ASRock releases BCLK OC BIOSes for non K CPUs

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    Intel Skylake K series CPUs are on every hardcore overclocker’s wish list, due to the fact that they are the only ones with an unlocked multiplier that allows users to overclock the CPU freq...

    ASRock releases BCLK OC BIOSes for non K CPUs
     
  2. Fox2232

    Fox2232 Ancient Guru

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    We should say: "Job well Done".
    While it is good marketing for ASRock, it is good for users too.
     
  3. icedman

    icedman Maha Guru

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    By the looks of it all the models listed are z170 chipsets anyways making this bios reduntant since anyone buying these boards should already have an unlocked cpu.
     
  4. RealNC

    RealNC Ancient Guru

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    Download this ASAP because if Intel gets pissed, they might pull it :p
     

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    mtrai Maha Guru

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    Nice but just get yourself a K model :p
     
  7. Monchis

    Monchis Maha Guru

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    Well, it seems like an overclocked i3 6100 is a match for the stock i5 6500/6600 in gaming, 15-20% performance boost easily attainable with OC. Very tempting for less than half the money (at least around here).
     

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