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Can i Over clock my 2 intel xeon 5150s?

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Can i Over clock my 2 intel xeon 5150s?
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If i can , tell me how please
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i think you can if you have the right motherboard
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No xeons werent meant for OCing, MAYBE there is a software utility, but otherwise i dont think you can.
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Originally Posted by Smoblikat View Post
No xeons werent meant for OCing, MAYBE there is a software utility, but otherwise i dont think you can.
False.

You'll be limited by the BIOS features of the motherboard.

For instance the SR-2 supports Xeon processors and supports overclocking.

If you buy a server grade motherboard, don't count on options for overclocking being present.
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No xeons werent meant for OCing, MAYBE there is a software utility, but otherwise i dont think you can.
FALSEEEE
I used to have an Xeon and I overclocked it heavily. Thats complete Bull****
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To answer your question though..
You will be able to, just how much will differ a lot.. Motherboard specs Bios Features things like that can all limit or help you excel in overclocking your two xeons
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what can i use to try to oc them? try going to my bios maybe?
Edited by Neko_X - 1/30/11 at 7:27pm
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