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pc seems to be running stable at stock. once i ensure it is stable, how should i try again? should i try raising voltage, or is 1.35 already too high? i don't see how it could have been unstable, i ran prime95 for 24hrs with no errors. also, should i be concerned about my low bclk?

fyi i'm a noob to overclocking
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pc seems to be running stable at stock. once i ensure it is stable, how should i try again? should i try raising voltage, or is 1.35 already too high? i don't see how it could have been unstable, i ran prime95 for 24hrs with no errors. also, should i be concerned about my low bclk?

fyi i'm a noob to overclocking
Like I said, just don't raise the BCLK and start with 4.2 GHZ and go up, and if you have good temps at 1.35V(under 55 is reasonable for 24/7 use, for me at least) then use 1.35V. If you game, you won't see much performance game from 4.2GHZ to 4.6 GHZ.
    
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pc seems to be running stable at stock. once i ensure it is stable, how should i try again? should i try raising voltage, or is 1.35 already too high? i don't see how it could have been unstable, i ran prime95 for 24hrs with no errors. also, should i be concerned about my low bclk?

fyi i'm a noob to overclocking
Just ignore the BCLK, its not an issue at all. The reading will fluctuate time to time. Don;t worry about it. Also, how is it LOW? its only a 0.2% decrease...
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alot of software arent exactly 100% correct for example i have my i7 @ 4.32ghz , in cpu-z it sometimes says 4319.8 etc , same with voltage in the bios its at 1.44v but in cpuz it shows im at 1.42v ..

124 means add more vcore dont it ?
    
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