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I have a Chiefmax 450w PSU and I'm gettin -3% on my Vcore(1.55=1.49) and12v(12=11.7). I know its not the best PSU but it should have enough power (450w @ 28Amps). I was wondering if this is normall/OK. How much better stabillity would I get if I got a better PSU?
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Nvm I got to go to bed I'll bump this tommorrow.
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Alright back to the subject. I just noticed that my +2.5V is @ 1.17V. Is that a bad sign?
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Your 2.5V should be your RAM. I highly doubt that that's the case, because if it actually were running 1.17V, you wouldn't be able to run your system at all.

I remember something about that board making Vdroop, and reporting several temperatures wrong (When read with SpeedFan)
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post #5 of 7
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I was thinking that it couldn't be right but I didn't know... So is a 3% flux OK? I'd imagine Stable volts make a more stable computer but the only thing that bothers me is that I cant get 1.55vcore only 97% which is 1.49.
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Generally you should be fine if it's within ±5% of the original voltage.
IE. 11.4-12.6 for 12V
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Alright 1 last ? I'm getting a Dfi LP Ultra D and dfi street recommends a 480W PSU. I'm wondering if I'll be alright as my PSU is only 450W but has a 28amp rail.
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