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If my PC is insanely fast now why would I OC?

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2 years ago#1
What is the biggest reason why people OC? I would imagine most of us have beast ass rigs so what is the point? Just to say we got dem gigahertz?
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2 years ago#2
More performance at higher resolutions.
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2 years ago#3
ThePCElitist posted...
More performance at higher resolutions.


Ahh right on, I'm still playing at a measly 1080p. What a peasant I am.
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2 years ago#4
protools1983 posted...
I would imagine most of us have beast ass rigs


Maybe you shouldn't be assuming too many things.

I'm sure you just learned that lesson already considering resolutions, like you just figured out, but still.
2 years ago#5
Emulation would be my reason.
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2 years ago#6
Specs or you're obviously a peasant who can't OC.
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2 years ago#8
Pyrotechnixxx posted...
Specs or you're obviously a peasant who can't OC.


Oh you mean click a few times and hit "save". Yea, that sounds a bit out of my comfort zone.
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2 years ago#9
Sometimes you might also want to overclock in situations where it is your CPU holding back performance to a greater extent than any other part of your build.
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2 years ago#10
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