AMD 6 Core CPU Tags: Core CPUs AMD Heat Motherboards Last response: May 17, 2013 6:20 AM in CPUs Share chris34720 May 17, 2013 1:57:16 AM Hi guys new here and never over clocked before Its a 3.5 ghz standard CPU but says it has a turbo charge of 4.1ghz what does this mean does it mean i can put it up to say 4.0ghz without any over heating issues ? Is it advisable to buy a better heat sync if i over clock it as im only using the standard heat sync supplied with the cpu Here is the cpu details and my motherboard Motherboard http:// http:// More about : amd core cpu dirtyferret a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard May 17, 2013 6:20:30 AM i'm guessing this is the FX-6120? AMD turbo core speed is used when cores are idle (usually about half) then the speeds of the active cores increase. It is not a limit on your CPU's ability to OC. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcan i unlock amd fx 4300 to 6 core cpu Forum Solvedcan a amd a4-5300 trinity 3.4ghz (3.6ghz turbo) socket fm2 65w dual-core desktop apu (cpu + gpu) with directx 11 graphic amd r Forum SolvedHello, Im looking to upgrade my current cpu from a AMD A6-6400K Richland 3.9GHz Dual-Core Processor and im curious what will b Forum SolvedWhich is better for a workstation? Intel i5 3470 or AMD 6300 6-core CPU? Forum SolvedHealthy CPU temperature for AMD FX-6300 3.5 GHz 6-Core? Forum Whats a quiet cpu fan that goes on a AMD FD6350FRHKBOX FX-6350 FX-Series 6-Core Black Edition Forum AMD A6 6400k Windows 8.1 detecting 1 CPU core? Forum SolvedAsus & amd 6core cpu's Forum SolvedWho's buying AMD 6 core CPU's next month? Forum WTB FX 6300 6 core or FX 8320 8 core cpu and working AMD 970 mobo Forum older aftermarket cpu cooler on new amd+ 6 core Forum [WTS] AMD Athlon II X4 620 Propus 2.6 GHz Socket AM3 95W Quad-Core CPU (ADX620WFGIBOX) $49 Shipped to US Forum Amd 6 core cpu for $200?? Forum WTS Mobo&CPU&Ram:Asus M4A89GTD PRO USB3 AM3, AMD Phenom 2 Thuban 6core Forum Turbo overclock on a 6 core CPU in AMD Overdrive Forum AMD Phenom II 960T 4 Ghz 6 cores + 7950CF = CPU bottlenecked? Forum SolvedAMD A6 6400k dual core or AMD A8 6600k quad core Forum SolvedGaming AMD 3.5 AM3+ FX 6-Core Edition FX-6300 (FD6300WMHKBOX) Processor Forum Solved6 core cpu runs only 3 cores? Forum SolvedAMD 3.5 AM3+ FX 6-Core Edition FX-6300 or Fx 8Core? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !