How to Overclock Q9450 Tags: CPUs Overclocking DDR2 Last response: June 19, 2012 10:59 AM in Overclocking Share alcoholicmonkey June 18, 2010 7:10:58 PM Hi I have a Q9450 and I will like to overclock it. How do I go about doing that? I have 2x4gb ddr2 667 ram and running a XFX Radeon 5770. Please advice More about : overclock q9450 jonpaul37 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking June 18, 2010 7:45:34 PM he following link is your best friend, readit, then read it again, then OC http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/259899-29-core-overcl... m 0 l alcoholicmonkey June 18, 2010 7:51:51 PM Thx bro~! m 0 l Related resources Question: How to overclock a Q9450 and whats safe. - Forum How far should I be able to overclock a Q9450 with a DFI X48-T2RS? - Forum How long/futureproof would an overclocked Q9450 @ 3.8GHz last for? - Forum Intel Core 2 Quad Q9450 overclock Temp fears!! - Forum Can't Overclock my q9450 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jonpaul37 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking June 20, 2010 2:11:48 PM no problemo, let us know how everything goes. m 0 l jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking June 20, 2010 2:28:49 PM Once you look at the generic guide, use google to find a guide for your specific motherboard. And if you are overclocking, you will need better cooling. http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm For a 45 nm CPU, don't exceed 1.45 volts on the CPU. I also recommend keeping your load temperatures under 70 C. m 0 l Sschreurs9 June 19, 2012 10:59:17 AM Trying to overclock a q9450 over here too! Thanks for the info from all of you. Btw, q9450 ftw! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOverclock Your Intel CPU q9450 Forum SolvedQ9450 overclocking help Forum Overclock Q9450 or Upgrade? Forum Q9450 overclock on Asus P5G41T-M LE Forum SolvedCore 2 quad Q9450 overclocking help Forum Q9450 Overclock, GTX 295 Crysis/Warhead power requirements Forum Q9450 Overclock Forum Simplest Q9450 overclock with best results? Forum Good Q9450 Overclock Forum 790i board and the Q9450 Overclock with SLI? Forum MB+RAM+HSF for Q9450 (overclock) - UPDATE Forum Q9450 Overclock X48 Mobo Forum Q9450 rampage overclock Forum Help with Overclock of Q9450 on EP45-DS3R Forum Want to overclock my Q9450 to 3.2. Should I change my memory? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !