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Voltage not changing?

post #1 of 10
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In BIOS I set my voltage to 1.525, but in CPU-Z it still shows 1.392 and I'm sure it's there since my temperatures have not changed at all. Why isn't it changing? I'm guessing this is why I can't really get past 2.75GHz, because my voltage won't go higher than 1.39-40
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Anyone?
post #3 of 10
voltage isn't read well with CPU-Z
post #4 of 10
There should be a Hardware Monitor page in bios.

On that page it should show you the actual voltage, check there.
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In Ultra D bios, go to "PC Health" page and verify voltages and temps.
Confirm voltages with utility program Everest /PC Wizard 2006/ SysTool/ or SiSandra.
Most Ultra D's undervolt slightly.
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I set it to 1.550V...in Pc Wizard, as well as BIOS it still shows 1.4V
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lol.... did you save settings =)

Sorry had to

Umm... Im thinkin.... clear your cmos and start over. Something is glitching
    
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I can change my voltage all I want, but it will not change at all after resetting cmos and everything, HOWEVER, I can do the 104% thing ( i forgot what it is ), and using that I got it up to 1.44ish, and I got up to 3GHz..just not stable. It was stable enough to run a benchmark, and i got about 2000 extra points on Aquamark..and I just don't think 2000 pints is worth the extra temps of 8-10C.
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its called vdroop. All boards suffer from it. Its when the actual voltage supplied doesn't exactly match the set voltage.
    
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post #10 of 10
CPU VID setting + Special VID Control (%) = operating voltage.
Are you sure your not changing the "Start UP" voltage which is not the operating voltage?


    
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