View Full Version : want to overclock
03-10-2001, 02:37 AM
I have an old 486 Pentium 25 megahurts and I would like to overclock it to one of these new Athlon processors. My computer also has a modem, cd-rom, and a dot matrix printer.
03-10-2001, 02:44 AM
hmm, i think you mean you want to upgrade it.
Overclocking is when you take a CPU (like your 486 25mhz) and run it faster than it was meant to run at (like at 30mhz)
03-10-2001, 04:38 PM
oh, so i can't make my 486 pentium turn into one of those Athlon foot things?
03-10-2001, 08:52 PM
I'm sorry, this might be a little inappropriate, but...
Methinks someone here is having just a wee bit too much fun at our expense. :laugh::laugh::laugh:
03-10-2001, 09:05 PM
lol, yeah i thought that at first but thought i'd be nice and take his word for it.
03-13-2001, 04:55 AM
screw overclocking that 486(pentium?!).
if i was you i'd try to overclock the dot matrix printer.
EDIT: i dont know what kind of door you'd be stopping with a 486...
03-13-2001, 08:07 PM
Originally posted by chosenfool
that 486 can be used as a door stop, you know... :D
More like a light paperweight, or a keychain is even better. :)
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