Pentium4 presscottoverclock 3.2ghz barrier help Tags: Elitegroup BIOS Processors Motherboards Last response: August 29, 2009 2:36 PM in Motherboards Share john_marcuscaps August 29, 2009 8:56:03 AM MOBO p4m800-m7 processor Pentium 4 506 2.66 GHZ (3.2ghz oc) 53 idle 60 load 512 ram ddr bios is AMI bios 101905 overclocked my 2.66 to 3.2 ghz(161 x 20) and wanted 3.8 ghz but when i get over 3.2 ghz, my processor downclocks it self..displaying 2.26 in CPU z instead 3.2+ ghz could be the outdated bios of someting pls help. More about : pentium4 presscottoverclock 2ghz barrier jsc a c 156 V Motherboard August 29, 2009 2:36:26 PM You may have reached the limit for your CPU. Prescott's do not have the OC headroom the the Core2's do. Or try a better cooler. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp! upgrade my e-machine el1852 3.2ghz Forum SolvedOverclocking Pentium 4 3.2GHZ (BIOS has C.I.A.) need help! Forum SolvedDid a P4 640 3.2Ghz work with Intel dg41ty or dg41rq?(Urgent help) Forum Help choosing a video card for my i5 650 3.2Ghz Forum Someone help me to overclocking E8200 over 3.2Ghz Forum [HELP]Overclocking the Q6600 @ 3.2ghz on Asus P5n-e Sli MB Forum Overclocking Help Needed Q6600 ASUS P5N-D @ 3.2GHz Forum Q9450 3.2ghz help Forum Need help with sudden drop in CPU Ghz from 3.2ghz to 800ghz! Forum Q9400 stability help 3.2Ghz Forum Trying to Overclock E6400 (2.1ghz) to 3.2Ghz , Help needed ! Forum HELP! Q9400 oc 3.2ghz PRIME95 FAIL!!! Forum Q9550 @ 3,2GHz temp help!! Forum Can't overclock past 3.2GHz on X3 720, help! Forum Help with OC'in Q6600B3 Above 3.2Ghz Forum help getting vcore stable, q6600, ds3l, 3.2Ghz 9x356 Forum Need help reaching 3.2Ghz on E6600 Forum E6420 to 3.2GHz help decide which cooler pls.. sorry Forum i need help with my 3.2GHZ Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !