Windows 10: Over Clocking Q9650

  1.    18 Jan 2016 #1

    Over Clocking Q9650

    Looking for a little more speed with my system,holding off on upgrade a couple months. Can I get more out of this?

    Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650

    Manufacturer Gigabyte Technology Co. Ltd.
    Model EP45-UD3R (Socket 775)
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2. Vladimir's Avatar
    Posts : 713
    Windows 10 Build 14267
       18 Jan 2016 #2

    Q9650 @ 3.4 GHz

    I had a PC with that processor until an year ago. It's one of the best Intel CPUs of its age. Its stock speed is 2.83 GHz but I used to have mine @ 3.33/3.39 GHz on air. I don't remember what voltage setting I used, but I remember that I had to push it up! My motherboard was an ASUS P5B.

      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    18 Jan 2016 #3

    Stock speed on mine was 3.0 Would like to go to 3.6 for start,never overclock before.Should I increase the cpu a little on voltage,then the memory ?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


Related Threads
CPU not stepping/clocking down when Idle? in Performance & Maintenance
I just noticed that my i7 2600K (overclocked) is not stepping down when idle in Win10 (10166). I haven't even checked in another build. But when switching back to win 8.1 no problem. Stepping down in MHz and Volt. I have minimum to 5% and max to...
I was in middle of reinstalling my nvidia graphics drivers for my GTX 660 when the cat bumped the power cord behind the PC-obviously may have been a tiny bit loose. I figured no problem. I will just boot system up and have non accelerated graphics...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:24.
Find Us