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I know this is a noob question.

However, I really need to know before I spend money on SB.

Are the K's the only one's that are overclockable?

I'm not wanting some 6ghz cpu. Just a modest 4.2 - 4.4.
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Originally Posted by Saajenks View Post
I know this is a noob question.

However, I really need to know before I spend money on SB.

Are the K's the only one's that are overclockable?

I'm not wanting some 6ghz cpu. Just a modest 4.2 - 4.4.
Correct, K = Unlocked multiplier ( Overclockable )
Base Clock overclocking is a no no on Sandy Bridge.
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So pretty much if you buy a non K.

What you buy is what you get?

Well that makes me sad.
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So pretty much if you buy a non K.

What you buy is what you get?

Well that makes me sad.
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