I7 920 overclocking Tags: CPUs Overclocking Intel i7 Product Last response: April 21, 2009 2:44 PM in Overclocking Share john_smarty April 21, 2009 12:48:56 AM i recently pushed my i7 upto 3.6 ghz it is on stock and my temps are 45-50 degrees idle 75 load is this healthy for the cpu should i set it at 3.2/3.4 and recommendations for a new heatsink ? More about : 920 overclocking john_smarty April 21, 2009 1:51:04 AM that looks pretty big i dont think it could fit beside a gtx 285 jay2tall a b à CPUs April 21, 2009 2:44:16 PM What are you getting those temps from? What are you running to get the Load temps? Run OCCT 3.0.1 using Custom, large data set, high priority, and check "run hyperthreading as dual core. Run this for an hour and see if it passes and what temps you get at idle and max load. I use the Thermalright Ultra-120 eXtreme, GREAT cooler. http://www.frozencpu.com/products/8444/cpu-tri-57/Therm... However, I like the Coolermaster V8 even better and it's cheaper - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Please help with Overclocking i7 920 and RAM on DX58SO Forum I7 920 overclocking problems. Forum Need helping overclocking my i7 920 Forum Overclocking I7 920 Forum Overclocking i7 920 Forum Overclocking my aging i7 920 Forum Issues when overclocking a 920 i7 ; Thoughts on upgrades? Forum Overclocking i7 920 D0 Forum Newbie overclocking i7 920 Forum Basic Overclocking for core i7 920 on MSI x58m mobo Forum Overclocking core i7 920 on msi x58m mobo Forum Overclocking i7 920 with ddr3 @ 1333 Forum Overclocking i7 920 & GA-EX58-UD3R Forum Fixed Voltage Forum Overclocking i7 920 (again :P ) Forum Overclocking core i7 920 help please Forum Overclocking i7 920 and gtx 295s Forum New to overclocking i7 920 Forum Need help overclocking asus p6t & i7 920 Forum Overclocking i7 920 need help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !