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CPu Target Speed 3.5GHz Current Speed 4.5GHz+?

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May 21, 2012 1:22:52 PM

Heres a pictre of what i mean



It automatically puts my voltage sometimes also to like 1.45, scared it may be unstable and crash. But i do have a kiler cooler which i dont think will make a difference



Edit: When i run a stability test, sometimes it will get up to 4.9ghz not sure if that is legit or not
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May 21, 2012 1:44:06 PM

Could you tell us a little more information about your system?
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May 21, 2012 2:41:01 PM


I suspect he has an FX-8150 Zambezi with the system clock at 250MHz (14x250MHz = 3.5GHz)

By using DDR3 1333 the memory divider is dropped from 6.67 to 5.33 to keep the memory at spec speed.

When Turbo kicks in, the CPU multiplier/P-State raises voltages and boosts several individual core speeds.

As long as temps are under control, the voltages look okay.


edit -- just realized he has 6 active cores :lol:  so it's possible it's a Thuban with Turbo


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May 21, 2012 2:44:27 PM

lol sorry i have the X6 1055t :) 
Gigabyte GA-890 Mobo
12GB DDR3 Ram
6850 GPU
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