Overclocking older processors Tags: CPUs Overclocking Dell Studio Xps Processors Last response: April 30, 2008 12:00 AM in Overclocking Share starhoof April 28, 2008 6:00:53 PM I have one of the older proccessors on my Dell XPS, I have old P4 clcked at 2.8GHz, as time passes it becomes more and more obsolete. Could anyone tell me how to overclock it or give me links to guides, i would really apreciate it. More about : overclocking older processors B-Unit April 28, 2008 6:28:41 PM Although they may have opened up the XPS, generally speaking you cant overclock a system from one of the OEM manufacturers. kkm557 April 29, 2008 6:41:42 PM Yea, they lock up the BIOS options. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuick Question about Overclocking Older CPUs on Older MOBOs? Forum Differences between older processors Forum Will Haswell processors work with older DDR3 RAM? Forum SolvedOlder hardware overlock + overclock noob. Forum SolvedHelp the newbie with overclocking his older PC Forum Solvedi have window 8 vaio laptop with 2 gb ram i3 core processor.it is one year older.Now a days it performs slower than initial da Forum SolvedIs overclocking actually bad for processors? Forum Solvedhelp and advice overclock older gen cpu. Forum Where do older Intel Xeon Processors Rate? Forum Are the current heatsinks good for older processors like P4? Forum AMD 65nm processors to be compatible with older boards? Forum Older system: Overclocking AMD Phenome 1055T Forum Using older Athlon processors on new Socket A MBs? Forum SolvedFX Processor with Older Chip Set? Forum SolvedUpgrading an older HP Intel Processor Forum SolvedOlder RAM with Z77 board and Ivy Bridge Processor Forum Solvedcan all motherboards overclock amd fx processors? Forum will 2 different i7 4770k processors have different overclocking resaults even if they are from the same batch ? Forum Overclocking 8600 GT. (Older Gaming Rig) Forum Which is faster for Gaming: I7 3840QM or the I7 4700MQ? i'm a bit confused as the older processor has faster cores Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !