New build for overclocking Tags: Build Overclocking Product Last response: December 27, 2010 7:56 PM in Overclocking Share BenW-50 December 27, 2010 3:46:30 AM hello i am planning a build with the following components and want to know how far i can/should push this system. intel i5 760 windows 7 64 bit ocz gold 4gb asus maximus 3 formula Hyper 212 plus with extra fan anitec earthwatts 750w asus 5850 1gb anitec 300 + 3 coolermaster fans What should i be aiming for i am hoping for 4ghz for bragging rights but dont want to wreck my computer. Also if you think my build is s*** then let me know More about : build overclocking knifearefun December 27, 2010 7:56:14 PM 4ghz is easy on that i5....with the right cooler that is and thermal grease I would go with the scythe mugen; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... it cools almost as well as some $75-$100 coolers put it in push/pull if you want but just push is more than enough as for the thermal grease i always go with the golden standard, arctic silver 5; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew build, Tight budget. Spend on overclocking capability or on better graphic card ? Forum SolvedNew high-end build proposal with black+gold theme, overclocking and watercooling Forum SolvedFirst time overclocking on a new build Forum SolvedNew build soon, overclocking question Forum SolvedNew build, want to get some overclocking information Forum SolvedBuild a new system based on the AMD 8350 but not for overclocking <=$1500 Forum Solvednew build (no overclocking) suggestions? Forum SolvedNew Build! need help. overclocking and stuff Forum Overclocking New Build Questions please help! Forum SolvedNew overclocking build Forum SolvedNew Build Overclocking + Issues Forum SolvedNew Build - New Overclocking - New Temps Forum looking for new mother board for new build that is good with overclocking!! Forum SolvedOverclocking new build Forum New PC build - gaming, no overclocking - thoughts on variations? Forum Overclocking my new build Forum Building a new Rendering/Streaming/Gaming/Overclocking PC, need help Fine Tuning the build Forum New to pc building, need info in overclocking Forum SolvedNew System Build Potential Overclock Forum overclocking advise for new build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !