Crank up i3, original fan, how far can go? Tags: CPUs Fan Intel Last response: July 13, 2010 3:18 PM in CPUs Share liuzx July 10, 2010 1:30:58 PM Hello, am going to crank up i3-530(2.93GHz). With the original fan from intel, how far can I go? 4.0GHz? 4.2GHz? Any requirement for the DDR3 RAM? More about : crank original fan WR2 a c 203 à CPUs a b å Intel July 10, 2010 1:57:24 PM Others have done 4Ghz with the stock cooler. @ AnandTechCore i3 530 Review - Great for Overclockers & Gamers m 0 l Andon48 July 13, 2010 3:18:16 PM It really depends on the chip you get. I have a 530 and mine seems to be voltage hungry compared to other 530s, but I could still safely get it to about 3.9 with the stock cooler. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How far q6600 should go with stock fan? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !