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: ForumAlienware M17X R4 HELP PLEASE! ForumIs this safe to overclock ? ForumDell XPS 720-- What should I do ForumHelp an Airman pick out his Gaming Laptop! ForumAre there pulsatile pumps? ForumOverclocking on my first gaming computer build... ForumOverclocking Bulldozer on a low-end motherboard ForumNew to overclocking need some advice/help ForumOverclocking AMD A8-3850 ForumWant to begin overclocking my i7-3770K on Asus P8Z77-v LK ForumOverclocking an amd-fx 8120 ForumOverclocking both CPU and GPU ForumBeginner @ Overclocking ForumProblems after overclocking a GTX 550Ti More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !