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Hey guys, I just tried to overclock my 2500k for the first time.

Normally I use everest for temps except now i'm trying realtemp and the temps are way different.. For only 4ghz isin't 60c way too high? Do I need to lower the voltage or are the temps not accurate? Because everest is saying 53c..

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For 4.0GHz set your voltage on auto, and for temps yeah it's a little bit to high for your cooler.. you are fine with those temps it isn't over kill hope that helps
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I just don't know which temps are correct... Everest's or Realtemps?
 
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Go by real temp. 3.67.
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post #5 of 35
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I went back to BIOS and set the voltage to auto..

I don't like the temps this high at just 4ghz.. Should I try to reseat my cpu cooler? I'm also thinking about buying a noctua nd-d14 if it's not the thermal paste!
 
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post #6 of 35
dont ste volt to auto, set it at 1.20, thats stock btw.

You can do 4ghz at stock volts easy, and temps should be at under 50C easily under full load.
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ok lol ill go back and set it to 1.2... brb i'll take another pic of the temps.
 
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Ok so I lowered voltage to 1.2v and also changed my fans on my 212+. I had a stock Cooler master one that came with my haf 922 on it and I changed it to a scythe slipstream fan. Now it won't even let me run the 4th worked on prime95.. this is what it says.


I can't find the readme file that is says either.
 
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increase the vcore.
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post #10 of 35
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increase the vcore.
Ok will do.

If its at 1.2 right now, what would you suggest I increase it to?
 
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