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Bought New Hyper212+ how far could I possibly OC

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Last response: in Overclocking
April 28, 2011 9:22:19 PM

Just bought a Hyper212 + for my core 2 duo E6850 at 3ghz. I have never overclocked before but slowly starting to understand the whole FSB x Multiplier just the whole voltages scare me. Before I had a stock intel cooler and using CPUID monitor it showed i was idling around 50c and when using prime95 for a few minutes it jumped and stayed around 70c and now with the hyper212+ idle is around 38c and prime got it to around 49c so about a 20c drop which im guessing is good (I live in Hawaii) just want to know if anyone knows maybe how far i can push this or give me simple instructions how to take baby steps to overclock. I would like to get it to 3.5ghz.

P5N-E SLI
CORE 2 DUO E6850
EVGA GTX 460 1GB
4GB DDR2 800 G.SKILL
COOLERMASTER 750 PSU
WD 640GB CAVIAR BLACK

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a b K Overclocking
April 29, 2011 12:59:17 AM

im sure you can get it to 3.5ghz under 60C.
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