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Annoying SpeedStep

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So I'm trying to test out Overclock/Stability with my new Corsair H70 cooler, but SpeedStep is being RETARDED.

-.-

I disabled speedstep/power saver mode in my Asus UCEFI or whatever it is, and it's still downclocking my CPU when I'm idling.

Why!?!??!!

How do I get rid of it?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Jync View Post
So I'm trying to test out Overclock/Stability with my new Corsair H70 cooler, but SpeedStep is being RETARDED.

-.-

I disabled speedstep/power saver mode in my Asus UCEFI or whatever it is, and it's still downclocking my CPU when I'm idling.

Why!?!??!!

How do I get rid of it?
Why dont you run intel burn to test your stability?
    
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You probably forgot to disable C1E, which lowers the multiplier at idle.

Regardless, it can be disabled temporarily using RealTemp in options, I see no other reason to disable it in everyday usage though.
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You probably forgot to disable C1E, which lower the multiplier at idle.

Regardless, it can be disabled temporarily using RealTemp in options, I see no other reason to disable it in everyday usage though.
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