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I'm not happy with my overclock temps for my phenom 955BE @3.8ghz at 1.41v so I tried lowering the voltage to about 1.375. On cpu-z it says its 1.37v but then when I run prime95 it undervolts itself to about 1.33v? I dont understand why this is happening.

My temps are a bit high as my idle being at 39-40C and max load at 56C using the H70.

It is not stable at 1.33v but I can never get it to 1.37-1.39v without having it to under clock it self.

Any suggestions?
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Look in the bios for something called LLC or Load Line Calibration, enable it or 100% it on CPU & CPU/NB
    
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CPUZ has a tendency of having incorreect voltage.
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@Mr.Steve- ill try it asap and report back if it works
@Jcyle- Even on hwmonitor it shows as 1.33v.. is there any program that can show me the most accurate voltages?
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Its normal. Do what post number two says
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@Mr.Steve- ill try it asap and report back if it works
@Jcyle- Even on hwmonitor it shows as 1.33v.. is there any program that can show me the most accurate voltages?
The one that comes on your mobo CD, PC-Probe II

does the best in monitoring ALL not just a few temperatures/voltages
and it measures them almost as accurately as using a multi-meter on the ProbeIt spots
    
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@Mr.Steve- I see we have the same mobo The LLC thing works so thanks alot! ill be testing it soon. As for PC-Probe II ill try that out as well thanks once again
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