How to overclock my E8400 (3.0ghz) to 3.6ghz Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: February 15, 2010 1:33 PM in Overclocking Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking February 14, 2010 9:32:57 AM Motherboard: Maximus Formula CPU Core 2 Duo 3.0ghz Memory: DDR2 Hi, I changed the FSB to 400 and the CPU multiplayer to 9.0 (9.0x400 = 3.6ghz), but in the OCCT software my CPU frequency is showng as 2.4ghz ?? What am i doing wrong? Thx More about : overclock e8400 0ghz 6ghz Anonymous a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking February 14, 2010 9:45:55 AM Nevermind I have found out it is speedstep lowing my multiplayer to 6x. Thx one-shot February 14, 2010 3:15:00 PM Impressive research. Not many people on here know what that is. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking February 15, 2010 1:33:30 PM Beg to differ. Practically every here except the newbs know what SpeedStep is. What is impressive is that russ found out for himself. Remember, at one time we were all newbs. But for some of us, that was a long time ago. ---------- Building computers since 1977. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed help with weird overclocking problem ( E8400 to 3.6ghz ). ForumOverclocking an E8400 to 3.0GHz on stock cooling ForumIntel Q6600 or E8400 Wolfdale 3.0GHz ForumOverheating e8400 3.6Ghz need help Forume8400 overclock to 3.6Ghz - problems ForumProblem Overclocking E8400 @ 3.6ghz ForumE8400 overclock ForumHelp getting 3.6ghz on q6600 and p5q ForumE8400 @ 3,6ghz on asus P5QL pro ForumOverclock e8400 = HOT ForumE8400 @ 3.6GHz ForumE8400 beyond 3.6ghz no increase in FPS?? ForumAnnisman's 5th Giveaway, Intel E8400 3.0Ghz , WINNER ANNOUNCED ForumWhat DDR2 Ram for an E8400 @ 3.0GHz ForumOverclocking a E8400 on P5K SE/EPU ForumOverclocking the E8400 Wolfdale ForumE8400 Overclocking ForumCrossfire HD7870 x8 questions? Forum[Solved] Best overclock settings for ga-ma770t-ud3p and phenom II x2 550 be ForumCan i overclock ecs asterope 1 0 motherboard cpu More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !