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06-15-2019 11:08 PM
elmor
Quote: Originally Posted by Sideways2k View Post
@elmor are the voltages when using PBO level 2 with PBO set to "Enabled" safe? Can't see to find an answer. While playing lower demanding games it hovers around 1.4v with a -0.1v offset. The last two bios put the EDC to 255A which conflicts with your old post stating different numbers.

(I know you don't work there anymore, was just wondering if you knew from your experience, I hope your new endeavours are going well).

Level 2 is not tinkering with any voltage or the precision boost scalar, it only adjusts the maximum allowed power and current. I believe it can be considered "safe".

Quote: Originally Posted by Sentinela View Post
Ok, so setting a value on the bios will actually work as intended, even thou ew cant measure it? Or its a value that the board cannot handle anymore? Really confused...

It should work as intended through the internal regulator, but I'm not aware of any way to verify or measure it.
06-15-2019 09:48 PM
Aretak
Quote: Originally Posted by Lermite View Post
A question to whoever runs with the bios 7003:

Does "Smoothing time" in the fans settings finally work?
I've never had any luck with that setting in an Asus BIOS. Even on the Z270 board that I had a couple of years ago it was completely non-functional. Perhaps you don't want to install it (or perhaps you're not using Windows), but the version of it in Fan Xpert inside AI Suite works perfectly. AI Suite's interface is a mess, but I've had zero issues with it when just setting and forgetting a fan curve. It only uses a few megabytes of RAM for background processes once set up, which I find worth it for the upside. It'd be nice if there was a stand-alone version of Fan Xpert though.
06-15-2019 09:43 PM
Dr. Vodka
Quote: Originally Posted by voreo View Post
hmm im still on 6401, probably time to update XD

anyone find out what the deal is with 7003 being blank yet?

To make things even weirder, 7002 is gone from the official BIOS releases list. You can still download it, though.



https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/RO...HelpDesk_BIOS/


06-15-2019 08:53 PM
voreo hmm im still on 6401, probably time to update XD

anyone find out what the deal is with 7003 being blank yet?
06-15-2019 02:01 PM
Sentinela
Quote: Originally Posted by elmor View Post
The board can only measure the external VDDP voltage, not the internal one. Some boards may still feed the external VDDP voltage to the CPU and measure it, but it's not being used and doesn't mean anything. AFAIK there's no way to read the currently applied VDDP voltage from the CPU.
Ok, so setting a value on the bios will actually work as intended, even thou ew cant measure it? Or its a value that the board cannot handle anymore? Really confused...
06-15-2019 10:09 AM
Sideways2k @elmor are the voltages when using PBO level 2 with PBO set to "Enabled" safe? Can't see to find an answer. While playing lower demanding games it hovers around 1.4v with a -0.1v offset. The last two bios put the EDC to 255A which conflicts with your old post stating different numbers.

(I know you don't work there anymore, was just wondering if you knew from your experience, I hope your new endeavours are going well).
06-15-2019 06:17 AM
mito1172
Quote: Originally Posted by elmor View Post
Sure
thank you so much
06-15-2019 03:38 AM
elmor
Quote: Originally Posted by mito1172 View Post
@elmor

Hello. Can I overclock the 3900x CPU with the c6h?
Sure
06-15-2019 03:05 AM
mito1172 @elmor

Hello. Can I overclock the 3900x CPU with the c6h?
06-15-2019 02:30 AM
elmor
Quote: Originally Posted by Lermite View Post
Your VDDP issue looks like a real hardware issue.
Even if this voltage is internally generated now, mine works as expected: I've set it at 0.81V in the bios and HWiNFO reads between 0.807 and 8.828V, which is fine.
That means even if this voltage is internally generated, a monitoring software such HWiNFO should be able to read its real value.

Obviously, your issue about VDDP should be solved when you get a new board.

Perhaps the Probelt measure points (between the main ATX connector and the edge of the board) on your board would allow the check the VDDP voltage with a voltmeter, but I'm not sur this voltage is among the ones available here.

BTW, the smoothing fan speed doesn't work for so long that I lost almost any hope this feature comes back one day, but the ramping up and down of the fans is pretty annoying, especially when my PC is lightly loaded, almost idle.
The board can only measure the external VDDP voltage, not the internal one. Some boards may still feed the external VDDP voltage to the CPU and measure it, but it's not being used and doesn't mean anything. AFAIK there's no way to read the currently applied VDDP voltage from the CPU.
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