The Relationship Between Overclocking and Cooling @ PCStats

@ 2004/05/14

The main factor in overclocking is the processor. If it is unwilling, it does not go anywhere no matter how you cool it or how much you spend on equipment.

The 2.4C used in this review is so rare; it would be like comparing Bill Gate's IQ with his wealth.
Comment from jmke @ 2004/05/15
my P4 2.4C goes to 3.2-3.3 with 1.65v vcore on aircooling
watercooling didn't up the speed. only phase-change can get you another 200-300mhz I think

ps: edited title
Comment from Sidney @ 2004/05/14
Air cooling 2.4C to 3.6Ghz at 1.6 Volt is rare. I have 4 2.4C none could go the speed. Unless, I'm the most unlucky guy.
Comment from kristos @ 2004/05/14
why is this 2.4c so rare?

I thought (and may be miles off) that 4 gig on phase change, be it mach 1 or mach 2 is not uncommon and neither is 3.6 gig on air.
Comment from agent #2 @ 2004/05/14
That's a nice overclock.