Forum discussion tagged with overclock.
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    Question R7 1700 / MSI x370 Gaming Plus / RipJawsV 3200 Overclock Help

    Hello Everyone, This is my first PC build 4 years ago and has been really smooth a few bsod over the years but it was a new platform. So just last week my windows system shut itself down and wouldnt post into bios even. My specs are a r7 1700 3.5 OC at 1.275 Volts, MSI x370 gaming plus bios...
  2. Ringwraith34544

    Question The previous overclock settings have failed after I close the pc

    "All settings were reset to default values. The previous overclock settings have failed, system has been restored to it's default settings. Press F1 to enter setup. Press F2 to load default values and continue. Press DEL and wait for 5 seconds to enter BIOS setup or press F1/F2 to enter BIOS...
  3. ccoo84

    [SOLVED] 1080ti Overclocks Not Holding Anymore

    The Past Week & a half I have been getting allot of crashing in my games which I think is due to my over clocking I think, I use to have the Core clock @ +140 & it held up great for the past year. Even though the MSI auto OC said it could run +163 I heard people have been talking about this...
  4. Bitz0r

    Question OC - i5-10600KF | H570 pro4

    Hello guys, I have a new cpu setup and I would like to increase the cpu ratio. Actually the max clock ratio is 4,5 ghz but the i5 10600kf can go up to 4,8 ghz but it never reach it. When I try to set the cpu ratio to 48, it just go back to 45 with an invalid prompt : invalid value Does...
  5. Micro420

    Question OC i7 4790k on H81M Plus mobo ?

    I brought my PC around 8 months ago and the previous owner told me there was an overclock on the CPU an i7 4790k and I tested it it was fine for the game's I played mainly (Realm Royale,Rogue company and fortnite). Now lets fast forward till a couple of weeks ago I started playing apex and my...
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    Question Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 2x8 4000Mhz CL19 vs Corsair Vengeance 3600mhz CL18

    Hello guys. I wanted to buy a ram and there is a pretty good deal on Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro. Price difference between this two rams in my country is 20~23 dollars. I am building a Ryzen pc and will be using R5 3600 or R7 3700x. Motherboard is Asus TUF Gaming B550 Plus. Which one do you guys...
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    Question First time overclocking led to severe fps drops

    Yesterday I decided to try using msi afterburner and overclocking my laptop for the first time. I had no background information going into it so I was just following youtube tutorials on it. And a heads up, I am not very knowledgeable about things like this in general regarding laptops. The...
  8. iNixq

    Question Cable can't support a 144hz monitor. What would happen if I would overclock it.

    Hi! I have Predator helios 300 that supports high HZ through HDMI. But my monitor BenQ XL2411P does not. So I wanted to ask what would happen if I would overclock the monitor. The monitor supports 144hz so if I would overclock it would I damage it. Would it even work with an HDMI cable? And I...
  9. dmff_007

    Question Overclocking a GT 610 without fan, is it safe?

    Hey! Is it safe to OverClock my GT 610 2GB without a fan? As the GPU doesn't have a fan, I can't control the fan speed in the MSI afterburner. How hot should a GT 610 run while playing games anyway? CPU has a fan, and the case has a fan too (Model Tacens ALU III)
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    Question CTR 2.0 RC5 not working properly with my Ryzen 5 5600x

    First of all here's an image of what's going on: View: https://imgur.com/a/M64BtLM Today i tought maybe it's time to check what 5600x sample i got, how much extra performance i can pull from it, etc. I did the installation quite correctly i think, extracted CTR 2.0 RC5, opened it, went to...
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    Question Will my Ryzen 5 3600 degrade if it runs continuously at 90°C ?

    My Ryzen 5 3600 runs at 4.2 GHz at 1.208v. I use the stock cooler, stock thermal paste and one case fan ( average airflow with good ventilation ). It idles at 63°C. I live in india, room temp here is 45°C. When running at full loads temp goes up to 94°C. When performing stress test ~65 TDP...
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    Question Adata XPG GAMMIX D30 16GB 3000Mhz OC to anything above 3333Mhz is possible through DOCP ?

    Hi ,so i tried Overclocking the mentioned RAM in the title to above 3333 Mhz using the DOCP on my Asus Prime B450M-A Motherboard running a Ryzen 5 3600 But anything above 3333Mhz ,it wont post , the system will restart a few times and go into safe mode where i have to reset the bios I've never...
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    Question Would my motherboard be damaged?

    (This is the monitor I have btw https://www.amazon.com/LG-27GL83A-B-Ultragear-Compatible-Monitor/dp/B07YGZL8XF/ref=sr_1_6?dchild=1&keywords=lg+monitor+144hz&qid=1617722643&sr=8-6) For some reason after I removed a few cables from the monitor since they were malfunctioning, my hz dropped from...
  14. Raphaesthetic

    Question DRAM 3733 MHz not working at full speed

    Hello guys, recently, I bought two DRAMs, HyperX DDR4 3733MHz. I attached both memories as Dual Channel and set a XMP profile. When logged into windows, on task manager it shows me that I have 3733 MHz. Great ! But when using CPU-Z, on memory tab, it shows me 1666 MHz (which x2 is 3332)...
  15. willabyblen

    Question Green rectangle artifacts EVGA 3080 on one Monitor

    Hi, I have an EVGA 3080 and have had an intermittent issue with green rectangle artifacts appearing. I have a dual monitor setup two 1440p 144hz monitors one a samsung g7 oddessy and 1 Dell monitor 144hz that was overlocked to 155hz (this is a feature on the monitor not my own overclock.) This...
  16. shadowcat777

    Question quick question: oc i5 8600k

    I have a i5 8600k oc at 5ghz with 1.415v temps in games are fine (usually 65-72c) I have looked around on google and ppl say different things Some say that the voltage is not the problem but the heat others say not to go more than 1.4v So my question is; Is my oc to 5ghz safe at 1.415v If my...
  17. Akalanka Umayanga

    [SOLVED] Games keep crashing when XMP Profile is Activated

    Hi, I have a Ryzen 5 3500x CPU running on stock speeds. And i have applied the XMP profile for my RAM ( Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 2x8 3600Mhz). When the XMP profile is active the games keeps crashing within 5-10min of playtime. When i set the ram to default speed the games work fine. is this...
  18. rileyrestgg

    Question i7-10700K Overclock temperature question

    I recently build a new PC using the i7-10700K and MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge WiFi motherboard. I am playing around with the overclock setting and was able to a get a stable 4.9GHz on all 8 cores. However, I got a question on the CPU temperature -- when on idle or low load, there is always one or...
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    Question Cheapest B450 Motherboard with VRM Heatsink ?

    Hi, I'm getting a Ryzen 3 3100 but I'm very confused as i would like to OC it to get them more frames xD But of course budget comes between them more frames and a decent motherboard with VRM heatsink So i have basically two questions ,What could be the cheapest motherboard option for me that...
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    Question Is it possible to OC an i7 4790k with a cheap mobo?

    Motherboard: Asrock H81M-DGS R2.0 In case it's possible how can I do it? Is there a ceiling for oc speed? Is there any 3rd party software I can use?