Is the i5 2500K stock cooler enough for a modest overclock (3.5-4GHz)? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Cooling Intel i5 Last response: November 14, 2011 5:44 AM in Overclocking Share Adequate? Total: 10 votes (5 blank votes) Yes 60 % No 40 % rockycrrab November 13, 2011 10:56:01 PM Title says it all! More about : 2500k stock cooler modest overclock 4ghz Frizzo November 14, 2011 5:32:26 AM the stock cooler isn't even enough for an UNDERCLOCK Sunius a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking November 14, 2011 5:44:44 AM It is enough for mild overclock. I was able to reach stable 4.0 GHz with stock cooler. Temps < 70C Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumShould I even try the stock cooler ? ( i5 2500k ) ForumExtremely high idle temps i5 2500k stock cooler ? ForumI5 2500K Stock cooler ForumOverclocking i5 2500k with stock ForumI5 2500K OC, should I? ForumOverclocking i5 2500k Fan needed. ForumI5 3570K vs 2500k ForumHelp building a PC to overclock the i5 3570k ForumOver clocking i5 3570k stock cooler ForumIs it worth spending more on getting a 17 2600(k) then a i5 2500(k ) ForumI5 2500k build, need tips! ForumI5 2500k stock cooler too hot? ForumStock i5 2500k temp w/ 212 evo ForumNeed help Cooler for I5 2500K . ForumBest $53 Heatsinks ForumI5 2500k turbo mode when oc'ing ForumOverclock CPU or buy new on blackfriday? questions! ForumOverclock Damage? ForumCPU Cooler and Asus P8Z68-V Pro/GEN3 MB ForumHow to overclock e8400 on p41 gigabyte motherboard More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !