Overclocking i7 3770k temps Tags: Intel Overclocking Intel i7 CPUs Last response: August 5, 2012 11:56 AM in Overclocking Share ZeroTrunks August 4, 2012 4:12:57 AM Hi all- long time reader and I just got made a new rig Stats- CPU-I7 3770k Mb- MB ASUS|P8Z77-V Z77 LGA1155 R Ram- 16 gb 4Gx4|G.SKIL F3-12800CL9Q-16GBXL Case- cool master HAF932 CPU fan- noctua nh-d14 I would like to OC it to 4.5 but my stock temps are slightly higher than what others have reported running 26-32 under no load and 67-71 using prime 95 after 15 min. My question is with these temps is it likely to run a stable and powerful system if I overclock to 4.5? Also I used noctua's thermal compound that came with the cooler applying a drop in the center and using a business card to spread More about : overclocking 3770k temps ZeroTrunks August 4, 2012 7:49:54 AM Also the intel extreme tuning utility causes system crashes whenever I try to OC my CPU. Is this common for anyone else? graysky August 5, 2012 11:56:21 AM Better to use a drop and not spread with anything. Let the heat sink do it. To your temp question, that doesn't seem excessive to me. You now need to minimize your vcore. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHigh temps when overclocking i7 3770k with corsair h80 ForumI7 3770k overclock temps ForumOverClocked I7 3770k Temps ForumI7 3770k Temps ForumI7 3770k temps ForumDisappointed with these temps , i7 3770K . ForumHelp: New rig high I7 3770K temps ForumOverclocking at i7 3770K voltage doesnt match ForumOverclocking the Intel i7 3770k ForumIntel i7 3770k Overclocking ForumOverclocking i7 3770k ForumI7 3770K Overclocking ForumI7 3770k Temps @ 4.6Ghz ForumI7 3770k overclocking problem ForumI7 3770k Temp ForumI7 3770K Overclock Temps ForumCore i7 3770K overclock ForumWeird Temps on 3770k using H100 ForumIMPORANT: Intel Core i7 3770k overclock problem ForumCPU fan clicking? More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !