IS this enough to overclock an I5 3570K

For the build below what else would be needed to overclock the processor? If I can with what is in this build how much estimated can i overclock it to?


- Intel Core i5 3570K Boxed 3.4GHz Unlocked 3rd Generation Processor
- ASUS SABERTOOTH Z77 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
- DDR 3 16 GB 1866 mhz (Patriot Brand)
- Black Enermax Hoplite SECC ATX Mid Tower Computer Case ECA3220, w/ Side Window and 12cm Blue/Red Combo-LED .
- CORSAIR CX Series CX750 750W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply
- COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 Plus RR-B10-212P-G1 "Heatpipe Direct Contact" Long Life Sleeve 120mm CPU Cooler Compatible with Intel 1155
- Seagate 1TB Serial ATA/300 Hard Drive
- Black LG UH12LS29 Internal SATA 12x LightScribe Blu-ray Optical Drive, w/ 3D Playback and M-DISC Support, 16x DVD+R/-R, 4MB Cache. OEM
- GIGABYTE GV-N670OC-2GD GeForce GTX 670 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card
- Corsair Force Series GS 2.5in 360GB SATA III 6Gb/s Internal Solid State Drive (SSD), Model: CSSD-F360GBGS-BK. ds-dh
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  1. around 4Ghz on a Hyper 212 evo/plus is quite respectable, but i would go for a cheaper mobo, and a better cooler
    http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157330 (would suggest that over the extreme 4 because it has an 8+3 vrm design)

    and http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835106187
  2. well the mb is a better deal than it seems... as it has a built in NIC wifi... that saves me $100. if necessary i can jsut get the better other stuff.
  3. nirrtix said:
    well the mb is a better deal than it seems... as it has a built in NIC wifi... that saves me $100. if necessary i can jsut get the better other stuff.

    ah, didn't know you needed wireless
    the 212 plus will do fine, as i said it should be able to get atleast 4GHz
  4. why are you paying $100 for a wireless card???
  5. Lord Tumnas said:
    why are you paying $100 for a wireless card???

    OP isn't, that's why their paying extra for a premium mobo
  6. abitsd are the most stable boards for overclocking, and i wouldnt just get a better heatsink, id get a full size case (more air floa), and more fans. a 120mm exhaust fan, at least, and get several exaust fans that mount in the slots underneath the gfx card, th pull the heat from gthe gfx away from the northbridge and cpu. a1 or 2 intake fans on the front, and a fan over your ram.
  7. ^abitsd?
    full tower cases aren't nessicary, my friends have full towers that don't improve much (depending on the case of course) over my mid tower
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