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i know what BIOS stands for but thats not my question.
my Ch4 has SO MANY BIOS OPTIONS! what do they do? can some1 tell me what all the BIOS options does?
like load line calibration and EC and stuff like that. what does it do?
i heard that LLC helps in OCing...is that true?
    
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basic input output system.

edit nm. i need to read.


load line calibration or LLC assists in stabilising voltages during high load demanded by whatever its trying to affect:

ie LLC for vcore would affect the cpu voltages to prevent a phenomenon known as vdroop. to prevent the voltages from dropping and stabilise the cpu when its working during high loads.

example:

vcore idle 1.4V
vcore load with vdroop: 1.37V

vcore load with LLC: 1.4V (ideally)
Edited by subliminally incorrect - 2/5/11 at 11:01am
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http://www.overclock.net/amd-motherb...a-extreme.html

This club will be able to answer any of your specific questions and has a few links that could be helpful.
Edited by Mr_Nibbles - 2/5/11 at 11:08am
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Read: http://www.techarp.com/freebog.aspx

Many of the options require a relatively good understanding of PC architecture and requires a paragraph explanation.
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