Are these settings safe for my overclocked i7? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Intel i7 Last response: August 2, 2009 5:12 AM in Overclocking Share Creebs July 31, 2009 3:26:56 PM Just wondering if the following settings are safe... I had to use these in order to obtain an overclock of 3.8 on my i7 920.. Ram Voltage... 1.65 QPI Voltage... 1.25 CPU Voltage... 1.25 My temps are under 70 or around 70 under max load and it is stable for 24 hours with Prime 95.. Please let me know Thanks in advance Josh More about : settings safe overclocked overshocked a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking July 31, 2009 8:58:56 PM yep, looks good. Creebs August 1, 2009 1:01:49 AM ty sir :-D Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer CompuTronix a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking August 2, 2009 5:12:38 AM Creebs, Intel's processor specifications are available at Processor Spec Finder - http://processorfinder.intel.com/Default.aspx The following Intel document describes the 5c thermal gradient between Tcase (CPU temperature) and Tjunction (Core temperature) - http://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/0709/0709.1861.pdf Core i7 specifications: Vcore Max 1.375 Tcase Max (CPU temperature) 68c Tjunction (Core temperature) 73c Your Core temperature is within spec at 70c. Comp Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Overclocked Intel Core i7 960 Quad Core Processor 3.2GHz Safe Temps Forum Safe overclock settings for i7 2600K? Forum Safe settings for OC core i7 930 stock 2.80 GHZ Forum Need SUPER DUPER SAFE Overclocking Intel i7 870 2.93Ghz Forum Are these safe overclock settings for a HIS Radeon 7850? Forum 1333 Overclocked to 1600, Is It Safe ? Forum I7 860 - Is this a safe overclock ? Forum My Core i7 2700K Overclock - Are my settings , voltage and temps ok? Forum Maximum Safe Temperature for i7 930 Forum Safe voltages for Core i7 2600K overclock ? Forum Highest safe temperature limits for the i7 & PCH Forum I7 2600k 4.4Ghz Safe voltage? Forum Is my overclock safe ? Forum Looking for Safe I7 920 OC Help - ASUS P6T Forum I7 overclocked temps Forum I5 3570K + Z77 PRO3 Forum Overclocking: Are your hard drives at risk? Forum Is setting the Voltage to Auto when overclocking Safe? Forum Safe temperatures for overclocking? Forum HELP! Is this the i7 920 settings to 3.8ghz? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !