Help in overclocking my i3 Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: September 10, 2012 7:59 AM in Overclocking Share xtazy_r September 10, 2012 7:40:48 AM can i overclock my desktop? i want to upgrade my pc to a cheap gaming i5 desktop, anything i should consider? windows 7 home premium x64 videocard = hd5570 1024 mb ddr hdmi/dvi/vga powersupply = XION power real atx power supply motherboard = xtreme design motherboard p7p55d-e LX HDD = desktar hitachi 7,200 RPM 32mb/mo drive = hp 24x dvd writer hp dvd 1270 i processor = intel core i3 cpu g40 @ 3.07 ghz ram = 4gb More about : overclocking ohhgourami September 10, 2012 7:59:32 AM Sorry you can't really OC an i3 since it doesn't have an unlocked multiplier. Best you can do is squeeze another 100mhz or so at best. You'll have to increase the bus speed, but that's all you can do. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHelp in overclocking my i3 ForumOverclocking i3 3220 (3.3Ghz) ForumOverclocking Intel HD 2000 on H61 - i3 2100 ForumINTEL I3 OVERCLOCKING ForumI3 OVERCLOCKING ForumWill a intel i3 2100 overclock a gtx 650? ForumHelp with i3 -2100 processor - need answer ForumPlease help me to overclock my intel i3 processor ForumShould I overclock my i3 ? ForumNeed help , i plan building a gaming computer with intel i3 2100 ForumOverclocking i3 2120 ForumIntel Core i3 540 Overclock ForumI3 2120 vs Phenom ii x4 965. Help . ForumOverclocked AMD FX 4170/6100 vs. Intel Core i3 ForumI3 2120 gaming pc help needed !!! ForumCPU fan clicking? ForumNeed help overclocking the asus sabertooth p67 ForumGigabyte EP45-UD3R Overclocking help Forum[Solved] GTX 460 overclocking help. Forum[Solved] AMD 6100 FX procssor.. Help for an Overclocking newbie! More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !