First time overclocking/ASUS Z270F/Intel i56400

Just recently built my first computer and im very happy with it but the thing is ive never overclocked a computer before and all the numbers dont mean much to me im very new to this. I want to do this the safest way while still getting a significant boost in performance, is there anyway someone could help guide me threw a asus z270 bios for oc? Thanks.

Intel i56400

Hyper 212 evo

trident ripjawz 16gb 3000mhz

ASUS Z270F strix

gtx 1060

1tb hdd
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  1. Can't oc your processor
    Reply to Supahos
  2. Im already overclocking tho? :/
    Reply to Lucas6ix
  3. You can't. Your CPU is locked and only the 100 series chipset can use older BIOS to overclock non k CPU via BCLK, AFAIK.
    Reply to BigBoomBoom
  4. Theres multiple threads on here stating otherwise. are they all wrong? lol
    Reply to Lucas6ix
  5. Z170 can get older BIOS that allows BCLK overclocking. Z270 BIOS has that disabled already.
    Reply to BigBoomBoom
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