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. m 0 l 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? m 0 l 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 e8400 at 4ghz or more? - Forum Stock I3 vs 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 m 0 l 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. Share pixelate2 January 12, 2011 12:11:59 AM Best answer selected by pixelate2. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources C2D E8400 4ghz+ Forum SolvedWould I need extra cooling if overclocking an i5 3470 to 4GHz? Forum SolvedOverclocking the FX 8320 to 4Ghz on the Gigabyte M68MT-S2 Forum SolvedXeon 1230v3 overclocking to 4ghz Forum AMD PHENOM II X4 965 3 4GHZ QUAD-CORE vs INTEL CORE 2 DUO E8400 3 00 GHZ Forum E8400 can't get to 4ghz Forum 500mhz FSB, 4ghz E8400... is this normal? Forum Taking e8400 to 4ghz? Forum Can only keep E8400 above 4ghz if I go past 1.4v Forum Quick question: E8400 @ 4ghz Forum Solvedoverclocking i7 960 to 4ghz Forum E8400 @ 4ghz on Asus P5Q Pro, need help with voltages Forum E8400 @ 4Ghz Forum Best 4+GHz E8400 Cooler help Forum Newbie help needed - air cooling for E8400 @4GHz - Quiet Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !