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Question i7-6700K Can't actually reach 4.5 Ghz speed or did I do something wrong?

Jul 26, 2019
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My i7-6700k can't reach the 4.5 GHz speed, it only runs around 4496-4497 Mhz when I stress test it, any solutions?

Motherboard: MSI Z170A Gaming M3
Vcore: 1.32
Multiplier: 45

I'm pretty new to overclocking.
 
Due to clock generators being made of natural crystal, some variation exist.
You are only a few MHz off , if you need those last 3-4MHz for bragging rights your only option is to raise the BLCK clock to 101 or 102 and hope your board and CPU can handle it.
 
Jul 26, 2019
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Due to clock generators being made of natural crystal, some variation exist.
You are only a few MHz off , if you need those last 3-4MHz for bragging rights your only option is to raise the BLCK clock to 101 or 102 and hope your board and CPU can handle it.
Will raising BCLK damage or risks something to my PC?
 

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