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Hmm, TurboBoost?

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I have a 24/7 OC of 38x105.20MHz going @ 4001MHz @1.202v.

However, the Intel TurboBoost monitor only showed a very small blue bar (what might appear to be a single core) registering at 4.01Ghz. I rebooted my system and used the OC Genie, which give 38x100MHz @3800Mhz @1.34v. This time TurboBoost shows a full blue bar (and the CPU is hotter, but I imagine that's the increased voltage).

I downloaded a tool called Argus to measure Intel's TurboBoost. Under my own settings nothing registers under the TurboBoost and CPU Speed settings. Under the OC Genie settings, everything registers normally

What's going on here? Is my adjusting the baseclock throwing these tools off? Or is it that when I use my own settings the CPU runs at 38/33/33/33 x 105.20MHz?
    
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Nevermind, rebooted my system again and now both tools register all cores at 4GHz, and, I ran a passmark test which got higher results @ 4GHz, so my fail.
    
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