Originally Posted by Lanyap
Do you have a way of monitoring CPU temp? I would be leary of OC'ing a Vostro even if you could do it because it's designed for basic small business use. You may even be stretching the cooling system by running a stock T9300. If you had a an XPS or Precision I'd probably say do it if you could.
Actually, IIRC, the T9300 had the same current draw of 35W as the original microprocessor and due to it being the newer chip design, actually runs cooler.
I'm definately staying away from overclocking the NVIDIA graphics module for that reason though.