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Mongoose24
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Is it possible to overclock the cpu and / or gpu safely in my OMEN desktop?

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HP OMEN Desktop 870-224
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Hello,

I own an HP OMEN 870-224 desktop with an Intel Core i5-7400 on an Odense2-K motherboard I am wondering if 

     1. the CPU is unlocked and overclockable?

     2. what cooling/power supply upgrades I may need in case it is possible?

     3. if it is all possible, what software would you recommend for me to use? 

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Grzwacz
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Greetings,

Welcome back to the forum.

I am not a HP employee.

 

Only Intel "k" processors are unlocked such as a i7-8700k processor.

 

HP does not usually provide BIOS overclocking even if you had a "k" processor.

 

Regards

 

 

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ok, that's what I figured, thanks for the reply though!

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Hi,

 

You're very welcome.

 

Regards

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