Over clocking a E6550 Tags: CPUs Dual Channel Overclocking Last response: March 17, 2010 6:22 PM in Overclocking Share aquabob23 March 16, 2010 3:35:32 PM I was wondering how far i can over clock my proser. Just a ruff estimate is all i am looking for. Specs: E6550 Core2Duo Z Dual Channel Platinum 4096MB PC8500 DDR2 1066MHz Memory XFX nForce 750i SLI Extreme Motherboard after market cooler my guess is 3.5ghz maybe 3.75 More about : clocking e6550 jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking March 16, 2010 3:40:44 PM Probably more like 3.3 - 3.5 GHz. But there are so many variables that you will not know until you try. m 0 l aquabob23 March 16, 2010 4:01:06 PM thank you for your response. quick question how high would i have to clock to out run my memory? m 0 l Related resources Cheap over clocking mobo - Forum ram over-clocking weird error - Forum Is my CPU capable of over clocking? - Forum memory clock when over clocking - Forum Msi r9 280 gaming over clocking headroom? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aquabob23 March 16, 2010 5:11:17 PM never mind i think i answered my own question. to reach max for my ram i would have to adjust my fsb to 533mhz and that would give me a processor speed of 3.73 ghz (533*7) which is probably not feasible for the e6550 does this sound right? m 0 l Kralnor March 17, 2010 6:22:40 PM According to Intel themselves, the multiplier for the E6550 is 7, so that sounds correct. http://ark.intel.com/Product.aspx?id=30783 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs this mother board good for over clocking? Forum Solvedover clocking help Forum SolvedQuick question on over clocking i7-4770k Forum SolvedOver clocking question Forum SolvedOver clocking fx-6300 Forum SolvedOver Clocking Temps with Corsair H80i Forum SolvedBest Non-Over-Clocking + Non - budget Mobo! Forum SolvedBSOD when over clocking i7 4770k on gene vii Forum Solvedfx 6300 over clocking Forum Solvedhyper 212 evo vs h80i for over clocking? Forum SolvedOver Clocking Help Forum SolvedOver Clocking CPU Forum SolvedIs my Pc Build Ok for over-clocking? Forum SolvedOver clocking my cpu Forum Solvedis over clocking cpu safe Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !