Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel CPUs › Is this a good overclocking CPU?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Is this a good overclocking CPU?

post #1 of 17
Thread Starter 
intel(r) pentium(r) 4 2.40B
asus p4s8x-x series x
80go western digital
his radeon 9600 xt 256mb
2x512mb extreme memory
sound blaster audigy 4
windows xp home edition
x-blade case w/lcd panel temperature
3x80mm fan
intel heatsink
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 17
You won't be going anywhere with an Intel stock HSF.
:|
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium 4 561 ES ASUS P5GPL-X nVidia GeForce 7900GTX 2x 512MB Corsair XMS 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
120GB Western Digital Lite-On DVD Burner 1 <3 Beryl+Ubuntu 6.10 17" sick-ass CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 500W Aspire Green and Glowing Logitech MX 518 
Mouse Pad
Regular Mat 
  hide details  
Reply
:|
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium 4 561 ES ASUS P5GPL-X nVidia GeForce 7900GTX 2x 512MB Corsair XMS 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
120GB Western Digital Lite-On DVD Burner 1 <3 Beryl+Ubuntu 6.10 17" sick-ass CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 500W Aspire Green and Glowing Logitech MX 518 
Mouse Pad
Regular Mat 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 17
Actually you could probably get pretty high on stock hs. Also, is this a prebuilt computer, ive never heard of that mobo. It sounds like the kind that comes with a hp. What brand is the ram and what are the timing if you nkow.
FX Rig
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD FX-8320e Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P Sapphire R9 380 4GB 2x8GB Crucial Ballistix DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Intel 240GB SSD HGST 4TB Storage DVD-RW Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 x64 AOC 27" 1080p Corsair CX750m Corsair 200R 
Audio
Asus Xonar DS 
  hide details  
Reply
FX Rig
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD FX-8320e Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P Sapphire R9 380 4GB 2x8GB Crucial Ballistix DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Intel 240GB SSD HGST 4TB Storage DVD-RW Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 x64 AOC 27" 1080p Corsair CX750m Corsair 200R 
Audio
Asus Xonar DS 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 17
Thread Starter 
this is a pc that i build myself and my load temp is 25 celcius... so far its a nice temperature and my ram is extreme compagny and i will post a screenshot soon im going somewhere else i give my dog to someone that want it.

and the mobo is asus p4s8x-x from the series x
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 17
Is english your first language?
:|
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium 4 561 ES ASUS P5GPL-X nVidia GeForce 7900GTX 2x 512MB Corsair XMS 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
120GB Western Digital Lite-On DVD Burner 1 <3 Beryl+Ubuntu 6.10 17" sick-ass CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 500W Aspire Green and Glowing Logitech MX 518 
Mouse Pad
Regular Mat 
  hide details  
Reply
:|
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Pentium 4 561 ES ASUS P5GPL-X nVidia GeForce 7900GTX 2x 512MB Corsair XMS 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
120GB Western Digital Lite-On DVD Burner 1 <3 Beryl+Ubuntu 6.10 17" sick-ass CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Saitek Eclipse 500W Aspire Green and Glowing Logitech MX 518 
Mouse Pad
Regular Mat 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 17
you will be able to hit maybe 3 with stock HS, probably higher with a good 3rd party one

but expect your temps to go up, especially if you increase the vCore to make your overclock more stable

nothing will really hold you back, unless you realy try to push your CPU,
then the 9800 might, it MIGHT

***make sure to read the intel overclocking guide on the main page***
Finaly Dual Core
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium D 805 4Gz ABIT AW9D-MAX Saphire x1950 Pro 512 4x512 Buffalo Firestix 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160 SATAII 2x30 IDE RAID Samsung DVD-RW e / XP Pro / Ubuntu 7.04 Viewsonic 19" Pro 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Generic 500 generic 20amp 12v My Sexy Baby Inland Laser Mouse 
Mouse Pad
My Desk 
  hide details  
Reply
Finaly Dual Core
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium D 805 4Gz ABIT AW9D-MAX Saphire x1950 Pro 512 4x512 Buffalo Firestix 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160 SATAII 2x30 IDE RAID Samsung DVD-RW e / XP Pro / Ubuntu 7.04 Viewsonic 19" Pro 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Generic 500 generic 20amp 12v My Sexy Baby Inland Laser Mouse 
Mouse Pad
My Desk 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by selectodude
Is english your first language?
Probably not, because French is spoken in Canada just as much as English is.

Back on topic: Its not a bad setup, and it should overclock well. Just don't expect it to run every game on the market at high resolutions with maximum eye candy.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 4430 MSI H81M-P33 MSI GTX960 2x4GB GSKILL DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveOSPowerMouse
Samsung EVO 850 256GB Win 10 EVGA 500B Zowie EC2-A 
Mouse PadAudioOther
Zowie GSR SHP 9500S + FIO E10K ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 4430 MSI H81M-P33 MSI GTX960 2x4GB GSKILL DDR3 1600 
Hard DriveOSPowerMouse
Samsung EVO 850 256GB Win 10 EVGA 500B Zowie EC2-A 
Mouse PadAudioOther
Zowie GSR SHP 9500S + FIO E10K ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 17
Thread Starter 
but i was wondering if my motherboard had a agp/pci lock otherwise i will cancel the overclocking because i dont want to damage my audigy 4 and my his 9600 xt
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 17
it does have an agp frequency lock, but that board uses the SiS chipset, which is not really that great for overclocking. I was able to get like a 500Mhz overclock on an SiS board with a Celeron D, but then I got an Intel chipset board and got a 1.1Ghz overclock
current build
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X2 6000+ @ 3.2 EVGA 590sli 8800gts (g92) Wintec 4x1GB DDR2 1066 
OSPower
Windows XP SP3 BFG 650W 
  hide details  
Reply
current build
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X2 6000+ @ 3.2 EVGA 590sli 8800gts (g92) Wintec 4x1GB DDR2 1066 
OSPower
Windows XP SP3 BFG 650W 
  hide details  
Reply
post #10 of 17
Thread Starter 
is that mean if i overclock to hi then it will lock the agp and pci automaticly?
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSKeyboard
intel pentium 4 2,40 ghz p4s8x-x windows xp home edition logitech elite 
CaseMouse
x-blade logitech mx 518 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Intel CPUs
Overclock.net › Forums › Intel › Intel CPUs › Is this a good overclocking CPU?