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Overclocking i5?

Postby t-andrea » Thu Apr 22, 2010 2:42 am

Hi guys, I have an intel core i5 processor laptop by acer. Is it possible to overclock the chip and make it faster? I need it for high impact 3d games.
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Postby evasive » Thu Apr 22, 2010 4:06 am

No not on an Acer laptop.
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Postby Toby B. » Thu Apr 22, 2010 6:13 am

if your that into games, time to build a gaming rig..
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Postby fussnfeathers » Thu Apr 22, 2010 10:08 am

Really, not on any laptop. They don't have enough cooling to handle the higher temps a worthwhile overclock would produce. Heck, they even overheat half the time at stock speeds, if you don't have them set on something to keep the bottom vent clear.
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