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 b à CPUs a c 178 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: ForumA question from a newbie , plz don't laugh ForumEVGA GTX 670 FTW Newbie Question ? ForumNewbie question (re: vid card and monitor) ForumNewbie Hyper212+ question (orientation/airflow in HAF 912) ForumNewbie <$200 CPU-mobo-RAM question ForumNeed help hooking up fans... Newbie question Forum[RAM] Memory upgrade newbie question ForumNewbie question : Please don't tell me to buy a different case ForumNewbie dumb question on MB/cpu and upgrading. ForumOverclocking newbie stability question ForumNewbie Question re: Rack Mount Servers ForumSimple Newbie CD vs Vinyl Question ForumTascam Portastudio question for a helpless newbie ForumCPU fan clicking? Forumnewbie's question: overclock memory, but not CPU ForumNewbie Temperature Question on E7200 ForumNewbie Overclocking Question ForumNewbie overclocking voltage question Forumwatercooling graphics card - newbie question Forumnewbie to computer cooling...fan question More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !