Solidworks CPU overclocking time saver
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To enter your own data, make a copy of this spreadsheet through File->Make a Copy
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View more infomation on overclocking for Solidworks in our article
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How to use this spreadsheet
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Enter the rough amount of time you spend waiting on each task (either per day, week, or year) into the blue cells
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The amount of time you would save per time period with either a 4.4GHz or 4.6GHz overclock will be displayed in the green cells
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Average performance improvement over stock
Core i7 6700K 4.4GHz OCCore i7 6700K 4.6GHz OC
Wait time (minutes)
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Solidworks Startup0.030.031
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File Open0.0350.0625
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File Save0.0180.0515
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Rebuild0.0350.0710
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Motion Study0.010.0460
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FEA Simulation0.0050.02560
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Flow Simulation00.0150
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Rendering00.030
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Other (uses average)0.0166250.04112515
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TOTAL WAIT TIME96
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Amount of time saved per task (minutes)
Core i7 6700K 4.4GHz OCCore i7 6700K 4.6GHz OC
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Solidworks Startup0.030.03
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File Open0.1750.31
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File Save0.090.255
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Rebuild0.350.7
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Motion Study00
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FEA Simulation0.31.5
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Flow Simulation00
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Rendering00
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Other0.2493750.616875
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Core i7 6700K 4.4GHz OC
Core i7 6700K 4.6GHz OC
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Total time saved (minutes)
1.1943753.411875
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