power and cpu loads Tags: Power Supplies CPUs Power Components Last response: March 11, 2007 10:55 PM in Components Share theboss March 11, 2007 8:31:51 PM Hello all, Everytime my CPU gets loaded about 60%, all voltages as reported by gigbyte utility will start to drop...at 80% loads 12V becomes 11.0 3.3V becomes 2.9 Vcore becomes 1.1 CPUvid becomes 1.07 Also the HS fan rpm will drop to 1200-1250 and over heat buzzer will go on.. I assume the PSU is not enough..and therefore much be changed..or secondary PSU installed to ease some load on main psu.. what ya'll say?? More about : power cpu loads dragonsprayer March 11, 2007 8:44:10 PM that's a sign of cheap or worn out psu - that's classic signs of el cheapo psu a good psu the voltage goes up very slightly with increased demand secondary psu's are a bad idea if your talking a 5.25" slide in those are bad news -DO NOT USE A 5.25" AUX PSU! if your talling 2 125w xeons and 8 hard drives and 2 gtxs and your 1000w is stressed and your going to add a 600 - in your giant server box made for 2 full size psu's - thats ok! theboss March 11, 2007 10:55:40 PM when i say aux psu..i mean a regular PSU modded to run stand alone and controlled by relay for powering the fans, HDD's and stuff I know power draw for this pc is quite high..high quality PSU goes up in cost with rated wattage and in terms of economy, PSU quality doesn't matter for powering fans.. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I've just replaced my power supply. Motherboard. Graphics cars CPU and ram. My pc loads up and asks if I want to start in safe Forum SolvedPower Supplies adapter on heavy loads Forum SolvedGetting power offs at high load on CPU Forum SolvedASUS Maximus VI Hero automatically loads to BIOS + CPU Fan error Forum Solvedcpu maxing out in loads of games Forum SolvedPC powers off when loading CPU and RAM intensive games. Forum power supply loads Forum power supply loads Forum When I power up the sylvania android netbook, it loads the Sylvania image and stays there. Any help available for this problem Forum Cpu at 40% under normal loads Forum Windows xp professional 1- 2cpu power comes on but does not load Forum CPU and GPU Loads too low for DotA?? Forum Higher then normal CPU Loads even with no apps running Forum Cpu loads Forum Random loads on CPU? Forum SWTOR game loads my CPU higher temp than prime 95. Forum SolvedWhat is the CPU power of the AMD A-10 5800k Forum BF3 CPU/GPU Loads Forum SolvedCPU 12v power connector/Mobo having 2 12v connector Forum SolvedCpu power slot on motherboard Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !