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How much wattage to use when overclocking??

Last response: in Overclocking
December 29, 2012 6:53:07 PM

i have an athlon II x4 640 (Quad at standard 3.0Ghz)
if i want to overclock this, whats the best Ghz to wattage ratio to use?
obviously if i went to 3.3Ghz i'll have to upper the wattage but i'm not sure by how much?

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December 29, 2012 7:05:05 PM

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December 29, 2012 10:15:38 PM

As amuffin said it's voltage not wattage, and a 300Mhz OC might not require any voltage increase. I suggest you read some guides before attempting any overclocking though, you wouldn't want to damage your hardware.