Closed 2500K Overclock to 5.0 Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: January 20, 2012 5:14 PM in Overclocking Share captjack5169 January 20, 2012 1:56:05 PM Looking for suggestions on voltage changes for overclocking 2500K to 5.0. Any thoughts anyone?? More about : 2500k overclock wolfram23 a b à CPUs a c 100 K Overclocking January 20, 2012 2:28:11 PM Just crank that sucker up to the max!!!111!!eleven Like, 2.5 volts, man. Do it. ...how about you try some proper overclocking technique? Raise multiplier, test, raise voltage as required, test, repeat. Score 0 captjack5169 January 20, 2012 2:37:28 PM wolfram23 said:Just crank that sucker up to the max!!!111!!eleven Like, 2.5 volts, man. Do it. ...how about you try some proper overclocking technique? Raise multiplier, test, raise voltage as required, test, repeat. Thanks wolf what is your thought on a safe temp I am running the Cooler master V6 cooler. Score 0 Related resources looking for a cooler to overclock my i5 2500k under 50$ - Forum Will this be a good build to overclock 2500k to 5.0GHz? - Forum Overclocking i5 2500k to 5.0Ghz+ - Forum Overclocking help?? 5.0 on air?on 2500K - Forum Overclock AMD FX 8350 to 5.0Ghz ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution wolfram23 a b à CPUs a c 100 K Overclocking January 20, 2012 2:46:07 PM I don't know what kind of experience you have with overclocking, but I suggest you try giving my guide a read through which will hopefully cover most of your concerns. http://wolframpc.blogspot.com/2012/01/guide-to-overcloc... To answer directly, 72C is the Tcase but you are probably ok up to 80C in burn tests, though it's unknown if that will decrease CPU longevity. Is there a reason you need 5ghz, or just to say you did it? Because seriously that is really, really high and I would be shocked if you can do it on air. Share captjack5169 January 20, 2012 2:53:40 PM Best answer selected by captjack5169. Score 0 captjack5169 January 20, 2012 2:54:18 PM Yeah me too. And it is just so I can say I did it. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBest cooler between $20 and 50$ to overclock Intel I7 4790K Forum Solvedcore i5 2500k with out overclock enough for watch dogs Forum SolvedC50D-A-133 - CPU (overclock or a new one) Forum SolvedI5 2500k, 45-50 Idle, 95 when running GW2 Forum Solved2500k on 5.0GHz or 3570k on 4.5GHz? Forum SolvedIdle at 40-50C with overclock on 4770k Forum SolvedI5 2500k ASRock Mobo w/ H50 Cooling? Forum SolvedGigabyte Z68-UD3-iSSD + intel i5 2500k + corsair A50 Forum SolvedBest 2500k cooler with a 50$ budget Forum SolvedIs my fx 8320 at 4.5ghz a good overclock with a voltage of 1.4250v and running 3d mark 11 a max temp of 50℃ a good overclock? Forum SolvedGA-78LMT-USB3 (rev. 5.0) ram overclock failure message Forum SolvedOverclock 2500k or get 4770k Forum SolvedOverclock AMD FX 8350 5.0GHz? Forum SolvedCan i overclock intel Pentium Dual core E5200 2.50ghz Forum SolvedHow to overclock an i7-2600k to 5.0. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !