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Can an i3 7100 be overclocked?
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Default Can an i3 7100 be overclocked? - 05-15-2017, 19:21 | posts: 2,244 | Location: Ireland

Hi All,

Suggesting this for a friends budget build with a gtx 1060...

Can the CPU be overclocked and what might be expected?
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Default 05-15-2017, 19:31 | posts: 9,610 | Location: USA

No it cannot be overclocked.
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Default 05-15-2017, 19:36 | posts: 10,044

If you're intent on getting that bundle, it's only 46 more for an i5. I would not buy anything shy of a quad core (on the low end) for gaming at this point in time.
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Default 05-16-2017, 10:43 | posts: 950

Set baseclock to 102.5.
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