Is this motherboard capable of overclocking? Tags: New Build Overclocking Motherboards Intel i5 Systems Last response: November 6, 2012 7:47 PM in Systems Share Sret43rg November 6, 2012 2:43:05 PM Hello i am considering getting an unlocked i5, maybe the 2500K or the 3570K and i am going to pair it up with this motherboard: http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007KHROSC/?tag=pcp0f-21 Is the motherboard capable of overclocking the CPU? More about : motherboard capable overclocking COLGeek a b K Overclocking a c 157 V Motherboard November 6, 2012 4:09:24 PM Yes. What other components do you intend to use with this motherboard and CPU? Sret43rg November 6, 2012 4:18:03 PM I am going to use Corsair XMS3 8GB 1600MHz memory and XFX Double D Radeon HD 7950 with the motherboard and CPU but my main concern is that will all of this fit into this case? http://www.amazon.co.uk/Cooler-Master-RC-430-KWN1-Elite... Related resources Is this motherboard capable of processor overclocking ? - Forum Sub $100 gaming MOBO SLI and Over-Clocking Capable - Forum Know any crossfire capable AM3 motherboard ? - Forum CPU and Motherboard for 3D capable pc - Forum Is the Radeon HD 7850 capable of running Far Cry 3 on high settings? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nukemaster a b K Overclocking a c 87 V Motherboard November 6, 2012 4:22:01 PM Unlocked CPUs just need to have the multi increased then sometimes a bit of voltage increase. As long as you are not pushing too hard the boards power system should be ok for some overclocking. EDIt. see your new post. That case looks more then big enough for your hardware. COLGeek a b K Overclocking a c 157 V Motherboard November 6, 2012 4:24:03 PM Yes, these components should fit. What heatsink/fan and power supply are you considering? Sret43rg November 6, 2012 4:32:51 PM I am thinking of going with this heatsink: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Arctic-Cooling-Freezer-Rev-2-Co... Will it be sufficient for medium overclocking? like to 4.0GHz and the PSU i am going with is a Corsair CX500V2 PSU. COLGeek a b K Overclocking a c 157 V Motherboard November 6, 2012 7:47:06 PM Both should be fine. Good luck! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumIs Core 2 Duo E8400 still a capable gaming processor ForumCheapest Capable Gaming PC??? ForumBest OC capable Z68 Motherboard under $200 ForumLow FPS with capable components ForumNeed a new motherboard with overclocking capabilities [cheaptes] ForumCapable computer build? ForumUpdate new build capable of +decent gaming? ForumBudget mATX capable case? Forum3D Design/MMO Capable First Build ForumPCI compatibility question ForumAny comments on this budget AMD build for a student/gamer? ForumIs this build any good ? Forum[Solved] Does this look like a good gaming laptop ForumHELP is this a good gaming build ForumIs this a good gaming build More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !