Articles & News
Graphics & Displays
Tom's IT Pro
Login | Sign Up
The authority on tech
Should I use Gigabyte Easy Tune 5 Pro?
Sep 28, 2007, 8:02 PM
Hello - I am new to overclocking.
I have a Gigabyte motherboard and a copy of Gigabyte “Easy Tune 5 Pro”. This has lots of funky options such as a “CPU Intelligent Accelerator “ and a “Memory Intelligent Booster”.
Is it a good idea to use this utility (if so what are some good settings) or should I just make changes to the BIOS manually?
My system is:
Gigabyte GA-956P-S3 (revision 2)
Core 2 Duo 6300
2 GB memory (2 x PC6400 DDR2 800 1GB)
550w TruePower PSU
Dec 7, 2008
should gigabyte easy tune
Dec 1, 2008, 12:47 AM
hey man thanks, i on that as we speak
Dec 1, 2008, 12:48 AM
Use the BIOS
Software overvolts too much without u knowing leading to future problems and higher power use
Ga-ep35-ds3l and E8400
I7 overclock question
Question overclocking Q6600 on Gigabyte UD3R
E5200 on G31 Overclock
OC'ing a P4 with GA-8IGX
Can't find your answer ? Ask !
Get the answer
Dec 1, 2008, 4:27 PM
I agree all windows based OCing progs are garbage and can do more damage then good! here is my OC on the new gigabyte EP45 w/E8500 100% stable! 24/7
Dec 6, 2008, 10:26 PM
Use the BIOS. Easy Tune is worth less than what yoy paid for it.
Dec 6, 2008, 10:39 PM
use the BIOS then if you're a power saving freak change the settings so its stock or slower at idle and your bios oc when under load..
Ask a new question
CPUz is reading proc x2 4000 @ 1000mhz?
Easy tune 3 by Gigabyte for OS XP
Tbred oced at 2600-2700 (mhz or pr tbd...)
EASY TUNE 6 gpcidrv driver
ASUS?? What about the cool features in Gigabyte??
Easy Tune 6 Advice
Easy Tune 5
Help with o/c E6700
Gigabyte " Easy Tune" overclocking function
Easy Tune III??
GIGABYTE EASY TUNE SOFTWARE 5 0R 6 VER'S WON'T OVVERCLOCK
Easy Tune 5??
Odd Problem while OCing Gigabyte DQ6
Why doesnt easytune 6 work with my gigabyte ga-ep-41-ud3l board
OCing with easy Tune 5 .
Subscribe to our newsletter
icon arrow stem circle
About Tom's Hardware
Licensing and Reprints
Other Purch sites
© 2019 Purch All Rights Reserved.