Forum discussion tagged with overclock.
  1. K

    Question Where's my main CPU voltage in the BIOS?

    View: https://imgur.com/a/8u9plJN Motherboard: Z77 Pro4 P1.20 CPU: i5 3570k
  2. E

    Question Overclocking Ryzen 5 1600 to 4GHz but it gets stuck at 1.55GHz. Did I do something wrong?

    So I tried overclocking my R5 1600 to 4GHz, I enabled A-XMP, I set the voltage at 1.4V, CPU frequency at 4000 (I have an MSI motherboard) and nothing else. I boot into windows and my clock speed is stuck at 1.36GHz on the task manager and CPU-Z shows that my core speed is at 1549.63MHz. What...
  3. D

    Question Graphics card overclocking test by objective way

    I learned graphics card overclocking test: Checking glitch by own human's eye :oops:. How can I know hidden error if I can't see tiny glitch? Is there objective way to check the overclocking error?
  4. K

    Question OC core clock and mem clock at same time, is that bad?

    Overclocked my GPU for the first time today and I oc the core clock and mem clock at the same time. My increases were +75 core and +300 mem on my gtx 1080 and its been stable but i just read that your supposed to do them one at a time. So far it's been stable but i want to know if it could...
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    Question Input Lag from Overclocking

    I finally got around to overclocking my Ryzen 2600 since I have it on a water cooler and it never gets that hot so I thought I might as well overclock it. After a few freezes I had what I thought was a stable clock and let it sit on a stress test. It got to high 70s but would just fluctuate...
  6. Riskwayyt

    [SOLVED] Optiplex 980 overclocking. Is it possible?

    So my question has been asked in a similar fashion through other posts and the Optiplex 980 is just a pain for anyone to overclock due to it's phoenix bios. I have the largest model of the Optiplex 980 and I also have sufficient cooling and even under heavy load the cpu currently hits around 60...
  7. Z

    Question can i easily oc an 8700k at 5ghz?

    can i oc an 8700k and mobo asus z370prime p II with 240mm cooler? also the vcore i want to be around 1.33v for 5ghz ,i dont know if the mobo can handle it
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    Question Motherboard compatibility

    Gpu Sapphire r9 390x Cpu 7 7700k Ram Corsair pro rgb 8gb x2 Case nzxt h700i CPU fan coolermaster liquidmaster 360mm What is the best a motherboard that it is compatible with all of my components and I can upgrade my CPU and GPU at a later date
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    Question Overclock newbie help please (any help appreciated)

    So i have recently overclocked my I7 4770K CPU in order to gain a little more performance i am no overclocking guru but i know a few things anyway i have managed to run my i7 at 4.3GHz with an all in one water cooler i have also replaced the thermal paste with some Artic MX2 thermal compound...
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    Question Can I get faster than 2400 Mhz with i3 9100F?

    Regarding the Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 DRAM 3000MHz C15 Desktop Memory Kit - Black (CMK16GX4M2B3000C15) - I'm looking to use this memory along with the Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Pro Wifi motherboard. This memory is listed in the board's Qualified Vendor List (QVL) as supported. I know...
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    Question RX480 optimal overclock help

    Hi all. I own an RX 480 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB and would like to overclock it beyond its normal GPU Clock of 1342 MHz and Memory Clock of 2000 MHz. I'm planning on using Sapphire TriXX to achieve this, but don't understand some settings present on that software. If I hypothetically raise the GPU...
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    Question overclocking vega 64

    what is a good software to overclock a Vega 64 in 2019. ive seen videos from like 2017 on watt man but it looks completely different now in 2019 than in 2017
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    Question GTX 1080 Ti Founders vs Reference clock speeds

    Hi guys, I'm sure that there is a very detail thread somewhere around here regarding this topic however I couldn't personally find anything completely relevant to my case. So this goes out to all of the 1080 Ti owners. I've recently upgraded from a 1060 6GB to a 1080 Ti Founders Edition second...
  14. K

    Question PBO and undervolting to get the highest clock possible diminishing temps on Ryzen 2700x+X470 Taichi

    Hi, as the title says, i would like to take advantage fully of pbo with the undervolting method. But i need some guidance, since i'm not really confortable messing with voltages without knowing what i'm doing, I'm already on latest bios 3.43
  15. YourBoyLunar

    Question I can’t get my Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 DRAM 3000MHz C15 Desktop Memory Kit - Black (CMK16GX4M2B3000C15) to over clock.

    I am unable to get my memory to run at a good speed. When I run A-xmp is doesn’t even run at the correct speed. I don’t know what eles to try. Specs: CPU: Ryzen 5 2400g with Radeon Vega Graphics GPU: GTX 1060 Founders Edition Power supply: 600W Digital Storm Performance Series Motherboard...
  16. Adz90

    Question First over clock advice.

    Hi guys. So here goes. I recently finished my first build, specs attached https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/DMZrZR Ive done a alot of reading and have changed a few settings all ready, So far ive clocked it up to 4.8 ghz Vcore is set at 1.370v These are the only changes ive made in...
  17. jroshier

    Question RX480 random crashes - buying a mined RX580 8gb

    (just FYI I'm in Aus) Hey all, Haven't been on here in a while. My current gpu is a Gigabyte RX480 8gb G1 Gaming. It is crashing a lot in games like Asassins Creed and Just Cause 3, as well as Borderlands. I need to upgrade it as its getting on my nerves having a card that keeps crashing, and...
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    Question FX-6300 Black Edition Cooling Recommendation

    So im looking for a cooling option for a AMD FX-6300 Black Edition under $50. The thing is, I am interested in doing light overclocking (for the first time) to get to around 4.0-4.2 ghz, as I heard this cpu is easy to overclock. Does anyone have any suggestions?
  19. Penrose

    [SOLVED] Does increasing CPU voltage reduce lifespan?

    The title is a pretty common question, but in my case, I have an R5 2600 and was using the Ryzen Master Utility to overclock it. I increased it to 4GHz and increased the voltage to 1.4v. I then clicked "Apply and Test" via the Ryzen Master utility and it was successful. The temp went to about 69...
  20. Penrose

    Question Does Ryzen Master need to be open to work?

    So I installed Ryzen Master for my R5 2600 and overclocked it a bit, I'm just wondering if Ryzen Master needs to be opened for it to apply the overclock to my CPU, or does it set it automatically once I've applied it once? It also says Fast Boot should be disabled in the guide. Does anyone...