Overclocking my AMD Athlon x2 4200+ 939 socket

By forzy306
Jun 24, 2010
  1. im trying to overclock my

    AMD Athlon x2 4200+ 939 socket

    (dfi lanparty nf4 sli-dr) motherboard

    Coolmaster V8 for a 'top hat'

    any ideas, I have heard it is possible to run at 2.8 GHz
  2. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,215   +154

    The 4200 is not a great OC'er. if you have the ability to change the voltage in your bios, you may be able to get 2.65 +/- @ 1.45v. 2.8 is the best case scenario and will probably take 1.55 Vcore to do it.....(although you have the cooler to try it) :)
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