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Heya,

Curious why does my Power in HW Monitor read 151.90w? It's not overclocked at all, and thought that at most it would go is 140w.

I've seen pics of 1090t processors with significantly lower "power" listed in HW monitor. Is it a bad sensor or is it because it's unlocked?

The Processor is a Phenom II X2 555, but unlocked to a X4 B55


If this power is accurate, is it harming my socket at all? I have a Biostar TA890GXE.
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Don't trust software readings
That is all
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Don't trust software readings
That is all
This.
My unlocked CPU shows 173w, HWmon is just faulty

Edit:

Edited by Problame - 3/24/11 at 7:00pm
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Ah, ok, thanks guys. What about the rest of the readings though, with temperatures or voltages? Are those still inaccurately read?

I'm asking in general, not specific to mine.
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Ah, ok, thanks guys. What about the rest of the readings though, with temperatures or voltages? Are those still inaccurately read?

I'm asking in general, not specific to mine.
The voltages are accurate in general, as is the 0c for core tempratures after unlocking. The rest of the tempratures differs from rig to rig
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Oh, the temperature sensors will also get messed up. Almost forgot about that one. Voltage readings remain accurate I think.
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