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i7 voltages and overclocking advice

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Matt Sakko, Feb 4, 2010.

  1. Matt Sakko

    Matt Sakko New Member

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    I would just like to know if anyone can help me with ensuring that my CPU is safe. I have an i7 920 and my voltage and clock speed are forever fluctuating. Here is a screenshot of CPU-Z:


    Here is a screenshot of AI Suite:


    I would like to know what good voltages are for running the CPU at its stock frequency. Also, I would like to know if I will be able to get 4.0GHz out of this CPU on my H50-1. Is there a setting in BIOS that disables the fluctuation of the CPU Voltage for power consumption purposes?

  2. brandonwh64

    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

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    its totally fine. its called speed step.
    Crunching for Team TPU

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