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Alright. 4.3GHz is my limit on this voltage.
That is, 1.51v in the BIOS, that idles at 1.42v and drops to 1.31v. How does that sound? Is the voltages too high?
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How come it drops to that low voltage when you load it? If you keep voltages under 1.47 Preferably and temps under 65C on core you should be fine. Whatever comes first.
 
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Originally Posted by Rangerjr1 View Post

How come it drops to that low voltage when you load it? If you keep voltages under 1.47 Preferably and temps under 65C on core you should be fine. Whatever comes first.

Well, if we count out the BIOS voltage, I fulfill both.
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is it that your motherboard doesn't have llc or your bios doesn't support it?
1.51v is a bit high but if under normal use it doesn't go above that you'll be fine.
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Motherboard doesn't support it. I don't think Gigabyte released any BIOS updates for revision 1.0 boards that adds the LLC functionality.
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Motherboard doesn't support it. I don't think Gigabyte released any BIOS updates for revision 1.0 boards that adds the LLC functionality.

The only solution i can think of is to compensate for vdroop with raw voltage bumps in bios.
 
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