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Should I overclock my CPU?

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by luukki123, Apr 29, 2010.

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  1. luukki123

    luukki123 Thread Starter

    May 7, 2009
    I was just wondering if it's worth it...
    number of bits: 64
    Revision: LG-b1
    platform name : socket s1
    Original clock : 2200 MHz
    Original system clock : 200 MHz
    Original multiplier : 11x
    CPU clock : 2199 MHz
    System clock : 199 MHz
    HT link : 1800
    Number of cores : 2
    Windows vista home premium
  2. loserOlimbs


    Jun 19, 2004
    Complete specs please>?

    And PC use?

    I personally don't like OC much, little gains and increased risk... but more information might help us help you decide if its worth it for you.
  3. Triple6

    Triple6 Moderator

    Dec 26, 2002
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    Model numbers would be better.

    But since you say its a laptop, automatically I would say no. Laptops generally don't have the headroom for overclocking - cooling becomes a bigger issue and you could very easily damage hardware from the extra heat generated by a faster running processor. Plus the only way to do it in a laptop is with generic software that can adjust or force different settings.
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