Down Spreading Tags: CPUs Asus BIOS Last response: September 15, 2009 1:19 PM in CPUs Share meodowla September 15, 2009 9:31:29 AM What is 'CPU Down Spreading'? I saw it in ASUS Bios settings. More about : spreading sirkillalot September 15, 2009 10:01:41 AM i think this may help go to page 2 http://docs.google.com/gview?a=v&q=cache:tfG9GzvF24kJ:w... cybrcatter September 15, 2009 10:22:36 AM I'm not sure about CPU Down Spreading specifically, but I know that spread spectrum clocking has to do with clock frequency energy distribution in order to minimize energy spikes. This is done via a loop that matches the frequency to a reference. Related resources Spreading IF around - Forum Blob vs spread (applying thermal paste) - Forum Thermal Grease: To spread or not to spread - Forum TIM: To spread or not to spread ? - Forum Virus shuts down computer before protection software can get rid of it - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sirkillalot September 15, 2009 10:55:32 AM o ok i also heard if you put to much paste on your cpu and it runs over its also called down spreading... go figure thats all i could get off the net meodowla September 15, 2009 12:42:27 PM I don't if it does any good if i enable/disable it.. There is another one, PCI down Spreading.. warmon6 a b à CPUs September 15, 2009 1:06:12 PM hm.... i never heard of these in the computer terms. i'll have to research on this. can you give us what Asus Motherboard you have. This may help us understand what this is. warmon6 a b à CPUs September 15, 2009 1:11:12 PM http://www.pericom.com/pdf/applications/AB020.pdf Well if this is what they mean, then down spreading is a technique used by manufactures to reduce EMI waves. meodowla September 15, 2009 1:19:57 PM Motherboard: ASUS M3N-H/HDMI CPU: AMD PHENOM II X2 550 Black Edition Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources must i spread AS5 on whole core duo 6600 or just on cores ? Forum WARNING: Zone Labs web sites spread virus and spyware! Forum To Spread or Not To Spread ? Forum Best way how to spread thermal compand on the XSPC Raystorm-Intel Forum I5-750 vs i7-860 (or i7-920) 3+ yrs down the road- which will hold up? Forum Dell dimension xp shuts down when it is inactive Forum New Build, Shut down ! no beeps! Forum First Build: Hand-me- down LGA 1366 Forum Mounting a Power Supply Upside Down ? Forum Real Temp big spread on q6600 Forum US laughs as the Koran is flushed down the toilet Forum Old school classic rom page down Forum Where can I find a good mechanical keyboard? Forum My computer shuts down after about 3 mins? Forum Computer shuts down Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !