Solved I7 920 oc 3.2-3.5ghz? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Intel i7 Corsair Last response: April 12, 2010 8:26 AM in Overclocking Share jc0196 April 11, 2010 8:38:18 AM hi guys i'm new to overclocking, done nothing like this before. i am planning to overclock my i7 920 cpu to 3.2-3.5ghz. any suggestions on how? specs: i7 920 asus p6t corsair 3gb CM3x1g1600c9 galaxy gtx 275 (forgot what fan was it, not stock) corsair 650watt psu windows xp home 32-bit additional: case is coolermaster Haf 922 plz help, thanks. More about : 920 5ghz | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Godhatesusall April 11, 2010 8:52:18 AM crank the Vcore voltage to 5V, that should auto-overclock your pc or try, i dunno, googling OR searching in the forums 5mins before posting http://www.lmgtfy.com/?q=how+to+overclock+i7+920 | Report abuse jc0196 April 11, 2010 8:54:35 AM ...i did that, more than 5 mins...about 6 times more than that. | Report abuse sohaib_96 April 11, 2010 10:31:15 AM just up the bclk(base clock) to 170 so 170*20=3400 also you did not mention your cpu cooler the stock cooler can hold 3.2-3.5ghz easy but you might think for going aftermarket heatsinks. | Report abuse Related ressources Intel Pentium Dual Core E5400 VS. AMD Athlon II X2 250 BE - Forum Upgrading Socket 939 System - Forum I7 920 Refuses to OC with 1.25v ram - Forum Should i OC my i7 920 ? - Forum I7 920 D0 OC 'ing at 3.9, Can't find low + stable vcore - Forum Ask the community Publish galta April 11, 2010 12:09:19 PM If you're trying 3.2Ghz or little more, chances are that you can do it with no Vcore voltage changes. Your system should run cooler, then. Anyway, go for an aftermarket heatsink. Intel's suck event at stock. | Report abuse jc0196 April 11, 2010 1:41:41 PM thanks guys, just a reminder..it's actually an aftermarket cooler, but i just forgot which one, i think it's from xigmatek (something similar) once again thanks. | Report abuse jeyd02 April 11, 2010 1:46:42 PM yeah, and if you intend to overclock it even more, and use the full power of your system. is recommended to get a good PSU 800~+ . Not saying that yours is bad, im just stating... | Report abuse jc0196 April 11, 2010 2:08:06 PM @jeyd02: thanks for the advice, but if i only want to oc it to 3.4 or 3.5, 650 is enough yea? p.s. maybe 3.33ghz | Report abuse Best solution jeyd02 April 11, 2010 11:20:00 PM yeah is good enough. and good luck on your overclocking. just make sure that you use the lest amount of voltages. | Report abuse jc0196 April 12, 2010 8:22:35 AM thanks you all. | Report abuse jc0196 April 12, 2010 8:26:21 AM Best answer selected by jc0196. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Overclocking>I7 920 oc 3.2-3.5ghz?> Related ressources: ForumIs my CPU bottlenecking my GPU?!? ( i7 920 oc 3.6, GTX 680 sc) ForumI7 920 OC questions ForumPls help choose RAM to OC i7 920 ForumI7 920 p6t oc HELP ForumI7 920 build, newbie to OC . ForumUpgrading from i7 920 stock to OC 2500k help ForumUpgrading to OC 2500k from stock i7 920 ForumFixed Voltage Forum[Solved] Core i7 920 Temperatures ForumOverclocking i7 920 d0 x58 ud3r ForumCan i overclock Core i7 920 with 1333 DDR3 RAM? ForumI7 920 overclocking help Forum[Solved] I7 920 and rampage II extreme OC questions ForumCore i7 920 Overclocking ForumOverClocking i7 920 2.67 GHz On Gigabyte EX58-UD3R More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !