performance boost from the upgrade majorly in fortmite? Because it costs 100 dollars. Please reply. The cpu is...
  5. Intello

    Question 2666 cl 15 ram vs 2800mhz cl19 ram for i7 7700hq laptop

    Hi i am going to buy two of these sticks https://www.amazon.in/Kingston-Technology-HyperX-2666MHz-HX426S15IB2/dp/B01N7K4CEU this cost 100dollars so i need to know if i get performance boost from 2800mhz cl19 ram(oced) currently majorly in fortmite. Also currently also I have 2 8gb sticks. Will...
  6. Julian Riaño

    Question how can I overclock intel pentium dual core e5800

    how can I overclack my pc it has intel pentiun processor dual core e5800 3.20ghz board g41t v1 memory ddr3 6gb 1333ghz power supply atx 750 watts?
  7. aubycek

    Question What is wrong with my CPU

    Since I bought my i5-6600k, I knew my chip wasn't the best at overclocking. It could never handle an 'average' OC, like other people could achieve with this CPU (for example 4.5GHz at 1.3V). The odd thing about this is that unstable overclocks always hard-freeze my whole PC, instead of BSODing...
  8. F1080

    Question Can i overclock my ram?

    I have MSI H310M PRO-M2 PLUS motherboard and i was thinking of overclocking my ram, I have G. Skill Trident Z 16 (2x8) 2400MHz CL15 I was asking if i could overclock my ram to 2666MHz or that's impossible because of my mobo? and if i did so, would i notice a difference in fps during gaming or...
  9. B

    Question from 3000mhz 15cl to 3600 16cl

    is it possible to get my ram to 3600 with cl16? currently running 3600 with auto cas latency any ideas how should i do it?
  10. Giorgi13

    Question I need help with my Old motherboard

    Hello, I've recently grew frustrated over my slow CPU (Q9400 @2.67 Ghz) and decided to give overclocking a try. I'm a very cautious guy i replace thermal paste every 2-3 months, i take care of my parts etc. But i ran into a problem. You see my motherboard Gigabyte G41M-S2PT Doesn't display Clock...
  11. davipinhati

    Question my computer is acting strange...

    got a 2070 super 16 gb 2x8 gb 3000 mhz ssd 480 gb ryzen 5 3600 my gpu boosts even in games running at 60 fps 1080p thats not use 100% gpu/cpu, i think its causing some stutter cuz the gpu/cpu are full clock speed all the time( 1934MHZand 4000MHZ), games like metro, control, resident evil 2 and...
  12. eclipsegr

    Question Ryzen 5 3600 on B350 Question

    Hello, so I am going to upgrade to Ryzen 3600 from my 1600x and I have MSI B350 PC MATE, I installed the newest bios update witch is beta 7A34vALQ(Beta version) and I was wondering if anyone had any problems with it and if not if you did OC how much could you get it and did you do format when...
  13. Kristy_Riga

    Question XMG ULTRA 17 crashes on 3D Mark or in games

    Hi, everyone i have some issue with my laptop. I have NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060, 16GB ram, Intel Core i7-8700. The problem is when i put overclock of my GPU from -200 to 0 laptop crashes in games or in 3dMark. But if I set overclock to -300 it works fine. No overheat, BIOS updated. Windows...
  14. X

    Question MSI GTX 1650 ON HP COMPAQ 8300 CMT?

    Hey! I have an Hp Compaq Elite 8300 CMT and I want to put the MSI GTX 1650 on it since it does not have a power connector, can I overclock on this PC? Which model is better, MSI or Gigabyte?
  15. P

    Question D.O.C.P Unstable

    Specs: Ryzen 1400, 3.7Ghz Motherboard: Asus Prime b350m-a RAM: Adata XPG d60g cl16 3200mhz 2x8gb. The ram DOCP profile 2 is stable at 3000mhz, the 3200 mhz is unstable and never passes the memtest. (screenshots of error attached.) The ram passed the memtest in a system with the ryzen 5 1600 and...
  16. E

    Question Which is more "healthy" for Ryzen: manual vs PBO OC?

    So i have an R5 3600 and i've read in a few threads that ~1.3V isn't that healthy for Ryzen CPUs in terms of longevity. So here is 2 option: Manual: 4.2GHz all-core (12 threads) at 1.315V PBO: +200MHz Based on my tests the 4.2GHz all-core performs better in most of the games(+raw performance)...
  17. K

    [SOLVED] Can't overclock above 2133MHz

    Hi So basically I was cleaning my pc inside from dust, nothing special. When I was done I tried to just power pc and see if it works correctely. Suddenly 2 LED lamps were blinking(long DRAM, short CPU). And pc didn't respond. It seemd like pc blocked all the outside USB, HDMI ports. So I...
  18. A

    Question First time overclocking(i53570k) need help

    Hi guys. I would like to ask you guys for a guidance to oc my CPU. I have zero knowledge on this matter. My specs: CPU: i53570k MV: Asrock Z77 Extreme 4 CPU Cooler: Xigmatek Dark Knight Night Hawk Frostbourne GPU: Asus 1070 Dual Ram: 16gb DDR3 1600(using XMP profile to reach 2400) PSU: Seasonic...
  19. taimur_111

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte z170n gaming 5 itx OverClocking help

    I have z170 system that I want to Overclock. My 6700k is still running solid. I was thinking to upgrade to 9700K or Ryzen 3800x. But the increase in gaming performance is minimal so I thought to stick with my current setup for another year. I am absolutely a noob in overclocking. I use...
  20. Forster

    Question DRAM XMP profile fails to load when 4 rams are installed

    Hi All. I would like to get your help in findig a solution, or identifying the issue which causes failure after enabling XMP config in BIOS. CPU: Intel Core i5-6600K, 3900 MHz MOBO: MSI Z170A PC Mate (MS-7971) MEMORY: 32 GB (DDR4 SDRAM) 2x8 GB DDR4 Kingston HyperX...