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Overclocking my Dell Inspiron 530s


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#1 viktory

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 01:51 PM

I have recently replaced the RAM and installed an nVidia 210 gpu to my Inspiron 530s. I'm pretty sure the BIOS is locked. I'd like to know if it's possible to overclock the E2180 Intel processor that comes with it. Here's all the information you will need about the PC-
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#2 killerx525

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 03:12 PM

Hi, unfortunately you cannot overclock the processor in your Dell due to the restricted Bios which does not give you the options to overclock and it is fairly common for major OEMs to disable overclocking features for a various of reasons.


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