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Overclocking a Core 2 Duo [MAC]

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do i have to install bootcamp and run some sort of program?

Legit Mac, not hackintosh.

2.0Ghz Penryn based



how do i overclock to 2.8??

please help


#i'm noob
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post #2 of 6
Hello there!

Mac's uses a locked BIOS/EFI, and thus you cant change the clockspeed.

If you install Windows through bootcamp you can use setFSB to increase it some smile.gif.
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post #3 of 6
Since MACs are uber they don`t need to be overclocked.
And this is why they lock the BIOS since there is no need to change anything.
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I never heard of a software tool to o.c. MAC and would be surprising if they work.
This looks like a dead end.
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Probably. And I wouldn't trust the cooling capabilities of mac's to handle the heat generated anyway. Mine keeps it a toasty 67° at idle.
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You can't overclock Macs, as far as I know.
    
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post #6 of 6
Nope. They already run at like 100C idle temps anyway.
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