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 FS PC -Intel i5 2500k 3.3 Ghz, 16gig ram, 120gig SSD, 1.5TB sata3 HD, Forum Intel i5 2500k 3.3 ghz runs at 3.297ghz Forum Intel i5 2500K Showing as 3.3 GHz Within CPU-Z when OC'ed to 4.4GHz Forum Pair graphics card withh my i5 2500k @ 3.3 ghz Forum AMD FX 8150 Zambezi (3.6ghz 8 core) VS. Intel core i5 2500k sandy bridge ( 3.3 gh 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 3.3 GHz? Forum Q9550 3.3 ghz upgraded to 2500k 4.5 ghz oc worth it? Forum Trouble overclocking i5 2500k Forum Is upgrading from core i5 750 @ 3.3 ghz worth it? Forum I5 2500k Overclocking issues Forum I5 2500k heat issues Forum About Temps and Voltages of i5 2500k @ 4.3 -CM V6 gt Forum CPU fan clicking? Forum [Solved] I5 3.3 vs i7 2.66 Forum Overclock I5 2500k Z77 mobo help. Forum [Solved] Overclock i5 2500k. Z77 extreme 4 Forum Help Overclocking i5 2500k to 4.5 GHZ Forum Overclocking just one core on 2500K? Forum I5 2500k overclocking on asus p8h61-mlx Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !