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Can this Asus AM3+ overclock?

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June 27, 2013 6:24:52 PM


I'm new to overclocking with amd, can it overclock, what are the requirement for am3+ sockets?

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June 27, 2013 7:39:29 PM

It's insufficient to OC an AM3+ CPU on a board without VRM heatsink like that M5A97 LE. I suggest paying a bit more and grab a better motherboard, like this Asrock one :

As for requirements, beside a good motherboard, you'll need a decent aftermarket CPU cooler, too, like the Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO.