Is the I5 3570K worth overclocking? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Performance Intel i5 Last response: November 11, 2012 5:04 PM in CPUs Share Thehairyosama November 11, 2012 4:39:21 PM Hey guys, I'm getting an I5 3570k for christmas at the moment i'm using a evga 680 sc, If i bought an corsair h80 and over clocked the I5 3570K to around 4ghz would I se an increase in performance for gaming and overall performance increase? More about : 3570k worth overclocking StrangeInstance November 11, 2012 4:50:04 PM Depends on the game, and most likely not by much, maybe MAYBE 1-4 extra fps jaguarskx a c 471 à CPUs a b K Overclocking November 11, 2012 5:04:38 PM Depends on if the game is CPU bound. You will see an increase performance in Skyrim. Overall performance? Depends on what you are doing. Surfing the net? No. Watching video? No. Doing CPU intensive tasks like video encoding, 3D rendering, photoshop... yes. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it worth it to overclock i5 3570k for gaming? Forum SolvedUpgrade intel i5 3570k to a better cpu is it worth it? Forum Solvedoverclocking i5 3570k Forum SolvedOverclocking my i5 3570k NH D-15 Noctua!!!low rpm Forum SolvedOverclocking i5 - 3570k w/ Z77-DS3H motherboard Forum SolvedOverclocking i5 - 3570k Forum Solvedoverclocking i5 3570k Forum SolvedOverclocking My Intel i5 3570k Forum SolvedIs it worth switching a FX-8120 to i5 3570k? Forum SolvedIs It Worth Getting The i5 3570K Forum Solvedi7 920 2.6 mhz to i5 3570K worth it for gaming? Forum SolvedMax Turbo Frequency and overclocking i5 3570k Forum SolvedOverclocking i5- 3570k with h100i, overheat issue Forum SolvedCan my psu handle overclocking my intel i5 3570k Forum Solvedi5 3570K, Worth OC'ing? Forum Solvedoverclocking Intel i5 3570k Forum Worth upgrading from i5 3570k to i7 4790k Forum SolvedOverclocking a i5 3570k and gtx 770 Forum SolvedI5 3570k Overclocking quiestions Forum SolvedCPU Upgrade to i5 3570k (worth it?) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !