Can i overclock my cpu?

im wondering if i can overclock my cpu :P
motherboard : P7P55d LE
graphic card : GTX 460 1gb
cpu : intel i5 760
power supply : 650w ( forgot what brand is it )
kingston 4GB Ram ( ddr 3 2x 2gb)
cooling ( the one that comes with the cpu)

also . iwant to change my ram to this

http://www.orangeit.com.au/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=84_91&products_id=2343&osCsid=qmm3ehute4p2glrja24roteam4

but my friend said that i cant run 1600 . and thats all thank you :)
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  1. From the looks of your build, you should be able to overclock. Personally, I wouldn't on the stock cooler, at least not too high. Also, your motherboard should handle RAM at 1600, probably by enabling XMP in the BIOS.
  2. Get a better cooler before you attempt overclocking!
  3. obsolete99 said:
    From the looks of your build, you should be able to overclock. Personally, I wouldn't on the stock cooler, at least not too high. Also, your motherboard should handle RAM at 1600, probably by enabling XMP in the BIOS.



    so you mean that i have to enable XMP in BIOS? otherwise i cant?
  4. Freezer Pro 13!
  5. You don't have to, you can if you want the extra 4gb.
  6. amuffin said:
    You don't have to, you can if you want the extra 4gb.



    so whats the different between 1600 / 1333?
  7. Nothing in the real world!
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