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Yeah, you can only get it up like 5mhz lol.
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5MHz if you are lucky
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Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post
5MHz if you are lucky
back in my day we had to overclock uphill both ways through SNOW carrying the heatsink we would be using on our backs to get a 5mhz increase!


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Yup you can overclock on a i3 2120 from 3.30ghz : )


I got a P67 board for the long haul anyway, I want pure 1600mhz speeds.
But on my new board I went into BIOS and it says in plain English Base Core Clock Frequency set at 10000, 10 Khz increments.
So what I did was set it to 10450 "i think" and now I'm around 3.448 Ghz.
RAM increased on auto settings from 1600MHZ and the system is running fine.

I'll try and mess around with the OC'n but from that guys response I prolly wont go over 3.455ghz.
Edited by bleuborsh - 6/7/11 at 11:22pm
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