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Old 01-06-2006, 06:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Advantages/ Disadvantages of overclocking

Hey guys, I just wanted your opinion on the advantages and disadvantages of overclocking your CPU. Also could you give me a step by step process on how to do it.

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Old 01-06-2006, 06:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Getting more out of your products without spending teh big bucks


You can fry your stuff and make them dead, then you have to buy a whole new set

read the OC"ing sticky guide at the top of the page

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Old 01-07-2006, 01:11 AM   #3 (permalink)
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- More speed
- Better gameplay
- Saves money (performance of something that costs much more)
- Bragging rights!

- None if you do it right.

Step-by-Step Process:
- Need some information on what you got. Also read the sticky thread.
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