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I was wondering if this is vdroop is normal for my asus p5kc.. I have my vcore set to 1.35 in bios.. in cpu-z it reads 1.328 idle. when i put my processor under load it drops down to 1.248.. does this sound like a normal drop or could something else be causing this? PSU? thanks.
Edited by Kunkka - 3/10/11 at 12:21am
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post #2 of 6
that is very normal vdroop and vdrop. 1.328 is vdrop and 1.248 is vdroop. both are meant to keep the processor within spec. If you have load line calibration on that motherboard you can get rid of the vdroop. if you have a soldering iron, look for a vdroop mod.
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post #3 of 6
.05 - .08v from Idle to load is about average...

If you want to get rid of it look into a vdroop mod for your board if you dont have Load Line Calibration options in your bios..
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I have llc on but it has no effect according to cpuz.. I tried with it on and off and I get the same voltages
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post #5 of 6
yup vdroop, pretty normal. Vcore on my bios is not same with cpu-z either and when with load. Just gotta watch it though
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do you have a digital multimeter you can check with? To see your real voltage not just what software reads.
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