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Yup that's it. Thanks
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Continuing on from my last post, it looks like setting LLC to Maximum counteracts this and SVI2 TFN seems to go to a more normal state under load. That being said, there's a bit of a boost with the maximum settings, having 1.38 instead of 1.375 at idle. The only concern is that Vcore goes to 1.4v at load. I have no idea why this could be happening. SVI2 TFN seems to operate as expected. No idea what's going on.
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My Aorus X370 K7 arrived today, I've been testing it for a while. power saving features are working with my 1700 overclocked to 3.925GHz, it idles at 1500MHz and 0.984V




VRM temperatures are not impressive at all, I expected much better temps here, they are on par with the Killer SLI, on idle the Aorus is cooler though.

At least I can finally set my sticks at 3200MHz 14-14-14-14-34 now, and it's nice to have 99.98 bus clock instead of 99.80 tongue.gif

How did you set your voltages so that it downclocks? I'm using balanced plan from windows but I don't see a minimum processor state on the options.

What I set mine in BIOS:

VCore Normal + .0625v offset
VSoC 1.1v
vDram 1.35
LLC to Medium

How is your's set up?

If I check event log I notice some errors with regards to power plan and it's pointing to a firmware issue (due to me modifying settings in the bios for voltages).
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I did nothing special, the only thing different from your setup is that i've been using this windows installation with my previous board, I did not perform a clean windows install :S

Check if you have all the power saving options enabled

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I did nothing special, the only thing different from your setup is that i've been using this windows installation with my previous board, I did not perform a clean windows install :S

Check if you have all the power saving options enabled


I see that you're on F2 bios
Hmmm I seem not so see that downcore control in F3 or I'm getting old! Lol.. Am at work at the moment so I can't see or remember IF we have that setting on BIOS F3 haha..

Anyone with F3 non beta loaded as their bios could compare and see if we F3 users have those options?

Thanks!
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I have a feeling that F4 is very buggy. No matter how hard I try even 0.1 above 3.9GHz and things start to disaster.

Anyways, I sacrificed 40Mhz for 400Mhz RAM Clock: https://valid.x86.fr/h229f5

(Yes I am running 3600 16-16-16-36! Testing stability atm.)

Edit: Apparently CPU-Z doesn't like fractions of a Multiplier. It is unstable at 29x but stable at 29.6x. Don't ask me
Edited by Secret Dragoon - 4/22/17 at 9:19am
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Nice work. How was it?
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Eh it's not stable. After shutting down and going into the Bios it seems to have reset itself. I'm not sure if the BCLK OC in this rev of the BIOS is stable enough.
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Eh it's not stable. After shutting down and going into the Bios it seems to have reset itself. I'm not sure if the BCLK OC in this rev of the BIOS is stable enough.

Ow... I thought you had it! Back to the drawing board. Ugh I hate that it works and then after a reboot it borks heheh.
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The new AMD AM4 Chipset drivers released a couple of days ago include in their description:

'AMD Ryzen™ Balanced Power Plan'

 

Are those supposed to re-introduce the ability to auto-downclock the CPU during idle-states, while Windows' 'Balanced' power-plan is selected, regardless of manual vCore being applied on the CPU?

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