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How does offset work in P8P67?

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Hi,
When I run the manual setting I get 4.7 stable at 1.34.
When I run auto, it uses 1.42 for 4.7 stable.

If i want to run it in offset mode, does that mean i set offset to (1.34-1.42) or -.08?

Or is it trial and error to give you the right number?

The value of offset seems to be that when you are not stressing the computer(e.g. most of the time) that it downvolts a lot which I assume is good for the cpu and keeps the system cooler and quieter.

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which P8P67 board are you talking about? The -M or the regular Pro?
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thats not really relevant...
    
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which P8P67 board are you talking about? The -M or the regular Pro?
Pro.
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thats not really relevant...
Yes, it is. The -M Pro has a massively different BIOS, as there's no way to set vcore directly. If that was the board he had the CPU Offset is one of the two ways to set vcore.

But he doesn't have that board, and I haven't started building on the P8P67 Pro yet, so I'll bow out of the thread.
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