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Is it worth overclocking my laptop?

post #1 of 10
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I have a acer aspire 5611AWLMi (not modified in anyway)
Here are my specs

My laptop core temperature runs around 50-55 degrees.
Is it worth overclocking it? Because there is no point overclocking if there is only minor speed increment, taking account the temperature.
If it is, what should i overclock it to? I've read the guides on overclocking and im new but willing to learn.
post #2 of 10
DO NOT overclock a lappy, they run hot as it is and the cooling system in them will not be able to keep up with the added heat.
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post #3 of 10
not worth it.

risky

less battery...
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ok. looks like ill have to reduce resolution in games
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ok. looks like ill have to reduce resolution in games
That depends on the video you know. What kind of video card?
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post #6 of 10
What kind of added heat?
It's not like he's increasing the Vcore.
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post #7 of 10
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What kind of added heat?
It's not like he's increasing the Vcore.
umm core

Its just ot worth the risk
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post #8 of 10
"Is it worth overclocking my laptop?"

Short answer: NO!

Long answer: HELL NO!

I didn't listen to the guys here and oc'd my lappy and burned the hell out of it. I was lucky enough to be able to warranty it. Never again, never again.
post #9 of 10
For a TINY TINY overclock, your lappy will get:

1- no REALLY noticeable performance changes
2- extreme heat
3- high chance of destroying components


not worth it man, sorryyy
    
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post #10 of 10
QFT, everyone...

I think you got the point
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