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Why is it important to eleminate vdroop?
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post #12 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kornowski View Post
Why is it important to eleminate vdroop?
More stable overclock.

When load is put on your CPU the voltage can go down. This in turn can make a stable OC, unstable.

Some people can enter 1.45Vcore in the BIOS. And when they run Orthos it can go down to about 1.4Vcore

That isn't very good for OC'ing
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Originally Posted by Kornowski View Post
Why is it important to eleminate vdroop?
Hmmm.... This seems to question me too...

Quote:
Originally Posted by IcedEarth View Post
More stable overclock.

When load is put on your CPU the voltage can go down. This in turn can make a stable OC, unstable.

Some people can enter 1.45Vcore in the BIOS. And when they run Orthos it can go down to about 1.4Vcore

That isn't very good for OC'ing
nvm... It doesn't anymore
Edited by xXDarkenSoulXx - 5/27/08 at 2:24pm
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how long will a pencil mod last, untill u have to get a rubber and rub it out and re do it
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how long will a pencil mod last, untill u have to get a rubber and rub it out and re do it
Yep, that is the good thing with pencil mods.

They are easily removable and should stay on if left un-disturbed.

Even if the Vdroop does come back, you can always give it a little more tickle with the pencil to get it back to it's old standards again
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any risks to pencil mod?
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post #17 of 18
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any risks to pencil mod?
Not that i am currently aware of. Pencil mods are reversible and as far as i know 'over doing' the pencil mod will not harm the board.

You will be best off starting a new thread with that question. You will get a more accurate response.
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post #18 of 18
Is it like, I have it set to 1.345v. But in Windows idle, its 1.31v

I don't get how it'd affect the OC. Sorry for being a "n00b"

Also, why does it go down under load, I'd expect it to go up when the CPU is wrking harder?
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