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I take it the Stock Voltage was 1.3 ?
Yup 1.3 idle i think that mobo has LLC on and it goes up to 1.32 on full load. But the temps are not bad I use an old thermaltake cooler that I had laying around
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post #12 of 28
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Im upgrading my Phenom soon and I have an Aftermarket CPU
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My CPU is now at 2.7 Stable, What Tempreture should I stop at ?
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My Voltage is actually at 1.312
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post #15 of 28
Max temp (at 100%) load should be under 61*C, that would be your max temp.

My Phenom II X4 is about the same and I try to keep it under 55*C
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post #16 of 28
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OK - Well I got to 3.1GHz and I BSOD after a test started on Prime95

And I am still at Stock Voltage

Do that mine at 3.1GHz I am unstable ?
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I am now at 2.9 Ghz
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post #18 of 28
If 1.3 is stock voltage, you can probably bump it up incrementally, just watch your temps. Bump it up until its stable.
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post #19 of 28
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http://products.amd.com/en-ca/Deskto...il.aspx?id=447

Voltages are on there

Does that mean that the CPU can only go to 1.30 ?

And I have Just Repped you
Edited by lukeibob - 5/16/11 at 10:08am
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post #20 of 28
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Originally Posted by lukeibob View Post
http://products.amd.com/en-ca/Deskto...il.aspx?id=447

Voltages are on there

Does that mean that the CPU can only go to 1.30 ?
I posted that link on the first page, but everyone was saying that it is the stock voltage.

Not every chip is the same. Some have a better binning then others.

You chip may need 1.30v to be stable at stock clocks where someone else may need 1.21v to be stable at stock clocks. Silicon wafers aren't all the same, so it varies.

http://www.cpu-world.com/Glossary/C/Core_voltage.html

I can't speak as to the specifics of that chip, someone else may be able to. If I had to guess, would be around 1.45-1.5v. This is only a guess.

Edit: Ty for the rep.
Edited by Denz - 5/16/11 at 10:21am
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