overclocking


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overclocking

(ˌəʊvəˈklɒkɪŋ)
n
(Computer Science) the practice of modifying a computer (esp with a cooling system) to allow its processors to run at greater speeds than the manufacturer intended
ˌoverˈclocker n
ˌoverˈclock vb
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Intel 7th gen unlocked Intel Core i7 CPU, XMP memory options for memory overclocking and tested profiles up to DDR4-2800, and factory-overclocked GPUs up to NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 -- ideal for fast-paced or multi-player games running at 4K resolutions.
That starts with critically acclaimed overclocking and cooling controls for liquid and air.
Lab501 did a comparison of the Core i7-4790K and the Pentium G3258 a few years back, to see how they would handle under overclocking pressure.
The cards are reinforced with ultra-durable components with 4+1 phase design make the MOSFET working at a lower temperature to provide more stable voltage output for remarkable overclocking.
Le systeme exclusif ROG Hydro Overclocking offre au GX700 des capacites d'overclocking superieures pour dominer le marche.
From the affordable and reliable Hydro Series H55, to the dual- fan powered cooling of the H110i GTX, all Corsair Hydro Series liquid coolers are ready to deliver cooling, enabling higher overclocking speeds and quieter operation.
While the experience of users plays a vital role in successful overclocking process, the quality of PC products may also contribute to outstanding performance.
This potential for disaster has always added an element of risk to overclocking which probably accounts for the tension among the event's attendees.
Options Trading / Parallel Processing - Unlike high speed trading, where clock speed is paramount, options trading is an extremely latency-sensitive world requiring a massive amount of computational power that simply overclocking cannot achieve.
Graphics card specialist ZOTAC International today announced a tune-up of the GeForce GTX 650 Ti series with higher performance and automatic overclocking intelligence.
Equipped with a Hybrid Digital Power design, it allows voltage options to be more precisely adjusted, providing a more stable power source that can achieve a higher overclocking result.
The 1600MHz and 1866MHz overclocking DDR3 DIMMs are now available either individually or as a kit of four modules.