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post #171 of 1418
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Originally Posted by Offender_Mullet View Post
And for the P8Z68-V, wasn't the beta bios 0901? It's now called 0902, has the same date and spec as 0901 did but the beta tag is taken off. Strange. Anyway, looking forward to a new bios update. Thanks for the info ney2x.
I think it was called 0902 since the time it was beta. It has been 0801 and then 0902 beta.
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I think it was called 0902 since the time it was beta. It has been 0801 and then 0902 beta.
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post #173 of 1418
I recently completed a build of an ASUS P8Z68-V LX with an Intel I5 2400 (no alterations).

I seem to have an issue with my CPU fan or CPU temperature. Or maybe just strange readings. Without having altered any Bios settings, the fans seemed to create a vibration in the case.

The initial readings were: CPU temperature: 48C and fan speed: 1350-1400 RPM. I used the ASUS Suite for these measurements and verified them in the Bios. I then went into the Bios and changed the CPU Fan Profile from Standard to Silent. The CPU Q-Fan Control was enabled.

I then looked at the readings again. The CPU temperature: 32C and Fan speed: 1100-1140 RPM. Readings verified in the Bios and also with the ASUS Suite.

NO, there is no typo. When I reduced the fan speed, the temperature of the CPU dropped 16 degrees.

Different programs are reporting wildly different readings in normal working mode.

ASUS: CPU fan: 1100-1140 CPU temp: 32 C
Speed Fan: CPU fan: 1110-1140 CPU temp: 85 C
CPUID: CPU fan: 1130-49,663 CPU temp: 87 C
also reports core temps = 36 C

Which do I believe?

What is an OK range for the CPU temperature (I5 2500)?

Can I lower the CPU fan speed further with the hope of running quieter without overheating?

peter
post #174 of 1418
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Originally Posted by error-id10t View Post
Just an update, it also asked me to re-activate Office 2010..so Microsoft thinks something changed. I don't think it's normal, all I did was take a backup. But again, it all works.
So just another update on this, I updated the ME firmware (via Windows again) but this time it did not ask me to re-active anything. Worked fine.
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So just another update on this, I updated the ME firmware (via Windows again) but this time it did not ask me to re-active anything. Worked fine.
New ME firmware version?
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post #176 of 1418
Hello there folks

I have started this topic here but I would also like to have some answers from this group as well since my motherboard is a p8z68v-le

http://www.overclock.net/intel-cpus/...l#post15566959


This is what i get OCing automatically (i know its not reccomended but still)


AI OVERCLOCK TUNER : Manual

BCLK/PCIE FREQUENCY : 103.0

TURBO RATIO : By all cores

BY ALL CORES: 42

INTERNAL PLL OVERVOLTAGE : Auto

MEMORY FREQUENCY : DDR3-1648 mhz

EPU POWER SAVING MODE : Disabled

CPU VOLTAGE : 1.235V - AUTO

DRAM VOLTAGE : 1.650V - 1.650V

VCCIO VOLTAGE : 1.050V - AUTO

PCH VOLTAGE : 1.050V - AUTO

LOAD LINE CALIBRATION : AUTO

CPU SPREAD SPECTRUM : AUTO


I dont have many other options such as Duty control or Phase Control

Nor I dont have the option to change the value to 350.

Any help is appreciated
post #177 of 1418
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Originally Posted by iARDAs View Post
Hello there folks

I have started this topic here but I would also like to have some answers from this group as well since my motherboard is a p8z68v-le

http://www.overclock.net/intel-cpus/...l#post15566959


This is what i get OCing automatically (i know its not reccomended but still)


AI OVERCLOCK TUNER : Manual

BCLK/PCIE FREQUENCY : 103.0

TURBO RATIO : By all cores

BY ALL CORES: 42

INTERNAL PLL OVERVOLTAGE : Auto

MEMORY FREQUENCY : DDR3-1648 mhz

EPU POWER SAVING MODE : Disabled

CPU VOLTAGE : 1.235V - AUTO

DRAM VOLTAGE : 1.650V - 1.650V

VCCIO VOLTAGE : 1.050V - AUTO

PCH VOLTAGE : 1.050V - AUTO

LOAD LINE CALIBRATION : AUTO

CPU SPREAD SPECTRUM : AUTO


I dont have many other options such as Duty control or Phase Control

Nor I dont have the option to change the value to 350.

Any help is appreciated

I would go here for help you'll have much better results. GL
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post #178 of 1418
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So just another update on this, I updated the ME firmware (via Windows again) but this time it did not ask me to re-active anything. Worked fine.
Why did you update the ME firmware "again" ?
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post #179 of 1418
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Why did you update the ME firmware "again" ?
Sorry, the first time I did this I only made a backup of the existing ME and at that time, afterwards it wanted me to re-activate both Windows and Office 2010.

This time I went through with the update and I expected the same behaviour but instead there was no need to re-activate anything (both times I used the Windows method).
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Sorry, the first time I did this I only made a backup of the existing ME and at that time, afterwards it wanted me to re-activate both Windows and Office 2010.

This time I went through with the update and I expected the same behaviour but instead there was no need to re-activate anything (both times I used the Windows method).
But you updated with the same ME firmware version?
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