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[Engadget] ASUS Eee PC overclocking looks surprisingly easy

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http://www.engadget.com/2008/04/12/e...risingly-easy/


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Have an Eee PC? Did your friend's overclocked OLPC get you thinking about just how much more horsepower you can eke out of that little beast? Say no more -- with a little hackery you too can join the 900MHz+ Eeelite with your ASUS cheaptop. Looks like there are apps for both Windows and Linux to get the job done, just don't come crying to us about melted legs or -- worse still -- a busted computer.
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post #2 of 19
Eeelite. . .. lol

We'll overclock anything I guess.
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post #3 of 19
That's gonna get...hot.
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post #4 of 19
How will it get any hotter if you dont up the voltage?...
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post #5 of 19
I'm on my eeepc right now overclocked well over 1ghz. It runs about 45C idle and gets up to 70C when im playing cs:s.

Either way im not so sure this is news... i dont mean to sound like a jerk but us eee users have been overclocking since almost day one.
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post #6 of 19
we can overclock everything lol

i even overclocked my Qtek 9100 from 195Mhz to 234 Mhz (and that`s a cell-phone )
so i`m not too suprised about this
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post #7 of 19
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Originally Posted by KentaroShinseki View Post
I'm on my eeepc right now overclocked well over 1ghz. It runs about 45C idle and gets up to 70C when im playing cs:s.
Is this sarcasm?
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post #8 of 19
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Originally Posted by Dirtyerny View Post
Is this sarcasm?
lets hope so....i cant even get css to run properly on a gma950. not like the gma950 is a great INTEGRATED.
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post #9 of 19
Doubt its sarcasm, I run mine at 900 mist of the time and it plays WC3 flawless. CSS does have some issues playing completely smooth though. Let me remind you all that the res is 800 x 480 but there are apps to "scale" a larger res into the smaller screen.
    
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post #10 of 19
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Originally Posted by mz-n10 View Post
lets hope so....i cant even get css to run properly on a gma950. not like the gma950 is a great INTEGRATED.
QFT!
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