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Are those temps that you posted in those pics under full load???
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BWG had problems despite having MOSFET cooling on his 785GM-US2H. At a really high clock speed & voltage, the MOSFETs squealed very loudly under load. Do ask him. The problem appears to be overall quality and limited phase count.

TEMP3 should be the VRM temp on that mobo - you are running at idle so it makes sense to be at 38C. Initiate load and they will get dangerously hot because there isn't ANY proper cooling (no heatsink, no airflow whatsoever)
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XD you are so smart.You have a very good point.If cooling does not help then a OC is not a good idea.
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post #14 of 31
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Are those temps that you posted in those pics under full load???
no those are idle temp. 0% load. see the core temp 9.9.8 on the left hand side. on full load cpu goes around 50~52c.
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So what do your temps go up to on TEMP 3 under full load?
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post #16 of 31
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So what do your temps go up to on TEMP 3 under full load?
Over 60C after around 40 mins of torture.

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Like he said------But you could buy these to help you VRM'S cool off.


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835708011
thanks. great idea. i might get them or something similar if it is indeed the VRM. at least better then getting a new board.
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That seems good to me but ask some others mine gets to those temps 2 and I have cooling on my VRM'S.
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BWG had problems despite having MOSFET cooling on his 785GM-US2H. At a really high clock speed & voltage, the MOSFETs squealed very loudly under load. Do ask him. The problem appears to be overall quality and limited phase count.

TEMP3 should be the VRM temp on that mobo - you are running at idle so it makes sense to be at 38C. Initiate load and they will get dangerously hot because there isn't ANY proper cooling (no heatsink, no airflow whatsoever)
attached are the pics of the mabo. VRMs are the chips next to the 8-pin 12v socket next to the CPU and R60 cubes? if so, should I attempt to put a heat-sink?

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Yes buy these.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835708011
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