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 SolvedA few concrete questions about overclocking an i7 920 Forum SolvedHelp with Overclocking my i7 920 CPU w/ ASUS P6T Motherboard to 4.0 GHz (or more) Forum SolvedOverclocking i7 920 to 3.8GHz - high voltages but still unstable! Forum SolvedOverclocking i7 920 Forum SolvedOverclocking I7 920 Forum SolvedNeed help overclocking i7 920 D0 Forum I7 920 overclocking HELP Forum SolvedI7 920 P6T SE overclocking Forum SolvedOverclocking i7 920 Asus p6x58d premium Forum SolvedHelp Overclocking i7 920 OEM computer! Forum SolvedI7 920 Overclocking Help? Forum SolvedCore i7 920 overclocking Forum SolvedOverclocking i7 920 with Asus p6t v2 MB Forum SolvedOverclocking i7 920 2.66GHz with stock cooler. Forum SolvedI7 870 vs 920 Overclocking Potential Forum SolvedOverclocking to 3.4ghz on stock cooling on i7 920 D0 ok? Forum SolvedI7 920 overclocking newbie needs help Forum SolvedI7 920 vs i7 950 Overclocking Forum i7 920 overclocking Forum i7 920 overclocking on p6x (beginner) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !