Posts Tagged: Non-Z OC

Non-Z Chipset Overclocking? Not so Fast Says Intel

Just a few weeks ago we reported that motherboard manufacturers had found a BIOS exploit to allow overclocking of the latest Haswell processors on “non-Z” motherboards. This week, Intel is reportedly working on a CPU microcode update that will put an end to this added bonus for B85 and H87 products. Read More

ASRock Confirms Overclocking on B85 and H87 Motherboards

Motherboard manufacturer ASRock has confirmed that its products based on B85 and H87 chipsets will give enthusiasts access to unlocked CPU multipliers. The company identified a backdoor which allowed it to implement a BIOS feature called “Non-Z OC” on its “non-Z” motherboards. Read More