Undervolting AMD X4 Phenom ii 965 SAFE? Tags: CPUs Last response: October 15, 2012 4:32 PM in CPUs Share revaerluos October 15, 2012 12:08:20 PM I want to undervolt my cpu as my temps are way high(even after the side panel of the cabinet case is open) and the readings are as below (taken ~5 mins after pc startup) according to speedfan temp2 -45c gpu -34c temp1 -36c hdo -31c core -48c vcore1 -1.39v vcore2 -1.46v +3.3v -3.31v +5v -5.05v +12v -12.42v -12v -0.06v -5v -1.63v +5v -3.63v vbat -3.10v hd) -93% fan1 -13rpm fan2 -3000rpm fan3 -0rpm fan1 -3169rpm i am new to this 1>>>what factors do i need to consider? 2>>>is it safe? 3>>>does other components matter in undervolting? 4>>>at what value should i stop? my specs CPU- AMD Phenom II X4 965 Processor BE 3.4ghz GPU- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 MOBO- gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2P ram- 4gb Hard disk- 1tb PSU- http://www.game-debate.com/psu/ind [...] ics%20800W More about : undervolting amd phenom 965 safe FinneousPJ a b à CPUs October 15, 2012 12:46:37 PM It is safe. You can undervolt as long as it's stable. m 0 l revaerluos October 15, 2012 1:04:49 PM FinneousPJ said:It is safe. You can undervolt as long as it's stable. thanks....what about my temp? is it too high?, coz i have already open one side of the case i use my room fan and direct it to the open part of the cabinet(i.e. blows to cpu) and even after this my readings after playing gta4 were 60-62c that's too much right? will the life of the cpu decrease if it hits ~62c m 0 l Related resources Undervolting Phenom II X4 965BE - Forum AMD Phenom II B55 X4 Sporadically under-volting and crash 1-2 per month - Forum 4ghz safe phenom ii x4 965+h100? - Forum AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottlenecking R9 270X - Forum help overclocking AMD Phenom ii x4 965 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer williamjuly2003 October 15, 2012 1:18:11 PM Your temps are okay as long as it doesn't go above 62C which seems to be recommended max C http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/phenom-x4-965,2468-... m 0 l das_stig a c 103 à CPUs October 15, 2012 4:32:26 PM 1.4v from the BIOS should be the norm. http://www.anandtech.com/show/2819 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAMD Phenom II x4 965 3.4GHz to 4.0? Forum SolvedGIGABYTE GA-970A-UD3 & AMD Phenom II X4 965 Forum SolvedNeed advice on overclocking AMD phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Forum SolvedNeed help overclocking AMD Phenom II x4 965 BE CPU Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 black edition Running Slow :( Forum SolvedShould I overclock my AMD Phenom II X4 965? Forum SolvedCPU COOLING [Amd Phenom II x4 965 BE] [Low Budget] Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottleneck with HD 6670 Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II X4 965 BE bottleneck with HD 6670 Forum SolvedWould an AMD Phenom II x4 965 bottleneck a GTX 670? Forum Solvedcan i upgrade to an amd phenom ii x4 965 black edition with my mobo? Forum SolvedAMD Phenom II 965 X4 Black Edition /w G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 2400 Forum SolvedIntel Core i3-3220 vs. AMD Phenom II X4 965? Forum Solvedwill the AMD Phenom™ II X4 965 3.4GHz bottle neck my gpu?? Forum SolvedNeed help/advice for cooling overclocked amd phenom II x4 965 BE Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !