voltage

Forum discussion tagged with voltage.
  1. Saithies2

    Discussion HP TG01 Power Supply Upgrade WIP

    So I got the HP TG01-2003W gaming computer pretty cheap. It games nicely but basically locks you out of any meaningful upgrades besides ram and storage space. Since other HPs have proprietary connectors that are overcome by an adapter cable like this one...
  2. Question Trying to achieve 5.0GHz on my Gigabyte Z390 AORUS + i9-9900KF. Voltage is reading higher than what I set in BIOS.

    Hi all, here's my specs: Multiplier is set to 50 and VCore is set to 1.335. Here's my BIOS settings: I disabled Speed Step and EIST I disabled C-States I set Ring Ratio to 47 I disabled Ring to Core Offset (Down Bin) AC/DC Load Line is set to Auto AVX Offset is set to 1 Here's my...
  3. Question Is it normal for the second 8-pin connector to have less power than the first?

    I just saw this in GPU-Z and was wondering if it's a normal thing or is the cable faulty? I'm using 2 cables for the two 8-pins in my gpu, not 1 cable split into 2. GPU: Asus ROG STRIX RTX 3070 PSU: 750W 80+ Gold Corsair RM
  4. AxelG

    Question Overclocking i5 6600k

    Hello, i was just wondering how high you really can push the vcore when overclokcing, The chip max is 1,52 according to intell and i wondered if 1,45v is too high for 4,8Ghz on 4 cores? When it gets a bluescreen, is that from overvoltage or undervoltage? And when it freezes is that because the...
  5. C

    Question CPU voltage keeps changing on its own

    Hi everyone, Recently I've been dealing with a very weird situation: the CPU voltage randomly surges to ~1.47V in Windows10 only whenever I do a sudden intense action (quick zoom in Google map, or video editing etc.). Then the voltage stays ~1.47V no matter the frequency. I have to reset the...
  6. Mr4Derop

    Question Ryzen 7 1700x Having Kernel_Power 41 issues

    So recently (since february 14th), i've been receiving some temperature problems.(I've had kernel_power 41 crashes in total of 32.) My ryzen 7 1700x has been crashing at ~75C, which i think is really not good. All of that crashing was on 3.78ghz on 1.35V. I have raised the voltage to 1.4 and it...
  7. K

    Question Undervolt for my CPU some how increases voltage

    I have a AMD 3600(no overclock) (artic 34 duo esports cooler) Basically, a few days a go i made a post because i was concerned about my CPU voltage. It was genreally 1.39-1.4 when playing games. Although temp was a problem maximum being 60c, averaging 55c. One of the suggestions was to undervolt...
  8. A

    [SOLVED] DRAM Voltages different in HWInfo than which set in BIOS

    I Use Crucial Ballistix 2666MHz CL 16 DRAM ( 8GB x 2 ), at OC to 3000MHz CL 15. I have set DRAM Voltage to 1.35v in BIOS ( Gigabyte B550m DS3H ). But HWInfo shows DRAM Voltage as 1.38v. Which voltage is actually in use by my RAM and what is the safe voltages for my DRAM Modules?
  9. K

    Question Is around 1.39-1.4V acceptable when gaming ?

    System Configuration: Operating System: Windows 10 CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600(no overclock) GPU: RTX 3070 GAMING OC Motherboard: MSI B550 GAME-A-PRO RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x8GB DDR4-3000 PSU: Corsair RM750 Gold Monitor: HP X27qc, 27 Inch QHD Curved Monitor, with included DisplayPort cable...
  10. Vax

    [SOLVED] Am I shortening my CPU's lifespan?

    CPU: i7 9700K Overclocked to 5.0GHz Average Temp(Cel): 35 idle / 65 stress test / 70 max ever seen Cooling system: AiO Corsair Elite Capellix water cooler. Top-mounted radiator. Voltage: 1.400 static Turned off throttling based on work load, so my CPU's non-stop always sitting at 5 GHz, instead...
  11. E

    Question CPU Over Voltage Error

    I've had this PC for about 3 years. When I boot up my PC I can randomly have a chance of running into a "CPU Over Voltage Error". The BIOS and CPU-Z show voltage around 1.35 which is normal. So it seems like maybe a false positive is happening somewhere on startup? Should I reflash bios? Flash...
  12. Tornik

    Question PSU turning off after seconds, issue source?

    Hi, I did a search on this but the few threads that sounded generally relevant were not specifically about this issue, so I thought I'd open this one. Issue: My PSU turns off after a couple of seconds of running after I turn it on. The fan starts spinning, and then the whole component shuts...
  13. R

    Question RX 470 thermal pad thickness ?

    What is the thickness for thermal pads on rog strix rx 470 ? i dont have any on my card and i think thats why my oc is crashing and idk why when i put higher core voltage on my oc my core clock starts fluctuating and my temps are good low 70c
  14. AntonLow

    Question Sudden Restarts due possibly PSU

    https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/why-does-my-pc-restart-randomly.3526908/ My pc tends to restart in a strange way when I launch certain games, and as I scrolled down on this post I became more rellieved cause the same problem is identical to mine, as I read I went through some tests and...
  15. AKUlby47

    [SOLVED] 12600k CPU not getting enough voltage ?

