Voltage mess up Tags: CPUs Overclocking Last response: February 4, 2013 1:20 AM in Overclocking Share ubermachine February 3, 2013 11:54:55 PM When overclocking my cpu to 4.7ghz I have to set my core voltage to 1.49 in bios but above it it reads voltage 1.44 this is same for cpuz.Whats the deal?? cpu i7 3960x mobo: asrock extreme 11 More about : voltage mess chromic a b à CPUs February 4, 2013 12:00:26 AM well if it works then whats the problem DarkSable a c 89 à CPUs a b K Overclocking February 4, 2013 12:20:05 AM Yeah, if it's running at the expected clocks with lower than expected voltage, that's a GOOD thing. Related resources E4300 @3Ghz, do I need to mess with the voltage and memory? - Forum Graphics Mess Up (gtx 460 SE) - Forum Did I mess up . Bought this.... - Forum Psu for 6870 cf: did I mess up ?? - Forum First ever build. Could someone look at this before I mess up ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ubermachine February 4, 2013 12:21:46 AM not the answer i was looking for.Can this be corrected? chromic a b à CPUs February 4, 2013 12:23:31 AM a very high vdrop? Pepto February 4, 2013 1:20:59 AM My motherboard has a dynamic voltage for the CPU. Its makes the CPU use less voltage on idle, play a game and the voltage will probably go up. Maybe your motherboard does this too? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I hope I didn't mess it up .... Forum Did I mess up ? Forum Did I mess up paying 245 dollars for this? Forum did i mess up ¿=? Forum PSU was burnt and seemingly affected MB elements as after using new PSU got mess Forum System is locking up on me - MASSIVE voltage fluctuations (33%!?!?) Forum Currently building a computer, did I mess up on standoff screws? Forum A real big mess .. Forum Computer Mess Up .. Forum Did I mess up ? Forum Asus overclocking software messed up my computer. NEED HELP FIXING! Forum CPU fan clicking? Forum 2500K at 4.5GHz Voltage Questions (Help!) Forum CPU voltage problem! Forum [Solved] MSI Z77A-G45 won't let me change CPU voltage Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !