Question about overclocking Tags: CPUs Overclocking Games Stress Test Video Processors Last response: May 8, 2010 4:44 PM in Overclocking Share smittymcsmite May 8, 2010 1:59:11 AM So after I change the voltage to my processor do i want to run a video game or a stress test to make the overclock happen or does changing the voltage its self implement the overclock? More about : question overclocking Lmeow a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking May 8, 2010 4:05:35 AM Well, once you set the overclock settings, (you do not necessarily need to up the voltage, changing voltage does not overclock the CPU) then you would need to run Prime 95 for stress testing. jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking May 8, 2010 4:44:19 PM You are a little confused. Increasing the voltage will not increase CPU speed. Increasing the voltage (up to a point) may increase CPU stability after you increase the CPU speed by increasing the FSB frequency. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumQuestion about Overclocking and voltages. ForumQuestion about overclocking ForumQuestion about the z75 pro3 and overclocking ForumBought a pc question about power supply and overclocking ForumQuestion about overclocking ForumClick here if your system won't boot or there is no video output ForumHomebrew Template ForumQuestion about overclocking fx 6100 ForumQuestion about fx 6100 overclocking ForumQuestions about overclocking . ForumQuestion about overclocking ForumQuick question about overclocking ForumQuestion about overclocking results ForumQuestion about overclocking ram ForumNoob Questions about Speed Step and Overclocking ForumQuestion about AMD Black Edition Overclocking Guide ForumQuestion about overclocking ram ForumFixed Voltage More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !