Overclocking help Tags: Heatsinks Overclocking Cooling Last response: May 23, 2012 11:00 AM in Overclocking Share terrrytibbs May 22, 2012 5:28:26 PM Hey guys, I want to overclock my gpu, however I know that you need a pretty good cooling system in order to make sure that temperatures don't get dangerously hot. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Zoostorm-7877-0197-Advanced-i7-... ^That is the computer that I have and I just wanted to know if the cooling system on that would be enough. The specs are in the link as well. If you need anything else i'll be glad to tell you and thanks in advance for any help. More about : overclocking Proximon May 23, 2012 3:40:59 AM Need to know the PSU and the fans in the case. terrrytibbs May 23, 2012 6:30:53 AM How do I find that out? Related resources Soliciting Help in Overclocking R9 270X - Forum Will vrm heatsinks help overclocking - Forum Overclocking with AMD Overdrive help! - Forum Overclocking ram/memory help. - Forum Need CPU overclocking help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Proximon May 23, 2012 7:59:41 AM Open the case and read the PSU label, or post a picture. On the fans, I just want to know how many and where. terrrytibbs May 23, 2012 10:36:54 AM Proximon said:Open the case and read the PSU label, or post a picture. On the fans, I just want to know how many and where. http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/812/img0263vk.jpg/ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/88/img0262cc.jpg/ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/843/img0261g.jpg/ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/407/img0260lw.jpg/ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/600/img0259gr.jpg/ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/33/img0258fb.jpg/ http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/837/img0257ys.jpg/ Sorry about the image quality, I don't have a great camera =/ Proximon May 23, 2012 11:00:25 AM The 460W version of that PSU got a very negative review, and I would expect the 500W version to be as bad or worse. http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/Cooler-Master-El... If that is your only case fan, you need to add some. A couple 120mm fans, one for the front and one for the top. Replace your PSU with something safe and efficient, that will provide power that is stable enough for your card and CPU. Seasonic 520W http://www.amazon.co.uk/Seasonic-S12II-520-ATX12V-Stand... Antec HCG 520M http://www.amazon.co.uk/Antec-HCG-520M-Current-Series-M... Corsair 650TX V2 http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-CMPSU-650TXV2UK-Enthusi... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedhelp overclocking fx-6300 Forum Solvedneed help overclocking (first time) Forum SolvedOverclocking i7 2600k help needed Forum Solved[Build Help] Upgrading Gaming PC AMD 955 to i5-4690k (overclocking as well) // need help deciding few things before I buy!!! Forum SolvedWould overclocking my gtx 460 help with Planetside 2 performance Forum SolvedOverclocking help? FX-8350 Forum SolvedNeed Help - Overclocking and Cooling 4770K Forum SolvedOverclocking help on Gigabyte Z97 Forum SolvedHelp on Overclocking with AI Charger Please Forum SolvedFx-6300 Overclocking Help Forum SolvedGPU Overclocking Help? Forum SolvedIntel Pentium g3258 overclocking, help! Forum SolvedFirst Time Overclocking Help! AMD FX-8120 Forum Solvedhelp overclocking FSB Forum SolvedNeed help with overclocking the Pentium G3258 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !