Originally Posted by Norton
If I go by the voltage this board sets in auto (3.4@ 1.47v) vs my current voltage (3.9@ 1.43v) then the calculator says it's at 136w. This chip is running the same temps at both settings
* I'm going to have to throw one of those Kill a Watt meters in the cart next time I pick something up @NewEgg
EOV is estimating 121w for the i7...not bad really. It says the Lynnfield i7 is drawing about the same wattage...Intel really struck a gold mine with SB.
Originally Posted by ThE_MaD_ShOt
It's cool enough outside now I have had my a/c off for a couple days and temps seem good. Fall is here.
It's amazing. We can't actually even turn off the AC here, but I do have the window open and it's considerably cooler. I can't wait for winter