Re: If you intend on overclocking, it's probably best to skip Ivy Bridge
My i7 2600k does 4.4Ghz at a relatively low temp. I could probably go higher if I physically located my computer somewhere else (it doesn't get good airflow where it is) but I'm fine with it the way it is.
Want to listen to audio without your computer going to sleep? Try this
Core i7 2600k 4.4Ghz 1.385v | Corsair H60 | 8GB Corsair Vengeance 1600 8-8-8-24 | MSI P67A-G45 | OCZ Vertex 3 | Sapphire 7850 OC to Max settings