always boost clock

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  1. xslabs.sai

    Question Ryzen 5 5600X CPU always running at boost clock (4.2 GHz) even when idle, temps are running high

    CPU: Ryzen 5 5600X Motherboard: MSI B450 Gaming PLUS Max Cooler: Stock, Wraith Stealth 65W Cooler I upgraded from an R3 1300X to R5 5600X today. I booted it up and looked at MSI Afterburner, which told me CPU temps are 80 C when idle. So I thought I didn't apply the thermal paste properly and...