AMD overdrive does not regonize my Athlon CPU Tags: AMD Overdrive CPUs Overclocking Last response: April 7, 2009 5:45 PM in Overclocking Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking April 7, 2009 12:57:50 PM I have downloaded "AMD overdrive" to overclock my AMD 64 AthlonX2 4200+ . But it does not regonize my CPU as an AMD-CPU. My PC is a Dell Deminsion E521 north and south bridges are Nvidia. What is wrong here??? More about : amd overdrive regonize athlon cpu Lee-m April 7, 2009 1:13:34 PM If I remember rightly (and I may not), The overdrive utility is only for the phenom line up of cpus. The X2 is not supported. Does your bios know what cpu you have ? ricman April 7, 2009 5:45:33 PM actually X2s are supported, AMD Overdrive will only work on AMD chipset based motherboards Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAMD Overdrive , cannot overclock Athlon II 635? ForumAmd overdrive ForumPhenom IIx2 545 unlocked cores and AMD overdrive . ForumWhat does Hp do to stop you from the overdrive working with my AMD chip ForumOC'ing AMD Athlon II x3 @ 2.7 ghz stock first time CPU OC ForumDoes AMD overdrive even do anything?!? ForumAMD OverDrive help! ForumBIOS, OverDrive , SpeedFan Conficting Temps ForumQuestions about upgrading from a AMD Athlon (tm) X4 630 Processor 2.80G ForumRumour: AMD readying new Athlon branded CPU ? ForumIs AMD Overdrive good for overclocking? ForumAMD Overdrive - issue with overclocking ForumAMD overdrive settings. ForumAMD Overdrive or Coretemp Temperatures? ForumAMD Overdrive huge Misreads ForumTurbo overclock on a 6 core CPU in AMD Overdrive ForumCrossfire HD7870 x8 questions? ForumWhy is FSB Slower than CPU internal speed? ForumCPU speed and diminishing returns on FPS ForumAMD 7750 Black Edition - Faulty? More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !