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 SolvedWill I be able to OC my i5 2500K from 3.3 to 4.0 with a 500W PSU? Forum 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 SolvedCan you overclock a i5 4590 3.3ghz at all? Forum SolvedHow much fraps will I gain overclocking 2500k to 5GHz from 3.3GHz? Forum Solvedi5 4440 + msi h81m e33 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 Solvedis corsiar vengence pro ram compatible with i5 2500k Forum SolvedCorsair H60 i5 2500k temps Forum SolvedIntel Core i5 3550 Boxed 3.3GHz 3rd Generation or AMD FX-6300 Forum Solvedi5 2500k Overclocking problems Forum SolvedGigabyte GA-Z87X-UD3H + Core i3 3.3 or Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3 + Core i5 3.2? Forum SolvedIntel i5 2500K + Hyper 212 Evo suspicious temps Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !