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Overclocking 4790K

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Can somebody link an good OC guide for the Intel i7 4790K? And how much should I OC it?

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4.6GHz @ 1.25V

 

Give that a shot and lower the voltage until close to unstable.

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Is the Noctua DH15 any good when it comes to overclocking? 

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Is the Noctua DH15 any good when it comes to overclocking? 

yes, it even beats some all in one water cooling units

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4.6GHz @ 1.25V

 

Give that a shot and lower the voltage until close to unstable.

this.. 

good idea to start at a base point like this and go on from there.. 

or increase speed till unstable. then either decrease speed or increase vcore  ;)

RIG #14670k @4.4 / 1.25v vcore. @ 4.5 / 1.3v vcore/ 1.95v vccin. MSI GAMING 4G GTX 970 @1540/3700 1.275v BIOS MOD. 16GB Kingston HyperX Savage RAM 2400mhz. MSI GAMING 5 Z97 MOBOFractal Design Define S. Dark Rock Pro 3. 850 EVO 250GB Seasonic M12II 620w
RIG #2: 4790k @ 4.6 / 1.25v vcore. EVGA SC ACX 2.0 980 SLI16GB Corsair Vengeance Pro 2400mhz. Asus MAXIMUS VII Hero Z97. Fractal Design Define R5. NH D15. 850 EVO 250GB AX 860
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Moved to CPUs, Motherboards, and Memory.

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