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I've read a lot about people unlocking cores individually. My Sig is up to date, and the bios only gives my "per core-all cores-auto-off" it is labeled "nv-core" only thing i know of this adjusting is independent core voltage. is there another way to unlock? I know with all the cores on, my stability is capped at 4.29ghz. if i could test each core separately, would it damage the chip to run the cores at their own stable max clock??
Edited by Asustweaker - 4/18/11 at 9:12pm
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I'm not sure if this will work for what you want to do,but if you can adjust the per core voltage from the bios ,you may be able to use either the NV performance tools or PhenomMSRtweaker to adjust the per core multi's.
This may give too high of a freq increase though, if using a high ref clock.(x.5 or x1 multi being the smallest adjustments).
I don't think there is any way to adjust ref clock per core to give finer tuning.

Phenommsrtweaker;http://phenommsrtweake.sourceforge.net/

NV performance tools;http://www.nvidia.com/object/nvidia_...ools_6.06.html

Good luck

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Edit: I am smoking something.

Do you know which core # is the culprit?

I do not feel it would damage the system to run 1 core lower than the other 3. Have you seen hardware failures in a core on Prime95?
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