1. DuckyPants12

    Dell overclock

    I am turning a dell OptiPlex 7010 SFF that has an intel i5, into a server and I need to overclock it. I am using windows 10 right now and the dell bios doesn't have any options for overclocking. the cooling is amazing so I'm not worrying about that. I need an overclocking software or even a...
  2. B

    Help with overclocking laptop

    I want to overclock or increase my performance on my laptop it's a hp pavilion 15 gaming laptop With Intel i7 8th Gen processor and gtx 1050ti graphics card.. Plz help I'm running it at stock 2.21 ghz I need to increase that
  3. Prisionera

    Overclock recommend?

    Hi guys, I'm really really new in this topic and I wanted to make sure I won't destroy my pc messing up on my BIOS. I have attached screens of my specifications showed on cpuz. But here are cpu and mainboard: amd fx-8800p radeon r7 12 compute cores 4c+8g BIOStar mainboard A10N8800E My...
  4. J

    Higher RAM Memory = Solution for iGPU slowing the CPU?

    Hello. I would like to ask if adding a RAM with higher memory would make up/solve the issue where a CPU is being slowed by its integrated GPU? I am trying to choose between buying 2600 and 3400g. With the 2600 +( RX 560 GPU), I believe it would technically be faster on a cinebench benchmark...
  5. K

    Overclock i5-8400

    Hello, I've bought the i5-8400 and once i buy a new cpu cooler I want to overclock it to like 3.5 Ghz. On the specification the base frequency is 2.8 Ghz and themax is 4.0 Ghz. How do I overclock it safely?
  6. L

    7700k overclock max and min clock speed

    I just overclocked my 7700k to 4.7 ghz on an msi z170a sli plus and when I go into msi afterburner it says that the minimum and maximum clock speed is 4.7 ghz. I would like to turn the minimum clock speed down to 4.0 or less but I'm not sure as to how to do that.
  7. beast10121

    DRAM Clock

    I noticed that i was only able to use 8gb instead of my installed 16gb. I looked around into my bios but realized that my dram clock wasn't right (2133mhz) but when i tried to set it up to the advertised value (3200mhz) and restart my computer the power fluctuates and it ends up rebooting saying...
  8. M

    Overclocking 6700k, blue screens

    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700K CPU @ 4.00GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 94 Stepping 3 Processor Count: 8 RAM: 16340 Mb Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070, -1 Mb Hard Drives: C: 232 GB (181 GB Free); E: 232 GB (132 GB Free); F: 465 GB (261 GB...
  9. K

    While overclocking something in my system was damaged.

    I had a stable 4.4GHz overclock on my i5 4690K for a week or two but decided to try for 4.5 today. After a couple of bsod I tried to up the voltage a little bit (was moving from 1.268 to 1.27) but when I rebooted to test it out I was greeted with an Asus splash screen that mentioned CPU...
  10. N

    2nd screen saying no signal after bios uppdate

    i just uppdated my bios and after that only the hdmi port from the gpu is working. if you plug in screen to the other one it says no signal. i have never had anny issues before. and it is not the screeen or the cable thats the issue allready tested that. the reason i uppdated bios was because im...
  11. V

    How hot should I let my gaming laptop get?

    I use my asus rog gl552 to play mostly ps3 games (sleeping dogs, bioshock, skyrim, etc). I enjoyably play these games on their lowest settings but find that the fan area of my laptop still becomes quite hot. Last week I asked this site if I would be able to play a more demanding game such as...
  12. D


    Hello, I started receiving this error out of nowhere while playing a game. Afterward, the error continually persists even after rebooting. Windows will not stay booted for ~30 seconds until I receive the error again. System Specs: -MSI Z97 Gaming 5 MOBO -i7-4790K -NZXT Kraken x31 -Kingston...