Newbie question Tags: CPUs Asus Overclocking Last response: July 18, 2009 12:28 AM in Overclocking Share sepota July 14, 2009 3:53:23 PM Hi, I m running: MB ASUS P5LD2 (no SLI support) ASUS 4890 Intel core 2 duo q6600 2.4ghz (no OC) RAM = 2 x 2 gigs corsair xms Power Supply = Corsair 750W - 60A Running Vista 64 Using a 22'' Samsung screen I would like to O/C my CPU to 3 ghz in order to fully enjoy the GPU, What should I do? Do I need extra cooling also? Thanks, Sebas More about : newbie question 4Ryan6 a c 99 à CPUs a c 231 K Overclocking July 14, 2009 5:26:32 PM http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/240001-29-howto-overclock-quads-duals-guide Good Grief man the guide is stickied at the top of this section. destram25 July 18, 2009 12:28:27 AM the q6600 is quad core not duo. OCing it to 3 ghz is easy, even with stock cooler. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNewbie motherboard question Forum Solvednewbie question on sli/crossfire Forum Solvedoveclocking question by a newbie Forum SolvedApril 2014 Build Question - Newbie Forum SolvedNewbie question - do I need a graphical card i I combine a Xeon E3-1230v3 and a GA-H87-HD3 MB? Forum SolvedA newbie question!!!!!! Forum SolvedOptical Drive, Newbie Question! Forum SolvedUpgrading to Sapphire R9 270x...Newbie question(s) Forum Solvedreference radeon R9 290 water cooling newbie question Forum SolvedIs my OC alright? (newbie question) Forum SolvedNewbie build question Forum SolvedNewbie -Motherboard Swap-out question Forum SolvedNewbie question on Win8 RAM usage.. Forum SolvedNewbie Network question Forum SolvedNewbie question on disk management Forum SolvedNewbie static question Forum SolvedQuick newbie question regarding orientation of 6+2 psu connector Forum SolvedHelp: Motherboard/Video Card Question (newbie) Forum SolvedNewbie to Water Cooling question.... Forum SolvedNeed help hooking up my case fans to my power supply (newbie question) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !