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Old 09-06-2005, 05:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am running a Pentium 3 "Coppermine" processor, clocked at 866 mhz. It is on an ASUS motherboard; unfortunately, I don't know what model number or anything else about the motherboard.

I was wondering, how fast do you think I could safely overclock it, and what would be the safest way to do so?

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Old 09-06-2005, 05:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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aftermarket cooling, intel is generally known for overclocking to very high speeds, not surre about the p3 however... i would try 100 mhz first and go from there.

so, umm, err yeah
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i have a 800mhz p-3 cpu on an asus mobo

it is the chip style and not the big slot style

i have it running at 936mhz with a stock cooler
so i would believe you should be able to safely hit 1ghz
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just simply raise the fsb. get speedfan or mobo monitor 5 and make sure ur temps are too bad.
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