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Hi,

I today bought a new laptop and I am very happy with it, it was on offer and I was looking...

It's a Sony Vaio VGN-NR21M/S, 2GB DDR2 667 RAM, Intel Core 2 Duo T5450.

I have been into BIOS but I can't see any Overclocking options such as FSB. Is it possible to overclock a laptop?

Thanks,

Doggymad

*Oh, and I have stored full details of the Laptop in my Rigs
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no one??? - sorry, i'm impatient
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it's most likely not possible to Oc a laptop. There is a slight chance you might be able to get away with it, with a software OC. But any branded computer/laptop locks the bios down and allows for just the basics.

You would drain your battery faster, and your laptop would run a lot hotter. (seeing as how they hide the temperature information too, this s extremely risky) They aren't meant to be run hotter than stock.
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OCing a laptop is very difficult on. Besides if you can't even see the FSB setting and on Stock Cooling you cannot mantain a good overclock. Either you buy a desktop or don't overclock
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You REALLY do not want any type of overclock on a laptop... There is not one benefit compared to at least 4 or 5 cons.
    
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You cannot overclock a laptop, you just can't (normally). Sorry.
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OCing a laptop is very difficult on. Besides if you can't even see the FSB setting and on Stock Cooling you cannot mantain a good overclock. Either you buy a desktop or don't overclock
I have a desktop (my sig rig), lol - i didnt think i'd be able to, but worth a try thanks everyone
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