Disabling max CPU voltage limit on ASUS M5A97 board Tags: AMD Asus CPUs Overclocking Last response: September 7, 2012 2:16 AM in Overclocking Share ColdSync September 7, 2012 12:58:44 AM Hey, Does anybody know how to or if it is possible to disable the voltage limit on an ASUS M5A97 board? I'm aware of the risks. More about : disabling max cpu voltage limit asus m5a97 board nna2 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 7, 2012 1:31:26 AM limit? are you talking about overvoltage errors? if so that's your motherboards limitation, and you will burn it out right fast if you manage to pass it m 0 l ColdSync September 7, 2012 1:37:07 AM Ah, I was afraid it was something like that. How fast would it fry the board? I'm trying to hit 4.9Ghz with a 965 x4 m 0 l Related resources Max CPU voltage on M5A97 R2.0. - Forum CPU over voltage error Asus M5A97 R2.0 - Forum ASUS M2NBP-VM CSM need max cpu for this board - Forum How to disable cpu fan eror asus mother board - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nna2 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 7, 2012 1:37:41 AM i dont know, but good luck with 4.9GHz, the highest i've seen without sub ambient cooling is 4.7GHz edit:sorry bout the double post, forum took a long while for the first one to show m 0 l nna2 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 7, 2012 1:39:33 AM i dont know, good luck hitting 4.9 though, i doubt it will happen TBH m 0 l ColdSync September 7, 2012 1:43:10 AM I'm at 4.5 right now, 1.56V. It's been stable for the last half hour under prime95 with a max temp of 46C. I think it's achievable... If I can manage to get the voltage a little higher m 0 l ColdSync September 7, 2012 1:43:47 AM Using a sub ambient temperature water loop to cool it m 0 l nna2 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 7, 2012 1:46:05 AM i've only managed to get 1.56V and i have a 4+1 vrm, with the same 140W limit if your dead set on 4.9, your best bet is to get an 8+2 board, if your budget allows for it m 0 l ColdSync September 7, 2012 1:55:10 AM Thanks, I'll look into an 8+2 board. m 0 l nna2 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking September 7, 2012 2:11:51 AM http://www.overclock.net/t/946407/amd-motherboard-vrm-i... btw m 0 l ColdSync September 7, 2012 2:16:24 AM Awesome, thanks. I was looking for some kind of list like that but I wasn't having much luck m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !