The Chinese overclocker ivanqu0208 has stopped a step away from the championship in overclocking the single-core Intel Celeron D 347 processor. To overcome the 8GHz barrier, the enthusiast armed himself with liquid nitrogen and successfully overclocked the classic representative of the LGA 775 platform to an impressive frequency of 8362.21MHz.
In addition to Celeron D 347, there was a modified Asus P5E64 WS EVOLUTION motherboard (P5E64 WS P Vmod P5E54 WS E), an unknown RAM DDR3 standard with 6-9-9-28 timings, and the Windows XP operating system.
The enthusiast’s test setup looked like this, and most likely was in some kind of office space:
Source: Result page on the HWBot website