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post #1741 of 13131
what's best to monitor the nb temps in the os

heard the bios one was more inaccurate than accurate
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post #1742 of 13131
I get the same NB temp reading in BIOS as I do in pcProbeII...looking at BIOS readings through the ROG connect cable on my laptop.

The cpu temp in BIOS is 5c lower than everywhere else though. So maybe that one is inaccurate?

Not even sure that is actual BIOS readings either though. But they do jive with all the other monitoring programs.

I would say the RC TweakIt program, because it came with the board, is the best way to see the readings in the OS environment, but it needs to be installed on another computer close enough to hook the USB cable to.
Edited by ny_driver - 6/27/10 at 1:13pm
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post #1743 of 13131
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what's best to monitor the nb temps in the os

heard the bios one was more inaccurate than accurate
Probe II
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post #1744 of 13131
Heres how mine is shaping up.

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post #1745 of 13131
Looks good

It says for best performance with 1 GPU to put it in the top slot, and for Crossfire to use the top one and the 2nd up from the bottom.
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post #1746 of 13131
Yeah, I was under the impression that the 2nd PCI-E would only run at x8. But perhaps that is only if you crossfire it...not sure.
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post #1747 of 13131
It goes 1st slot down, 16x 8x 16x 4x.

I use the 3rd slot all the time and makes no difference in benchs compared to the 1st one.
    
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post #1748 of 13131
I got 16x/16x(I think I did anyways)with 2 cards in crossfire in the top slot and the middle slot, but it says to use the top one and the 2nd up from bottom so I changed it. Makes no difference though, huh?

Geez that was a lot of work to make a hole in the bottom of the case to accommodate my return hose.
Edited by ny_driver - 6/27/10 at 1:55pm
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post #1749 of 13131
Try flipping your Rad 180o. Save your pump some work.

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i just realized that the clip on the 24 pin faces the front of the case rather than the back like i'm accustomed to, makes it so weird to pull out with all the wires facing the front also
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