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"Cool and Quiet" and C1E ?

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What is the difference between, or relationship between, AMD "Cool and Quiet" and C1E support?

I like having the CPU spin down to 800MHz (and the voltage drop) when I'm not doing anything, but I don't need it changing frequency all the time while it's in use (which I understand can cause instability when overclocking).

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not sure about amd chips but this similar feature on intel chips does not cause instability. you can try it with it off while OC to find your stable point and try it with it on to see if it gets less stable
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c1e comes disabled by default on my board but I disable cool'n'quiet as it doesn't function well after 18.5x multiplier
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