Should a CPU break after a 1 MHz increase, can it be RMA'ed? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Processors Overclocking Last response: January 7, 2012 7:11 AM in Overclocking Share A Bad Day January 6, 2012 8:07:44 PM As the title says, if a processor, such as the i7 2600k, is bricked after the clock rate has been increased by 1 MHz despite running under 50 C, can it still be RMA'ed even though the manufacturer stated that it will not accept overclocked CPUs? More about : cpu break mhz increase rma keato02 January 7, 2012 2:44:01 AM Most likley you wont get i rma. since you overclocked it. but if you can get it back to stock and then send it back you can most likley get ir rma'ed but it must hawe bin a defect cpu annyways since it broke after 1mhz overclock wery wierd i think truegenius a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking January 7, 2012 7:11:36 AM instead of overclocking you can assume that turbo have done that and can try to claim because their is no cpu that can not survive a 1mhz increase, this cpu is a defective one (from beginning) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNo increase in performance from 100 mhz OC ForumRMAed 3 Asus K8n4-E deluxes - SB Live sound breaks it! ForumRam speed vs CPU mhz increase ? ForumNeed Help. Memory Error already RMA'ed Mobo and difference ram ForumWhy cant my 1 day old cpu be stable at 1600 mhz ram? ForumNew CPU ! Win XP on 1.91Mhz !!! This is not a misprint! ForumDid I break the cpu or mobo....or both? ForumShould I increase my ram ???? ForumAMD's 3GHz K10 to break 30,000 3DMark06 ForumCan’t break 1250 mhz ForumShould I get faster Ram than 1600 mhz for i7-3930k with RIVE? ForumPhenom II X4 stuck at 800 Mhz HELP! ForumPC Freezes after 1 .5 hours gameplay ForumCPU fan facing the wrong way - can it cause drastic temp increase ? ForumShould I RMA my RAM? ForumI5 3570K + Z77 PRO3 ForumHow to change the CPU Core Voltage? ForumCPU Downclock when overheating ForumCpu overclock ForumWhat Settings Do I Change To Overclock My CPU? More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !