CPU Overclocking failure symptoms Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: November 19, 2010 6:42 PM in Overclocking Share mihnjong November 17, 2010 10:20:42 PM As far as i know, when CPU overclocking fails, the manifestation is 1) can not boot up 2) can not enter OS by rebooting or stuck 3) bluescreen 4) just turned off while running an application. what are the other symptoms not described above? i want to know the possible symptoms so that i can see if CPU overclocking is safe enough or not. also, just my curiosity Thanks! More about : cpu overclocking failure symptoms ShadowDog November 18, 2010 12:10:25 AM As far as i know. those are the only obvious symptoms. Overclocking is fairly safe as long as you make sure your cpu temperature's are fine and voltages aren't too high. And you also need to make sure your overclock is stable of course. What CPU do you have? jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking November 18, 2010 12:38:04 AM Those are really gross symptoms. Less obvious symptoms include resetting the BIOS and failing stress testing software. Related resources Overlock failure - possible symptoms ? - Forum Could these symptoms indicate CPU failure ? - Forum Multiple symptoms , could this be a mainboard failure ? - Forum TOO much OC'ing? Are these the symptoms ?? - Forum New System Build - Odd Symptoms - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer henydiah a c 137 à CPUs a c 236 K Overclocking November 18, 2010 2:02:34 AM what are the other symptoms not described above? - wrong setting Bios - TOO HOT temperature mihnjong November 19, 2010 6:24:29 PM jsc: what is 'resetting the BIOS' ? it means automatic resetting of BIOS ? henydiah: what is "wrong setting bios"? overclocking failure leads to erraneous bios setting? youngster: i just want to know the failure symptom thanks Motopsychojdn a c 103 à CPUs a c 190 K Overclocking November 19, 2010 6:42:10 PM Flames, running in panic and screaming can also be symptoms of an awry overclocking session Overclocking is safe as long as you learn enough about it, study your particular chip and see what others have managed to do with them. Moto Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumRandom Freezes and Restars Strange Symptoms ForumSigns of cpu failure ForumMultiple failure symptoms ForumMotherboard failure symptoms ForumNew Build, No boot. Symptoms of a bad power supply? ForumPSU death symptoms ? ForumOverclocking : factors involved & their symptoms . ForumDo these symptoms sound like a bad cpu ? ForumCPU Failure ForumSure-fire symptoms of dead motherboard ? ForumOverclock failure on stock?? ForumStrange symptoms -- Too little PSU? ForumCPU fan clicking? ForumOverclocking and unlocking cores on my Gigabyte GA-MA770T-UD3 ForumOverclocking my system More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !