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Ok, i hated my mobo before but now i discovered a new setting. I had my Vcore option which let me set it to 3.3%V extra, 5%V extra, 8.3%V extra and 10%. It was unstable at 5% but 3.3% isnt enough. Now i noticed this CPU VID thing which let me manually set some voltage thing very pinpointly. Is this the same as Vcore just manual stuff? Should i use that one instead of the percent thing? Sorry for the n00b question yall ^^
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ok sorry, im feelin kinda tired, would be appreciated with the answer: Is CPU VID the same as Vcore?
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Originally Posted by timmay7
ok sorry, im feelin kinda tired, would be appreciated with the answer: Is CPU VID the same as Vcore?
Not exactly.
Check this link.
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If the Vcore is set at 1.5v, then CPU VID at 5% would make the voltage 1.575v. Just a little jump that actually doesn't make sense.
Nice avatar by the way
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thnx ^^

but theres another thing: It isnt the CPU VID option that has the percentage, its the Vcore. I hate this mobo after all But the cpu VID is set to startup. Whats that got to do with the other voltage settings?
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