Alienware m17x r4 (A09 BIOS) Overclocking potential? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Alienware Last response: November 9, 2012 4:04 PM in Overclocking Share ThatNewGuyKeenToLearn November 9, 2012 3:25:14 PM Ok, most people immediatly shout, " don't do it mate, laptops are too compact for overclocking." aye but come on, just a smidge? PLEEEASE! :L 3rd gen i7 3720qm, at basic 2.6GHz, and what, 3.2 max on turbo? The temp will raise to 81 degrees Celsius max on say ARMA 2 with high graphics... 105 degrees is the max working temp on it, and i'm no fussed with fan noise... Should I or should I not? soz had to write this quick, will reply with more detail!! More about : alienware m17x a09 bios overclocking potential dextermat a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking November 9, 2012 3:50:44 PM Hi I'm pretty sure you can't overclock; laptop bios are not made for that. (no function) Go into bios and lock to see if you can change frequency, voltage in cpu section. I'm pretty sure it doesn't exist. ThatNewGuyKeenToLearn November 9, 2012 4:04:13 PM dextermat said:Hi I'm pretty sure you can't overclock; laptop bios are not made for that. (no function) Go into bios and lock to see if you can change frequency, voltage in cpu section. I'm pretty sure it doesn't exist. Yes you can on the m17x! advanced settings, overclocking enabled, you get a range of features to play with! Which is what I would expect from such an overpriced laptop! yay or nay>? ty for reply! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Alienware M17X R4 7970M Overclock Forum Alienware M17x R4 Overclocking - HELP! Forum SolvedWhat is the best and cheapest graphics card upgrade (200-300 usd) for an Alienware m17x r4 with an NVIDIA geforce gtx 675m? Forum SolvedRAM for Alienware M17x R4 Forum SolvedConsidering buying an Alienware m17x r4 Forum SolvedAlienware M17x R4 Nebula Red, Does it actually look good? Forum Alienware m17x R4 upgrade 660m to 770m Forum Alienware M17x R4 Overheating Issue Forum Framerate averages have all dropped suddenly on Alienware M17x R4? Forum Alienware M17x R4 should I go for it? Forum Ram installation help Alienware M17x r4 Forum Upgrading the Alienware m17x R4 screen Forum SAger 9150 Vs Alienware M17X R4 Forum Where is pre-installed RAM on Alienware M17x R4 Forum Alienware M17x R4 Screen replacement? Forum Alienware M17x R4 cooling problem? Forum Alienware M17X R4 HELP PLEASE! Forum About Alienware m17x r4 Forum WTB: Alienware M17x R4 Forum Alienware m17x r4 video crash Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !