What exactly is QuickPath Interconnect (QPI)? Tags: Chipsets Overclocking QPI CPUs Last response: September 24, 2010 7:40 PM in Overclocking Share Slipperss September 24, 2010 6:53:14 PM I'm currently overclocking my CPU, I'm a overclocker newb and have only touched the BLCK, Voltage and Multiplier. This QPI makes me wonder, its 3775mhz atm, at auto. It says i can OC it to about 11GB. What would be increased and what does QPI do? More about : quickpath interconnect qpi COLGeek a b K Overclocking a c 152 à CPUs September 24, 2010 7:16:00 PM For your headache inducing enjoyment: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intel_QuickPath_Interconne... m 0 l Slipperss September 24, 2010 7:29:48 PM I actually went there before making this thread, I understood nothing (being Danish) and was looking for a short and direct answer, which is why i came here. But thanks anyway :3 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer COLGeek a b K Overclocking a c 152 à CPUs September 24, 2010 7:40:53 PM QPI is essentially the data path between the CPU and the chipset. I am not sure you will gain much (others can comment otherwise) by adjusting beyond the current auto setting. Held og lykke! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Intel QuickPath Interconnect (QPI) maximum 6 4GT/s Forum SolvedHow Can I tell exactly what graphics card i have? DXDIAG is no help Forum SolvedWhat exactly is SteamOS? Forum SolvedWhat exactly is the difference between a Hybrid Drive and a SSD/HDD? Forum SolvedI am getting a new gaming headset but im unsure of what exactly i should get. Forum Solvedwhat is tdp exactly? Forum SolvedWhat are drivers exactly (I don't know what category this should be in so i put this here) Forum Solvedwhat exactly would be the difference if I did upgrade ??? Forum SolvedExactly what were the advantages and disadvantages of having gaming PC or PS (incl. Xbox, Wii,...) Forum Solvedwhat TDP exactly mean?? Forum SolvedWhat does the minimum requirement of a game exactly mean? Forum SolvedWhat Exactly is a Macro? Forum SolvedWhat Exactly is a Macro? Forum SolvedWhat exactly is an access point? Forum SolvedWhat exactly is cloned desktop? Forum SolvedWhat is Pull exactly vs. exhaust Forum Solved"Gaming requirement 4GB RAM" = RAM Memory or GPU memory?, what is graphics card memory exactly used for? Forum SolvedHOW DO i FIND OUT EXACTLY WHAT MOTHERBOARD MY EMACHINES W3622 HAS? I NEED A BETTER PROCESSOR. Forum SolvedWhat exactly can this computer do game wise? Forum SolvedWhat exactly is a 2.5 slot gpu, and will my motherboard (MSI Z87-G43) be ok with such a card? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !