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Is it really the problem is prebuilt or that if he tries to mod it in any way like changing the CPU heatsink will kill his warranty? Why else a prebuild can't be OCed?
    
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Is it really the problem is prebuilt or that if he tries to mod it in any way like changing the CPU heatsink will kill his warranty? Why else a prebuild can't be OCed?

Prebuilt motherboards = No options in BIOS.

Generally they even have good chipset and such... it's a shame.
Because even Dells could get better...
    
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post #13 of 15
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Prebuilt motherboards = No options in BIOS.

Generally they even have good chipset and such... it's a shame.
Because even Dells could get better...
So is there no way to flash bios and fix that problem? Well ofcourse I know that still means warranty issues but still.. Except if you mean that the company that sells the PC actually makes the mobo so its made so it can;t be OCed.
    
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post #14 of 15
Some people have flashed to simliar boards bios's... but they are nearly always buggy, and just a pain in the butt.
And yes - the company DOES make it so it can't be touched.

Best bet - new board
    
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post #15 of 15
Well yes as it seems a cheap board around 70-80 usd can help the whole situation. Just collect some cash and throw it on there.
    
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