SkatterBencher #2: Core i7 6700K, Maximus VIII Hero and G.SKILL RipJaws V Overclocking Instruction Video

In the SkatterBencher #2 video series, Timothee explains you how to overclock a basic Skylake system in less than 3 miutes. The overclock achieved with an all-in-one cooler is a Core i7 6700K processor at 4.6 GHz core frequency, the integrated graphics processor at 1.4 GHz, and the G.SKILL RipJaws V F4-3000C15D-8GVR XMP enabled at DDR4-3000 C15.

The video includes a walkthrough in the BIOS, specifying the key settings to overclock, an overview of the benchmarks used to measure performance, and of course an overview of the hardware used.

The performance increase in XTU is 29%, in 3DMark Cloud Gate 23% and in Grand Theft Auto V 20%. Click on the newsflash image to go straight to the Full System Overclocking video. You can find the SkatterBencher #2 videos on the SkatterBencher YouTube channel. For more information on upcoming videos or feedback, check the SkatterBencher Facebook page.

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