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Different Core Voltages?

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I have a e6420 running at 3.2 ghz with voltage at 1.3. Speedfan shows core 1's voltage and core 2's voltage to be different. Is the normal?

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post #2 of 8
Do not trust what speedfan says.

Trust what your BIOS says.
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post #3 of 8
Yeah like he said, don't trust speedfan.
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thanks guys i was just wondering because i am getting pretty high bus speeds at relatively low voltages with my e6420.
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post #5 of 8
It may just SEEM like low speeds, do you have it set to auto? Because at that that clock 1.3 vCore seems pretty low.
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no, i have the vcore set manually. i got about 300 more points in 3dmark 06 with the overclock so i guess i just got a good chip.
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Lucky
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yep
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