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QPI voltage generates heat like vcore do?

for example: bouth can only be raised by bumping 0.625 each time.
If i raise vcore 2x, it raises my temp in 2°C.
so, the same goes for QPI? i'm afraid raising it, cause my sistem is already hot.
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I don't think QPI is the same like that... It raises the voltage for a few things in the chip, but not ALL 4 cores like vcore does. I'm pretty sure it can be raised without heat issues.

One big reason to do so would be so you can put more voltage into you're RAM.
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thx, it helped. Everybody has the same opinion?
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thx, it helped. Everybody has the same opinion?
QPI is essentially the memory controller - It may raise the temperatures a small bit, but not by much. You would normally raise it to achieve stability on overclocked or unstable ram.
    
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