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Trade i7 2600 with i5 3570k and overclock to 4.0GHz

I go an offer from my friend.
He want trade his i5 3570k with my i7 2600(Non K)
Is it worth to trade?

If yes.. I'm planning OC 3570k to 4.0GHz (fyi im never done Overclocking before)
With my currently setup can i run 3570k to 4.0GHz safely and for daily use?
Corsair 550W
Cooler Master 212x with mx4
B75A-G43 Gaming
1 HDD
2 DDR3 @1333Mhz
GTX 750 ti


Thanks before.
*Sorry for my bad english.
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  1. Best answer
    Your motherboard will not allow you to overclock. You need a P67, Z68, Z75 or Z77 chipset motherboard to overclock LGA 1155. B75 will not do it.

    As such I would keep the 2600 as the extra threads make it more powerful than the i5.
  2. anort3 said:
    Your motherboard will not allow you to overclock. You need a P67, Z68, Z75 or Z77 chipset motherboard to overclock LGA 1155. B75 will not do it.

    As such I would keep the 2600 as the extra threads make it more powerful than the i5.


    Oh.. On the their website it has OC Genie II @@
    So i will stick with i7 2600...

    thanks for your answer
  3. No overclock utility is listed for that board and rightly not.

    http://www.msi.com/product/mb/B75AG43_GAMING.html#download
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