    I am building a new computer for just basic office work using an Intel 12600k and an Asus prime z690 wifi D4 and I noticed the CPU was capped at 400 MHz no matter what. It turns on boots into windows and everything no problem just slow CPU performance. There has also been no crashes. I have...
  16. S

    [SOLVED] Can I use 64 GB RAM kit (32x2) on Z170-P motherboard?

    Hello there! I have purchased 64 GB (32x2) RAM kit by Kingston, part number KF436C18BBAK2/64, specification: KF436C18BBAK2_64 (kingston.com) for my MB, Asus Z170-P ATX LGA1151 Motherboard, manual: E12045_Z170-P_UM_V3_WEB.pdf (asus.com). At the first glance I thought everything will be good...
  17. PetarStev

    Question Can I add 1.35v RAM to work with 1.5v RAM on Lenovo G580

    I've got a ramaxel rmt3170eb68e9w-1600 module that works at 1.5v. There's another empty slot to add RAM and I want to add another 4GB. I found RAM for sale that's 1.35v with all other same specs. Can they work together? I went to a computer store and the worker told me that it won't work but...
  18. S

    [SOLVED] USB ports have power when monitor HDMI plugged in

    So recently my GPU died and I have been doing diagnosis on my computer to find if something was wrong. Last night I discovered that if I plug in my Rival 650 Wireless Mouse into a usb port with the PC and PSU turned off, the lights on the mouse start blinking meaning the USB port actually has...
  19. LBCarvalho

    Question Can I connect PSU to the other 4 pins from a 12 pin EATX 12 V MoBo connector?

    Hi, every1, I have an ASUS motherboard model TUF Gaming X570 Plus. The 3.3 V voltage has been fluctuating a bit and this has made me waste a lot of time trying to find out why I couldn't make my SSD NVMe work properly. After finding out what the problem was, I could finally go ahead with my...
  20. N

    [SOLVED] B550i Aorus setting SoC Voltage too high with XMP

    Cpu: 5800X RAM: G.Skill Trident Z Neo 2x16gb 3600 CL16 MOBO: Aorus B550i When I try enable XMP, the auto SoC voltage reaches 1.194-1.2V. I have heard that this is way higher than necessary and that I should manually adjust the voltage myself in BIOS. I don't intend to overclock further than the...
  21. A

    [SOLVED] Fan, Pump and Motherboard Question Combo!

    Hi guys, I am about to be installing my first ever AIO, so naturally, I have a lot of questions. I have looked up a lot and found answers so I know how I am going to mount it etc. The AIO will be the Silent Loop 2 240mm by be quiet!. I currently have this (...
  22. [SOLVED] Corsair TX550M Gold - how dangerous is this

    Hey there, bought TX550M Gold last year. Worked like a champ until the last 3-4 weeks i noticed the 12V had degraded down so bad. Today, GPU made a reset and incidentally I had hwmonitor open and saw that the 12V went down as low as 11.3. I roughly moved the big cable at the PSU end and it went...
  23. S

    [SOLVED] i accidentally oc my cpu help !!!

    hello , first ik nothing about oc and i never tried it or did it .... i had a probleme about voltage my cpu core voltage while doing nothing minimum is 1.300V to 1.350 V , i asked some people and they said that you need to update your bios maybe it's gonna help , so i did update it for the...
  24. H

    [SOLVED] CPU limitations based on motherboard purchase?

    Hello, I'm trying to build a small NAS server. I'm planning on using a mini-itx motherboard. On a review for one particular board I was interested in, someone wrote the following: "CPU might not get max performance because max power settings on the board are constricting, 150w short, 100w...
  25. M

    [SOLVED] Insane voltage(2.6v) and temperature(75 C° idle) numbers in BIOS and Ryzen Master?

    Hi all, So I built this pc more than a year ago and I noticed some weird numbers in BIOS but I was pretty sure it's a sensor issue. AMD Ryzen 5 3600 with stock cooler ASROCK Prime b450m-a GIGABYTE Radeon RX 5700 XT 4x8gb Hyperx Fury ram 3200mhz Thermaltake 600w I've been gaming/working (3d...
  26. M

    Question CPU Voltage - AMD Ryzen 3600

    Hi, I overclocked my CPU (AMD Ryzen 5 3600), as it was overheating a lot (up to 86-90 degrees), I put my voltage on 1,1, and it has been good for the last 2-3 months. For some reason, I have random BSOD, or screen stuttering out of no where. I just realized my voltage goes to minimum 200. I...
  27. P

    [SOLVED] how speedy and how much RAM for a new build

    I've decided on the CPU and motherboard but am fatigued after researching what RAM to choose. For a new build, I'm going with the AMD Ryzen 7 5700G CPU and the MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk. I'll be using the CPU's built-in graphics instead of buying a discrete graphics card. I do not intend to...
  28. D

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 53600 --- PC and voltages acting weird after using Ryzen Master default settings and high voltage on idle ?

