My CPU multiplier limited to 16x? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: April 19, 2012 10:17 AM in Overclocking Share mo0121 April 19, 2012 7:55:36 AM i have a AMD phenom ii x4 955 black edition its overclocked to 3.6GHz at 16x multiplier. People who have the same Cpu are getting 3.8ghz to 4.0ghz at 18x multiplier, so why cant i go past 16x multiplier Motherboard : MSI 870 C45 Cooling : Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo can you plz help? More about : cpu multiplier limited 16x kitsunestarwind a b à CPUs April 19, 2012 10:14:15 AM If it's an unlocked CPU perhaps it's your mainboard limiting you. Is your BIOS up to date? mo0121 April 19, 2012 10:17:30 AM yes its a unlocked cpu and my BIOS is up to date Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCPU-Z states that my CPU multiplier for my AMD II x4 965 is limited to 17 Forum SolvedMultiplier shown as 16x, cannot change Forum CPU Multiplier Limitations Forum Stuck at 16x Multiplier? Forum 2500k stuck on 16X multiplier Forum I5 750 16x multiplier Forum Help! Asus P8P67 Pro with Multi limited at 16x Forum SolvedIntel i5/i7 - possible to reduce Turbo multiplier (particularly for mobile CPU)? Forum SolvedCPU multiplier settings Forum SolvedIs this mobo & cpu combo a good deal? Also 16x vs. 8x crossfire questions. Forum SolvedAm i CPU limited? Forum SolvedMotherboard GA-X79-UD3 BIOS F20 unable to change CPU (i7-4720K) Multiplier Forum SolvedCPU Multiplier Randomly Throttling Forum SolvedAMD CPU multiplier Forum Solvedcpu Multiplier set to 43 in bios but only goes up to 4099 mhz on full load. Forum SolvedCPU Multiplier Error Forum SolvedFluctuating CPU Speed, Multiplier and Voltage When Gaming Forum SolvedHow do I change my CPU multiplier? Forum SolvedCPU capped at 35x multiplier after playing with throttlestop Forum seeking MoBo to run 3 controllers PCIe (gen3) at 16x, 8x, 8x without bandwidth limitation Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !