Solved Overclocking E8400 4ghz+ Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: January 12, 2011 12:11 AM in Overclocking Share pixelate2 January 2, 2011 6:52:54 AM Hi guys/girls dose anyone know what setting i need to use in the bios to overclock the cpu to 4ghz+ i can get it to 3.6ghz easy but i can get anything over that. any advice would be gratfull. Thanks My system is Motherboard - Asus P5E3 premium Cpu - E8400 (3Ghz) Ram - Kingston HyperX DDR3-1600 4gb Dual Channel Gpu - Sapphire HD 4870 2GB DDR5 Vapor-X Edition Cpu Cooler - CoolerMaster V10 More about : overclocking e8400 4ghz acer0169 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking January 2, 2011 10:46:34 AM If you try to get over 3.6GHz what happens? Not all CPUs can get to 4GHz. There is a point with all CPUs where it doesn't matter how much voltage you give it - it just wont be stable. acer0169 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking January 2, 2011 10:46:51 AM Also.. how are you getting to 3.6? What settings are you using? Related resources Overclocking Intel E8400 with Asus P5Q deluxe to 4GHz - Forum E8400 Overclock Fails at 4ghz with a TRUE :S - Forum E8400 w/ Maximum Extreme overclocked to 4ghz and temps don't change - Forum Stock I3 vs e8400 4ghz - Forum C2D E8400 4ghz + - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer pixelate2 January 2, 2011 8:14:41 PM i let the motherboard use it own auto overclocking on it strongest setting. if i change it on manual and do it myself then the computer feels slower Best solution stingstang January 2, 2011 8:32:53 PM fsb to 440-450 vcore to 1.45 cpu multiplier to 9 monitor your temperatures. ..and turn auto anything off. pixelate2 January 12, 2011 12:11:59 AM Best answer selected by pixelate2. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumTaking e8400 to 4ghz ? ForumCan only keep E8400 above 4ghz if I go past 1.4v ForumBest 4+GHz E8400 Cooler help ForumWhich DDR2 800 for a 4ghz OC on E8400 ? ForumE8400 @ 4ghz on Asus P5Q Pro, need help with voltages Forume8400 quasi stable @ 4ghz need help on next move ForumOverclocking E8400 to 3.8ghz and beyond! ForumC2D E7300 overclocked to 4GHz + ForumFirst time Overclocking ( E8400 3.00GHZ): Need advice Forume6850 overclock h/w config needed for 4ghz ForumCPU multiplier shows 45 in the BIOS, yet shows 43 on everything else More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !