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A little introduction to overclocking.

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So, I have just found out about overclocking and i want to know if I can do something. I wonder if my CPU, Intel Core2 @ 1.73 GHz, can be overclocked to 1.8 or near that.
My laptop is getting some heat in hot summer days but only in HDD area so I don't think it will be a problem. Can someone tell me if it can be done and how questionmark.gif
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Buy a laptop cooler first and then try it. You can probably overclock it but might require a different bios than that of your current one.
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^ Your current bios is probably locked by manufacturer.
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