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I have my voltage for my CPU set to 1.45v in my bios for overclocking purposes, but in the "Core Temp" utility, it states that its 1.32v. Any idea why this could be?
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i have not found a utility yet that reports my correct cpu voltage except my bios...
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Could be any or all of the following:
1) Processors throttle down when not in heavy use.
2) Vdrop.
3) Application mis-reporting
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Not to worry, software voltage reading are very iffy. The only one that comes close for me is CPU-Z.
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