Solved What would i be able to safely get these up to? Tags: CPUs AMD Overclocking Product Last response: October 10, 2012 4:01 PM in Overclocking Share coolness5545 September 30, 2012 6:37:16 PM looking at getting this board and cpu, was wondering what i might safely oc them both up to http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz Socket AM3 125W Quad-Core Processor http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ASUS M5A97 R2.0 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard with UEFI BIOS More about : safely Best solution geekapproved a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 30, 2012 8:05:21 PM You should be able to hit 4-4.2 with a good aftermarket cpu cooler. Share drums101 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking October 1, 2012 8:18:28 PM yea it depends on the specific cpu and cooler....not all cpu's are equal...some will oc better than others....but as geek said 4-4.2 is very reasonable...if you are in the market for a good cpu cooler for cheap this would be the one to get... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... like I said not all cpu's are equal so these results are not guaranteed. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer coolness5545 October 10, 2012 4:01:17 PM Best answer selected by coolness5545. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill a "Corsair CX500 500Watts 80 Plus Bronze" be able to run a "Sapphire R9 270X Vapor-X 2GB GDDR5 OC With Boost" safely? Forum Black Screen only only able to use Safe Mode - What should I do? Forum SolvedHow do I safely dismount a 3.5" internal sata hard drive from an internal hot swap bay when it doesn't show up in the safely r Forum Will my corsair cx600 be able to run this system safely Forum Solvedwill my my seasonic m12ii 520w be able to power up r9 280x sapphire dual x Forum SolvedWhat ASrock MB would be good for a i7 processor and in the future be able to support an SLI GPU setup? Forum SolvedWhat will my new computer be able to run? Forum SolvedWhat games will this build be able to run? Forum SolvedWould this be able to run demanding games such as dayz standalone, bf4, planetside 2, of so what settings? Forum Solvedwhat games will this be able to play? Forum SolvedWould i be able to OC the Asus Gtx 760 Striker Platinum much further than what it comes like? Forum SolvedWhat about for other versions? I have Windows 7 home premium and need to be able to use IE 8 or 9. Forum SolvedInternal hard drives showing up as safely removable USB devices....help! Forum SolvedI want to be able to keep up with newer games, do I need new parts, or a new PC? (HP Pavilion Media Center TV m8125x PC) Forum SolvedHello, its my first time building a pc, could you guys please tell me if this build is good? And what settings would I be able Forum how do I get my windows xp computer working it wont boot up and none of those safe starts are not working. i cant get what is Forum SolvedWill I be able to stream high quality with my future set up? Forum CRT monitor: Should I be able to safely go over the max reported res? Forum SolvedWhat overclock should I be able to get out of an R9 270? Forum SolvedWill i be able to hook up a secondary monitor using a DVI to HDMI cable? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !