I5 2500k 3.3 Tags: Intel Overclocking Gaming Intel i5 Last response: June 26, 2012 4:40 PM in Overclocking Share BennettBoy1997 June 26, 2012 4:09:09 PM Is the intel i5 2500k 3.3 good enough for gaming or does it not matter, also I don't really want to overclock it because I'm worried it will destroy the rest of my pc. More about : 2500k DJDeCiBeL a b å Intel a c 110 K Overclocking a b 4 Gaming June 26, 2012 4:11:07 PM It's the best gaming CPU (even at stock) currently on the market (along with the 3570K). You shouldn't really NEED to OC for quite some time. I OC simply because I can, not because I need to. BennettBoy1997 June 26, 2012 4:12:16 PM Ok cheers Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DarkOutlaw June 26, 2012 4:40:59 PM BennettBoy1997 said:Is the intel i5 2500k 3.3 good enough for gaming or does it not matter, also I don't really want to overclock it because I'm worried it will destroy the rest of my pc. Overclocking has come a long way. Since the demand for the sport has become so widespread, everything now is OC friendly. There is also alot less risk involved than years ago imo. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPair graphics card withh my i5 2500k @3.3 ghz Forum Cooler for I5 2500K 3,3GHZ Forum FS PC -Intel i5 2500k 3.3Ghz, 16gig ram, 120gig SSD, 1.5TB sata3 HD, Forum Intel i5 2500k 3.3ghz runs at 3.297ghz Forum Intel i5 2500K Showing as 3.3GHz Within CPU-Z when OC'ed to 4.4GHz Forum AMD FX 8150 Zambezi (3.6ghz 8 core) VS. Intel core i5 2500k sandy bridge (3.3gh Forum Needed intel i5 2500 3.3 ghz vs i5 2500k 4.00ghz benchmarks Forum I5 2500k Over Clocked to 4GHz, or i7 2600k at 3.3GHz? Forum SolvedHow much fraps will I gain overclocking 2500k to 5GHz from 3.3GHz? Forum SolvedCan I upgrade my Sony VPCEBB33FM laptop from a i3 cpu to a i5 or i7 cpu? Forum Solvedi5 2550k 3.3ghz with msi gtx 770 and corsair vengeance pro DDR3 will anything be bottlenecked?! And what psu tips pls! Forum SolvedIntel Core i5 3550 Boxed 3.3GHz 3rd Generation or AMD FX-6300 Forum SolvedGigabyte GA-Z87X-UD3H + Core i3 3.3 or Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3 + Core i5 3.2? Forum Solvedi5 3570k @ 3.3ghz bottlenecking a GTX 770? Forum SolvedCore i5 3470 getting 3.3ghz... During stress test Forum Solvedcore i5 2500k with out overclock enough for watch dogs Forum Solvedlooking for a cooler to overclock my i5 2500k under 50$ Forum SolvedWhat CPU fan Cooler should be good enough to get the most of my I5 2500k? Forum SolvedHelp! my i5 2500k running at 90 c! Forum Solvedi5 3337U vs i7 3537U; 33 1/3: The Final Consult Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !