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What exactly do I need to disable for this to stop throttling up and down? New bios has a different one from my old intel board.

Like right now it's at 800 and then it jumps to 3.2ghz where its suppose to stay.
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You disabled Cool'N'Quiet in BIOS?

It's actually desirable, unless it's causing problems with stability of your overclock.
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You disabled Cool'N'Quiet in BIOS?

It's actually desirable, unless it's causing problems with stability of your overclock.
Well I haven't overclocked yet, Just got my processor today. I just figured with it throttling in games it would maybe decrease performance a bit?
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Well I haven't overclocked yet, Just got my processor today. I just figured with it throttling in games it would maybe decrease performance a bit?
It shouldn't actually be throttling in games, it's designed to run full speed under load, but then at idle it throttles down to save power and reduce heat.
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With most loads, it will go up to full 3.2ghz as previously mentioned. Even while browsing the web or watching youtube, you will see it jump from 800mhz to 2.4ghz because of CoolnQuiet.

Have you tried playing a game yet? You will see that it doesn't throttle at all. You could disable CoolnQuiet in your BIOS, but you also will use up slightly more electricity when your computer is idle and it will run hotter.
    
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I am loving the throttling feature, not sure why you would want to turn it off? I have my 2.8 OC to 3.2, yet my temps so cool when im not gaming.
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