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Hey Css, can you briefly explain how the voltage offset works?

I added +0.05 & cpuz/ hwmonitor reported 1.45V(approx).
In your bios screenshot you've added 0.63v! it doesn't seems possible for me.

I think I'm missing something here, because IBT freezes instantly with 4.4ghz @1.45V.
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Hey Css, can you briefly explain how the voltage offset works?

I added +0.05 & cpuz/ hwmonitor reported 1.45V(approx).
In your bios screenshot you've added 0.63v! it doesn't seems possible for me.

I think I'm missing something here, because IBT freezes instantly with 4.4ghz @1.45V.

It uses vid as a baseline , just make sure you don't have turbo enabled or it will really overvolt things.

I will take some screen shots of my bios settings for my 4.9 ghz IBT AVX run and post them when I get home from work.

I do recall the offset for that run as being + .39000 on the 8370e which yeilded about 1.58volts at load at the settings I was using.
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For the most part, these are the settings I had for the 4.9ghz IBT AVX run, the exceptions being the cpu multiplier ( 24.5) and the
cpu offset voltage ( .3900).




EDIT:
Good enough for ibt at those settings , will try another multi



EDIT 2
4.9ghz at 1.568 volts IBT

Edited by cssorkinman - 2/23/16 at 3:42pm
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Thanks thumb.gif +rep

I ran a quick benchmark in realbench @ stock, the vcore shot up to 1.46!



Stock VID & Voltage seems to be quite high. On my previous board it was 1.38V


Edit:
Okay, I tried 4.5@ 1.496V(+0.09V offset), IBT still freezes instantly.

Passed realbench, multiple times.

Wed Feb 24 2016
19:29:54


Image Editing: 119279
Time: 42.656

Encoding: 128109
Time: 74.842

OpenCL: 63941
KSamples/sec: 1542

Heavy Multitasking: 132916
Time: 73.58


System Score: 98273

(deleted the screenshot by mistake redface.gif)
Edited by Ashura - 2/24/16 at 6:14am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ashura View Post

Thanks thumb.gif +rep

I ran a quick benchmark in realbench @ stock, the vcore shot up to 1.46!



Stock VID & Voltage seems to be quite high. On my previous board it was 1.38V


Edit:
Okay, I tried 4.5@ 1.496V(+0.09V offset), IBT still freezes instantly.

Passed realbench, multiple times.

Wed Feb 24 2016
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Image Editing: 119279
Time: 42.656

Encoding: 128109
Time: 74.842

OpenCL: 63941
KSamples/sec: 1542

Heavy Multitasking: 132916
Time: 73.58


System Score: 98273

(deleted the screenshot by mistake redface.gif)

Maybe if you would post your bios settings it might be helpful.
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CPU features are all disabled, only hpc is enabled.

also ,I reduced the vcore 1 step, to 0.08
Edited by Ashura - 2/24/16 at 8:00am
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CPU features are all disabled, only hpc is enabled.

also ,I reduced the vcore 1 step, to 0.08

Better update your bios smile.gif
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First MSI 990 board to make the 5 ghz 24/7 club devil.gif


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In pushing for the 5ghz 24/7 club I had to disable "cpu smart protection" in bios to go above 4.8ghz. It must limit power delivery in some fashion ( amps?) I really don't know. Coincidence or not that's about where you would need to draw the line for a turbo enabled 9590.

Earlier I said it was about 200 mhz behind the GD 80 in capability, that was before disabling cpu smart protection, it's actually much closer and seems to have an edge in ram speeds/settings over the GD 80 ( comparing latest gaming bios against an early GD 80 bios)

Last night I tried a bunch of different headphones on the CHV-Z , GD 80 and 990 Gaming , there is no comparison the Gaming is far superior for audio quality when using onboard sound.
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I'm pleasantly surprised by the reliability shown so far by this board. The vcore needed to reach 5 ghz is far beyond anything I can run tho.
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