    When I got my Cpu I overclocked to 3,8ghz base speed and didn’t have pbo turned on idk why then I overclocked my r5 3600 to 4ghz manually in ryzen master but heard some guy say it’s better to oc on default cpu settings in bios and to reset oc before changing anything in bios. Put default...
  29. N

    Question 1080ti crashing during benchmarks after installing new cooler

    So i originally had a dell 1080ti, yet it had incredibly bad thermals. I installed an ID-COOLING Iceflow VGA cooler, and temps are incredibly low even on load (around 37c). However, when I run a benchmark, it crashes about a minute in. I'm starting to think that this is because of the voltage...
  30. [SOLVED] PSU - Voltages

    Hey guys, i'd like to ask if these voltages are ok for my pc. Also I heard some static noise from the PSU, it only does it when the PC starts, but after it stops I recently got my 5600x because I wanted to get an upgrade from my I3 7100, so if anything happens to the PSU i'd be pissed if it took...
  31. Hardly_Qualified723

    [SOLVED] Can pointing another PC fan at PSU fan create voltage issues?

    I was wondering if pointing a PC case fan directly at my PSU fan (even on ECO mode) could possibly make it spin up or spin too fast causing a voltage spike that may damage my PC components. I was going to put a Noctua A12x15 120mm FLX fan with the bottom of it approx 2" (its 15mm thick) below...
  32. O

    [SOLVED] BSOD after enabling XMP and increasing MHz without XMP.

    I have a GIGABYTE B450M S2H motherboard, Ryzen 5 3600 CPU and a couple GSKILL 8GB Ripjaws V 3000MHz RAMs. When I enable XMP profile the RAMs working with 3000MHz and 1.35V but the Windows showing BSODs constantly. I tried to set my RAM frequency to 3000MHz by manually and disabled XMP, in this...
  33. [SOLVED] Question about core voltage of i7-10700KF and RAM XMP profile ?

    Hello to all of you, I just installed the i7-10700KF (MB is B560 Prime Plus). I did not play with anything in the BIOS and I see this number: I think the CPU cover core voltage is too much, should I set an offset to like -0,05 or -0,1 V (for better lifespan and temperatures)? I think the...
  34. C

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to run my GTX 1070 at a constant 1093 mV voltage? (reason in main text).

    So, basically my Sager laptop's GTX 1070 "died" late last summer. Except it kinda didn't. After nearly a year of trying to get it working again, I stumbled upon a solution of sorts. My card would crash as soon as I ran any game and would BSOD and reboot Windows. But using Afterburner to lock the...
  35. blablaalb

    [SOLVED] Old apartment wiring - constant voltage fluctuation. How to protect PC?

    I live in an old apartment built during the Soviet Era. The wiring has not changed since then and the voltage in the apartment is constantly fluctuating. I'm not an electrician and I don't have a multimeter to measure the intensity of fluctuations but the light bulbs are noticeably dimming. I'm...
  36. ToniMalrs

    Question MSI Afterburner shows insane voltage spikes, is this normal?

    My specs: Ryzen 7 2700x RTX 2070 Super OC 16GB Crucial Ballistix Sport 250GB SSD 1TB SSHD ROG Strix B450-F Gaming 550W Evga I don't know much about CPU's or how to configure them, but whenever the CPU is under load the voltage will spike from the lowest it can be to the highest it can be. This...
  37. The Godhand

    Question PCH high voltages ?

    Hello everyone, I have a certain problem on one of my servers. IRMC shows that the PCH voltages are too high bit I can't find any onfo on the Internet. Only people who are overclocking their CPUs. Is it a hardware issue? Im having 24 gigs RAM everything else is as it comes Fujitsu Primergy RX100...
  38. Milicek

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 OC - idle, load voltage, LLC

    Hi. I probably have a release batch sample so don't freak out because my OC is not good - new samples seem a lot better binned. I used 4.1 Ghz all core on 1.325V for a year, but now I started digging into it a bit more.... I wanted to ask, because i haven't found a clear answer for that. Is it...
  39. OrdJk

    Question Can the UMC22 power the DT 770 pro 80 ohm edition ?

    Since I already own the UMC22 I would like to save a bit of money by knowing if the DT 770 pro headphones can run off that AMP as well ? If anyone knows or has some kind of experience in this field please do reply to this thread , it would be much appreciated. I will try to reply to as many...
  40. farnostalgiaa

    Question Issues with UPS and question regarding AVR

    Hey, so about a month ago i had a UPS plugged into an extension cord (which i now found out was a wrong move) and i had a console plugged into that UPS. One day, i hear a little bang and i go to check and i see that the console was dead and the extension cord was also dead, but for some reason...