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Are you getting blue screens or just hang ups? Check this with Bluescreen View from nirsoft. Once you run it, it will tell you whether you have a log full of blue screens. Hang ups and freezes won't show up in bluescreen view. My guess is motherboard but power supply is not out of the question.
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Originally Posted by albatross_ View Post

What's wrong with the values listed in your picture? I get similar values in HWmonitor as well.
My PC freezes up occasionally when gaming with a loud buzzing sound pouring from the speakers. I suspected a PSU problem but never pursued it since it didn't happen that often.

Nothing wrong with them, I was just showing him where to check the rail voltages and marked the 12v rail for him.

My pc craps out at times because this psu is too weak for what I have it doing. It can't fully power the rig with everything fully overclocked with crazy voltages. Not getting a new one til I finish my new rig.

The screenie was just a reference for him to see where to look when stressing his cpu/gpu--to watch if the 12v rail dips too low or something.
 
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Are you getting blue screens or just hang ups? Check this with Bluescreen View from nirsoft. Once you run it, it will tell you whether you have a log full of blue screens. Hang ups and freezes won't show up in bluescreen view. My guess is motherboard but power supply is not out of the question.

no BSODs and no hangups. just outright shutdowns, as in, computer's power goes out (PSU stays on)
i'm thinking it's the motherboard, but i have to replace the PSU anyway, so i'll still do the public service
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