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post #561 of 4095
Huh, that's weird, my CPU throttles itself to a speed of about 1.4 ghz for a short time then it goes back to 4.1 ghz.
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Okay, I passed the ten minute Prime95 small ffts test. Core Voltage is at 1.312, speed is 4.1 ghz. I'm conducting 25 runs of Intel Burn Test right now with the stress level set to Very High. Hopefully this works out. Is it normal for a CPU to throttle itself from 1.4 ghz for a short time then back to 4.1 ghz?
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Okay, the ninth test failed. My error code for prime95 was 5.881036e+012
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Huh, that's weird, my CPU throttles itself to a speed of about 1.4 ghz for a short time then it goes back to 4.1 ghz.
That sounds like cool n quite mode nonsense and turbo. Make sure all that is disabled, unless that's what you're shooting for. See Op.
post #565 of 4095
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That sounds like cool n quite mode nonsense and turbo. Make sure all that is disabled, unless that's what you're shooting for. See Op.

Yeah I just restarted my PC to go into the bios to see if they were turned off and they were turned off. Someone else in a different thread mentioned that the VRM might be throttling because it gets too hot or something like that.
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I was at 3.9 ghz on the stock voltage when my CPU got hot at 63 degrees C and throttled itself. I set the voltage up one notch and the next runs for 3.9 and 4.0 didn't throttle. I'm doing 4.1 ghz right now. CPU Z said the vcore is at about 1.312, but when I'm running Prime 95 it jumps to 1.360 volts for some reason. After I pass ten minutes of this Prime95 run I'll do Intel Burn Test on Very High for 25 runs.

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Yeah I just restarted my PC to go into the bios to see if they were turned off and they were turned off. Someone else in a different thread mentioned that the VRM might be throttling because it gets too hot or something like that.
4.1ghz is the turbo speed for the 6300 so it should be fine with stock voltage, the throttling could be due to vrm's overheating but i cant see why they would at just 4.1 with a little increase in stock voltage, run blended tests on prime for a minimum of 2 hours monitoring your temps, other than that the only reason i can think your cpu would throttle is the core parking, if you havent already, install the two windows hotfix patches to fix core parking in windows 7 for bulldozer/piledriver chips
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Yeah I just restarted my PC to go into the bios to see if they were turned off and they were turned off. Someone else in a different thread mentioned that the VRM might be throttling because it gets too hot or something like that.
Download and install the hot fixes for "core parking"
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Download and install the hot fixes for "core parking"

That could be the issue?
Edited by CannedBullets - 5/11/13 at 7:58pm
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post #569 of 4095
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That could be the issue?

Most likely, yes. I, and a number of other users experienced the same throttling when stressing. Those hotfixes fixed it. There are 2 like he says above, both may work, only one may work. Both are not necessary.
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post #570 of 4095
Okay I should mention that I'm on Windows 8 so I'm not sure if they have that fix for available. Also when I was running Intel Burn Test my PC failed the 9th test so I had to bump the vcore up one notch and it was able to pass 50 tests on standard stress level. Also, I might need to get a better cooler because I noticed that during stress testing my PC throttles itself when the socket reaches 61 degrees C. I'm not entirely sure if the core temperature HWMonitor gives is completely accurate because it usually says the CPU is around 30 to 40 degrees C when the socket temperature is 61 degrees C.

I should also mention that when I was just doing stuff like internet browsing when overclocked it was actually slower and would sometimes freeze requiring a hard reboot because I couldn't open up Task Manager or anything like that, also the mouse cursor in Counter Strike: Global Offensive's main menu was really laggy, and when I reset my bios to its stock configuration, the performance in basic stuff like internet browsing was a lot better. Also, when I was overclocked my PC froze on me after a couple hours of Skyrim because I tried to use Steam's in-game internet browser and it froze when I tried to scroll down a link I clicked, it had a longer than usual load time also.
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