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AMD 955 OC 4ghz reading wrong volts, core speed, multiplier, etc..

post #1 of 5
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I reformatted my pc and I noticed that CPUZ is reading different values for my core speed, multiplier, volts, etc.. like every second. It was never like this before the reformat. I'm a little concerned because I've been getting blue screens during gaming. Not sure if this is the problem or something else like a bad driver. Do any of you guys know how to fix this so the values stay consistant?


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AMD 955
CPU speed - 4ghz
Multiplier - x20
Volts - about 1.475
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post #2 of 5
Um, did you turn off Cool and Quiet?
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Quick question.

What version of CPU-Z are you running?
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A pleasant surprise :)
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post #4 of 5
I had this same problem 2 days back. This happened when i updated CPUZ. Went back to CPUZ 1.59 and all was good again. Called up PunkX 1, thought my vrm's were throttling when he reminded me that my MSI board doesn't have vrm protection. At that time it was the best news that i could have heard:D
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post #5 of 5
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Thanks for the replies. Cool and quiet was enabled. I disabled it and now get consistent numbers. I guess I know now if you reformat cool and quiet mode gets enabled.
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