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Posted · Original PosterOP

Has anyone tried to overclock a single core (or more but not all) ? Like oc the first 2 cores to 4.7 ghz and the others at "normal" speed and could it benefit in single-thread tasks like games ? I mean it could improve thermals with the same performance in some tasks instead when you would overclock all cores to that same clock speed? 

 

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yes you can edit the turbo boost of an unlocked CPU to act like that if you want... I personally don't find it that much beneficial unless you're in HEDT with like 10 cores or more as any less than this you're better off having the old fashion all cores locked on same frequency.


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