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Overclocking i7 3770K. Need to push it more

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Hi. I would like some help please and would appreciate any advise or recommendations. Currently my ivy bridge is OC to 4.5 GHZ. I was wondering could this number go any higher? Maybe someone will have pre defined settings? Please advise thanks.

Here is my computer spec
Intel Core i7 Ivy Bridge 3770K
8GB Ram ( two 4GB sticks)
Asus P8Z77-V PRO motherboard
Velociraptor drive using RAID with SSD Drive
3 Monitors (27inch each).

Would appreciate any help. Thanks. I am fairly new btw.

Thanks
Swadeep
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All you really can do is keep upping by 50-100mhz and increasing voltage by 0.01V until loads into windows then test with Prime95. Not every chip is certain to go past a certain GHZ freq.
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What are your current temps and vcore for 4.5?
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I think the most important question is what kind of CPU cooler are you using?
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