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I've noticed out of my 4 cores that core 2 seems to be the dominant one. Whenever I do anything basically core 2 will shoot up in usage while the other ones are distantly behind.

I was wondering if there is any way to change the behavior of how the cores work so that all cores will have equal usage.
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I think that's just the way it is...some processors will have stronger cores than others and have higher temps or usage. It's normal that they aren't all stressed exactly the same. However, if one hovers below 100% during a stress test or something then there's a problem
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This is normal and its obvious when running uni core applications, most programs only use one core and theres always a dominant core on the cpu thats assigned to do this.
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Yep, completely normal.
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Thanks for clearing that up, just looking into ways I could raise optimization at this point.
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nothing you can do, unless you can code your applications to run across all cores, in which case i'm hiring you to recode all my applications and games
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