Should i overclock or is this dangerous? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: October 21, 2011 1:18 PM in Overclocking Share aero412 October 20, 2011 4:44:39 PM My GPU is a GTX 560 Ti My Cpu is only a Dual Core pentium 2.6 GHz On my "smartdoctor" for my card, it has the ability of "Hyperdrive" where i can set it to 3d gaming and it says ill get better performance. Is this dangerous considering the type of CPU i have? More about : overclock dangerous henydiah a c 136 à CPUs a c 234 K Overclocking October 21, 2011 11:58:30 AM Yes overclock is dangerous, but actually can overclock safely, as long as know how it works, and we recommend that before doing that must be need more time to learn and read the guide overclock you system in accordance with Gamer-girl October 21, 2011 1:18:53 PM The "smartdoctor" only overclocks the GPU and does not affect the cpu. But you should read a bit about overclocking first. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIs this OC for 7750 dangerous ? ForumIs it dangerous to OC? ForumHow dangerous is overclocking? ForumIs a bad quality power supply dangerous ? ForumIs this dangerous ? ForumDangerous for the Power Supply? Forumgiong 1700+ on 1333 rated fsb dangerous ? ForumIs underclocking a dangerous thing? ForumX-Fi poppling sounds and " dangerous crackling sounds" ForumHow dangerous is it to turn on PC without thermal paste ForumFirst-time OC'er. Auto settings possibly dangerous ? ForumShould i try to overclock my 2500k with this powersupply? ForumPrime95 Dangerous Temps within Seconds ForumIs it dangerous for a CPU to be at 100% usage for 3-4 hours? ForumHow dangerous is (up)setting vdroop ForumDangerous i5 temps - What do I do? ForumCrossfire HD7870 x8 questions? ForumHuge Overclock ForumThis is blowing my mind ForumComputer boots to blank screen, cannot re overclock CPU More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !