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Sunday, 8 June 2014

Raspberry Pi: Overclocking on Arch linux

Execute the following commands to overclock your Raspberry Pi on Arch linux:

  • Open the config file:

    sudo vim /boot/config.txt
    
  • Uncomment one of the following blocks:

    ...
    ##Modest
    #arm_freq=800
    #core_freq=300
    #sdram_freq=400
    #over_voltage=0
    
    ##Medium
    #arm_freq=900
    #core_freq=333
    #sdram_freq=450
    #over_voltage=2
    
    ##High
    #arm_freq=950
    #core_freq=450
    #sdram_freq=450
    #over_voltage=6
    
    ##Turbo
    #arm_freq=1000
    #core_freq=500
    #sdram_freq=500
    #over_voltage=6
    ...
    
  • Reboot

    sudo reboot