Forum discussion tagged with Downclocking.
  1. Hxlyzz

    Question Gpu throttling (i think)nvidia mx230

    Hello everyone, im new here,i need to ask something, i have an intel core i7 10510U with 16gb ram and nvidia mx230( as stated above) . Everytime i play heavy games the gpu will downclock and when i check with gpu z the performance cap says thermal. Ive already done undervolt with throttlestop on...
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    Question Adjusting i5-10600K clock

    I recently upgraded my old, bottlenecked PC to another bottlenecked PC but it is much better, and I'm saving for some decent GPU. I got an i5-10600k a Z490-A PRO motherboard and an AiO cooler from MSI (MAG CoreLiquid 240R) for future overclocking. The problem is although the CPU is not doing...
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    [SOLVED] down clock laptop cpu

    hi i am using fx505 asus with i5 9300 i like to know if there is a way to lower/limit cpu performance or decrease core Volt or any other way in a ultra power saving mode? when i watch movies , laptop is warm and i dont like it also , like to save the battery when i'm on battery mode any tip...
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    [SOLVED] CPU throttling when gaming, temperature is fine

    So, for the past month I've been having this problem where the CPU will downclock during gaming. The intervals vary between every 10 to 45 minutes. On average it happens every 25 minutes or so. The CPU will be running at 3.8GHz as usual then downclock to 2.6GHz for a couple of seconds, then come...
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    Question RX 5700 downclocking and underperforming while fps are low

    Hello, I bought an RX 5700 to fit my Ryzen 5 3600 in hopes I could finally play my main game Path of Exile without fps drops unter 60. Sadly there seem to be some driver or optimization issues with the Game. Even tho I play without a framecap the RX 5700 wont give 100% of its power and does't...
  6. jessedays

    [SOLVED] Will downclocking my gpu be safe for my pc/psu?

    I had a swap for 1070 to a 2070 super, but I only have a 330w psu and I can't upgrade atm, so will my pc be fine if I limit the power of the card on msi afterburner? If so, how much should I limit it by?
  7. Utkarsh Sahu

    [SOLVED] Downclocking Intel i7 4770k

    Hi Toms hardware... As my title says i need help in downclocking my CPU and i haven't done overclocking before , my real problem is that i am seeing rise of temp in my CPU which is making me worried. Its idle temp is 48 to 50 degree Celsius usually its around 40 for me , also i have no idea...
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    can i upgrade 8gb ram on 6 gb supported laptop?

    hi I have HP pavilion g6-1210se laptop i3 ,4gb ram and 500gb hdd, in my laptop manual it showing up-gradable to 6gb maximum, I want increase ram so i am planing to buy 4gb, can I add another 4gb? If I add 8gb (4+4) it will work? please help me .
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    core2duo E6600 running below the stock speed

    i have a C2D E6600 its stock speed is 2.4Ghz but its runing on 1.8ghz so i just enabled overclocking and kept the stock multiplier and frequency same [9x266] but when i do that my sound gets disturbed makes flickering noisy. dont know what to do , its messing with my fps in game
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    Is my i7-3770k compatible with a 1151 socket?

    I currently have a GIGABYTE GA-z77-DS3H and I wanted to upgrade a few things in my build, and one of those being the motherboard. I wanted to know if my I7-3770k would be compatible with the ASUS Z170-A ATX mobo? Socket type and other things to look for...
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    2nd RAM Slot causing monitor to not turn on

    I bought a second stick of RAM that arrived today, which I tried to install. When I put it in the 2nd RAM slot, the PC will turn on and the fans will run, but the CPU fan stops after around 10 seconds, then starts back up again a few seconds later, repeating that cycle. The monitor also will not...
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    website issue in chrome

    I have a windows 7 home premium SP 1, 64 bit, before like 4 mos ago I can still open with no issues this specific website but now it seems that it only displays the header section and just stop there. Any solution for this..thanks in advance
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    Upgrading my GPU

    My build so far - PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($149.95 @ SuperBiiz) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler ($24.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P ATX AM3+ Motherboard...
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    r7 250 2 way crossfire or single r7 260

    I want to know what is best, the r7 250 in a two way crossfire configuration or a single r7 260. I'm saying this because two r7 250's have the same cores as a single r7 260 but is it worth getting two r7 250's
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    Frustration With Recovery Software

    Hi, I have an 8GB flash drive that I can no longer access data from. It's the old story - Windows Explorer tells me the disk is not formatted, and when I try and run chkdsk, it tells me the file system is RAW. I know that the solution is to use recovery software, but for the life of me I...