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CPU-z vcore lower than BIOS

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For some reason, my CPU-Z vcore likes to report 1.264, even when I have my BIOS vcore at 1.28 or 1.29. Which one is correct?? Is CPU-Z not detecting it properly or does this have to do with vdroop?? Thanks!
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post #2 of 4
Similar to Vdroop. Actually Vdrop. The former is voltage sag under load and the latter is the difference between BIOS and "Actual" voltages. It's relatively normal.
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Vdrop is usually called the difference between BIOS voltage setting and idle voltage.
Vdroop is the drop in voltage from idle to load.

Although they are basically BOTH the same thing.

The higher the vcore given to the CPU, the LARGER the vdrop AND the vdroop will be (without using loadline cal to compensate).
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It's called Vdrop.
    
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