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Freeze/BSOD when gaming (or heavy use?)

  1. #11

    Quote Originally Posted by Zwim View Post
    I can't turn off the downclocking. If I do and change the timers, turbo turns itself back on. I already tested with the manual options for the speeds and voltage, but none of the tests caught the cache issue at the time. Also the CPU is a bit of a dud since I have to use 1.25V for 43 and about 1.27V or more for 44 to get it stable. If I do change some of the options back, which ones would be most essential?
    I would say, power saving options considering possibility of overheating at just the wrong moment.

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  2. #12

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    Win8.1Pro - Finally!!!

    Thanks Zwim! I gave up overclocking back in the XP days. Just too much trouble for the limited return that I got and I couldn't afford new hardware after I finished toasting my processors!
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