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 Solvedlooking for new mother board for new build that is good with overclocking!! 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 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 overclocking advise for new build Forum New to pc building, need info in overclocking Forum Is this a good setup for Overclocking on my new computer that i plan to build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !