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Overclocking a p3

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by gatewaypc700, Oct 31, 2008.

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  1. gatewaypc700

    gatewaypc700 Thread Starter

    Oct 17, 2008
    Hey there
    It would seem lately that my computer is getting an upgrade.
    I now have a program that formats usb drives as ram, but what about the processor?

    How would i go about overclocking a 700mhz P3 processor to run at 800mhz or possibly up to 1ghz?

    I have heard of people overclocking 450mhz to 1ghz, but i would like to know how to do it, as well as the damages that it may have on my computer

    Cheers all

  2. BG-0


    Dec 31, 1969
    Quote from crjdriver (because he still hasn't had the time to create that overclock sticky thread ;):
    All of the numbers are example values. Improvise a little, or ask if you're astounded.
  3. hrlow2


    Oct 6, 2008
    hello gatewaypc700. Why would you want to overclock a P3? They came out with P3 versions that are faster than that. Look to Tiger Direct or Newegg and shop.Less headache in the long run.
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