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ANyone have a reason why this may be? Everest is reading 1.57v and CPU-Z is only reading 1.3v? My last Vcore I tried (1.552v) was accurate in both of them, but why would CPU-Z read differently now?



I'm trying for 24+ hours stable on 3.0Ghz and I'm curious as the why CPU-Z is reading my Vcore as so low. I have it set to like 1.475v in my BIOS with a 200mV offset on.

Any ideas?

Edit, don't worry about those temps, lol I'm dual Prime95ing on Large FFTs.
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post #2 of 9
I've heard that CPU-z has trouble reading teh Vcore at higher vcores, mainly above 1.4.
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post #3 of 9
kinda off topic- what does the mV offset do!?
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mV is overvoltage on the CPU, i have the same problem. I've set overvoltage on my CPU and set the manual Vcore on 1,2V. Now CPU-Z reads the manual Vcore while AIB reads the actual Vcore, which is 1,4V.

btw can i ask which program that is reading the temps and speeds ?
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mV is overvoltage on the CPU, i have the same problem. I've set overvoltage on my CPU and set the manual Vcore on 1,2V. Now CPU-Z reads the manual Vcore while AIB reads the actual Vcore, which is 1,4V.

btw can i ask which program that is reading the temps and speeds ?
Sure, that's the OSD (On Screen Display) from Everest Ultimate Edition 3.5.somethingorother.
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You should never trust what software tells you to be 100% accurate. If you are really concerned, use a DMM. Also the BIOS will always give you a more accurate representaion of what you're voltages are.
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Yes, I know this Nightshadow. Just wanted to know what the issue with CPU-Z was. My question was answered.
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Just trying to be helpful!
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Have you tried a different version of CPU-Z?

Also try re-extracting CPU-Z and see if it says the same
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