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Maybe a bit offtopic guys, but would this help? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9q9rzddDmk
Nothing will really help short of getting a better graphics card. You can't upgrade the graphics card in a laptop unless you get a new laptop. Overclocking the CPU, even if you could do it on your particular laptop, will make no difference in gaming performance when your laptop has integrated graphics.
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post #22 of 32
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Originally Posted by wumpus View Post
why not?

adding voltage is what makes it toasty. plus its not like intel HD graphics put out any heat anyway.

OP: google a program called GMA Booster. It will allow you to OC your intel graphics.
Untrue, voltage ADDS heat but is not the source of heat. Logically higher cloks (more ops per second) would generate more heat also.
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post #23 of 32
Just follow the laptop link in my sig then you'll be good
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post #24 of 32
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Maybe a bit offtopic guys, but would this help? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9q9rzddDmk
not hugely lol is not a very ram dependant game
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post #25 of 32
Why not undervolt it? It wont improve performance but it wont get as hot.
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post #26 of 32
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Why not undervolt it? It wont improve performance but it wont get as hot.
dont fix something that isnt broken.
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post #27 of 32
OEM (or laptops) weren't built to overclock.
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post #28 of 32
The gains in overclocking a laptop will be minimal due to the heat constraints. People are overclocking they're desktop a whole ghz and only getting 10-20% improvement, while also buying expensive heat-sinks and cooling.
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post #29 of 32
Overclocking a laptop:

Pros:
  • Marginal performance gain (1-5%) on CPU only

Cons:
  • Decreased battery life
  • Shortened processor life [if voltages are increased]
  • Increased heat output
  • Chance to fry MB [if voltage is increased]
post #30 of 32
Thats right, you should listen to the BSOD
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