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I've got a Dell Inspiron 1501 notebook. The processor is an AMD Turion 64 X2 Mobile TK-53 @ 1700 MHz. It runs at 1.075 volts. I want to over clock it to maybe 2.0Ghz. Is there a way I could do this? And do you think that heat would be a major issue? The processor runs very cool now, about 41°C. I have extra fans I'm going to install soon also.

I would also like to overclock my RAM. I have 2Gb of DDR2-SDRAM PC2-4300 (266 MHz) - [DDR2-533]. I appreciate any help I can get with this. Thanks.

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I don't think I can overclock from my BIOS because when I go to the BIOS menu there is no options to do that. It's all just basic settings.
post #2 of 16
I have the same laptop, the bios is locked on dells but im running software overclocked to 1.8 stable, your options are software overclock add extra cooling as5 more fans etc.... u may hit 2.0 with software but its impossibe to overclock through bios
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i would not recommend Overclocking laptops, as they get to hot and they dont OC far enough to make a difference.
Like stated above from Dawlish. he OCed to 1.8. your at 1.7. 100mhz will not really do much.
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dont do it. laptops generate enough heat as it is in a very small space. you'll end up hurting your laptop in the long run.
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Go ahead do it. But at least fry me some eggs and bacon on it too
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Go ahead do it. But at least fry me some eggs and bacon on it too
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short answer: don't try
    
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Well, if you can find a way to cool it better, i.e. take off the heatsink and apply arctic silver, it might not be that harmful, but don't forget, it's not just the processor that gets hot. The northbridge, and some of the other small chips will increase in heat output as well. You would have to make sure that there are no hot spots in the laptop to begin with.
    
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Its not worth it. Laptops go through intense and reasonably sophisticated engineering processes to achieve optimal performance/cooling capabilities. Mess with this and you mess with the "Feng Shui" of the laptop.

Its all balanced nicely.
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Alright thanks. I really need to get a desktop. Laptops really aren't for gaming as I can tell.
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