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Will the Northbridge's temp be reduced if I disable it's graphics?
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If you are using the graphics, yes.

If you are not using them, then no.
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not really tbh. it idles while in windows so it doesnt do much anyway
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If you are using the graphics, yes.

If you are not using them, then no.
Are you saying if I'm using the onboard graphics this setting will reduce the temp of it? I'd think disable mean disable.
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Originally Posted by Mobbob311 View Post
Are you saying if I'm using the onboard graphics this setting will reduce the temp of it? I'd think disable mean disable.
Since you already have a dedicated GPU, it is producing a minuscule amount of heat.

If you were using the IGP, your north bridge would be noticeably hotter
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