vrm

Forum discussion tagged with vrm.
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    Question When VRM temperature is 62C CPU drops?

    i was having cpu drops then i checked temperatures cpu is 50 degree so no problem.I checked VRM temperature via HWmonitor i watched them a little bit when temperature goes 62 degree cpu clock drop VRM temperature goes 58 degree then it keeps going like that.I think i know VRM temperature could...
  2. Question VRM Temp spike to 124c

    Hey guys! I have an overclocked i7 9700k at 5ghz. I was running an AIDA64 stability test and my VRM temp spiked way up to 124c, along with some power and current spikes. I realize that this is probably my high LLC setting (level 6), but it seems like that is a pretty high spike. Is this normal...
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    [SOLVED] Difference between Asus ROG Strix B360-F and B360-H

    Hi, i'm planning to build a new pc with a i3-9100F and where i live the only mobo of the two on the title is the B360-H which i barely find any reviews on, but i see a lot about the B360-F, can someone explain the difference between those for me? Also, looking at it i can see only 7 chokes...
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    Question Need HELP to Better Understand the VRM and Overclocking my MB

    TLDR - I was planning on buying the Asus PRIME Z390-A motherboard. But now, with additional information that I discovered, I’m confused about what type of board to purchase. This morning I learned about the voltage regulator module (VRM) component and its importance when overclocking your CPU...
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    Question Trying to make new PC

    So my 2008 year PC is dead. (What a surprise), time to get something new. Ive got bugdet - 775$ max. Mainly for playing games like pubg, probably witcher, dark souls, i dont think i need maximum ultra setting max perfomance so...(high settings with comfortable FPS will be enough) Also really...
  6. Wolkenmeer

    Question Motherboard freezes after entering Windows or sometimes when booting into BIOS

    Motherboard in question: AsRock 990FX Killer Fatal1ty AM3+ Socket So, been a really frustrating a past couple of days. My motherboard seems to be acting up after about 3 years of use. Just as the title suggest, after entering Windows, it would freeze after about a minute or two. Sometimes it...
  7. Proprietary Software

    [SOLVED] How to monitor gpu vrm temperatures

    I have a zotac gtx 1070 and a msi b360apro motherboard https://www.amazon.com/MSI-B360APRO-LGA-1151-PRO-Motherboard/dp/B07CF31BW1/ref=sr_1_10?crid=1UJ4JR9Z3ZX3P&keywords=msi+motherboard+lga1151&qid=1557304419&s=gateway&sprefix=msi+motherboard+lga1151%2Caps%2C136&sr=8-10 Is it possible for me to...
  8. Andyus86

    Question Vega 56 nano PCB thermal pad

    Hello, tomorrow i will get a sapphire Vega 56 pulse and i'm figuring how to optimize overvall temperature, expecially VRM one. A guy suggested me to buy thermal pads, so i bought some with 3mm thinkness. I want to be sure to know the best spot where to apply then, he said in the rear card...
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    Info (SOLVED) Overheating Oil on VRAM - XFX RX 480 GTR Overheating Issue

    Hey guys, any time I find a bizarre solution, I'm going to start posting here to help others out. Alright so today I got in two used XFX RX 480 8GB GTR's, which are supposed to be fairly high quality as far as the 400 series goes. So I go to put these cards into gaming rigs and both of them...
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    Question Coil Whine at VRMs Area

    So, yesterday morning I installed a brand new i9-9900K on my Z370 ROG MAXIMUS X HERO and since yesterday late evening I noticed a slight coil whine noise coming out from my motherboard's VRMs. It's not from any fan clicking or anything, it's not from the GPU, since I'm on idle, it's not from...
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    Question Fatal1ty B450 Gaming-ITX/ac VRM temperature

    Greetings. So I got the Fatal1ty B450 Gaming-ITX/ac motherboard and paired it with an Athlon 200GE. Yeah, silly but it was the only ITX motherboard that met my friends requirements for a low powered ITX system. Anyhow, the problem that I have now is that when I run Aida64 (Win10 x64 is the...
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    Question How can I slightly underclock my CPU

    Hello, I have an FX-8350 and im sick of this : View: https://imgur.com/gallery/VgbVEkJ Many say its because VRM is overheating, but HWmonitor shows 60 degress maximum while others say 100+ is bad CPU is at 60 degs MAX (Cooler : NZXT Kraken m22) my motherboard is a Gigabyte 990x Gaming SLI ...
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    Question Is the asrock 970m pro3 motherboard VRMs cooling issue as bad as they say?

    Hi, I’m planning a MATX build, iv gone for a fx 8350 which has a tdp of 125w, the only micro atx motherboard I could find was the asrock 970m pro3, which has a tdp of 140w which seems sufficient for the 8350, the only thing concerning me is hearing about the “VRMs” on the board getting hot and...
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    Question Very low end z370 MOBO, should i upgrade to Z390 Aorus elite mobo?

    My current build is an 8700K , GTX 1080TI, 3200 gskill RAMM 16gb, with 750 psu, and 280 evga clc. I have a GIGABYTE Z370 XP sli MOBO and I'm trying to overclock my CPU to 5GHZ. I did some research and found out i only have a 8 phase VRM. The mother board i have ios kinda bare bones and doesn't...
  15. nikosmah

    Question VRM heatsink height

    On the Gigabyte Z390 AORUS Ultra in particular. I'm looking to buy the Fractal Design Meshify C and for a top radiator mount the supported maximum height for top mo/bo components is 4 cm. It says so on their page for that case. I couldn't find any sheet with the mo/bo overall dimensions so I...
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    Water Cooler question

    I currently have a Corsair H110 Dual 140mm Liquid Cooler installed in my computer. I'm replacing my mother board and CPU to a ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-E and i7-8700K. My question would be, can I use the liquid cooler I currently have? or do I have to replace it as well? If I have to replace it, which...
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    I want to play music in my adapter through PC

    I use to hear music from the USB adapter through the TV set but could not do so with my desktop comp. The computer does not recognised it.
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    Computer Connected to Internet, but not Sending and Receiving Packets

    Computer connects to the internet just fine and am able to load pages, but when starting download or just sitting at idle no packets send or receive. For example I can load this forum and am actually writing on the same computer, but the packets seem to only come maybe every 5 seconds so I have...
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    Pc going into a weird state

    I was playing Escape From Tarkov today, when main monitor shut down and the second ran smoothly as always. This happened a couple of times and now the pc won't even turn on completely. It goes into a state where the LED and fans are turned on, but I can shut it down by simply tapping the power...
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    No beep even without a RAM

    OK, I have this old Acer Aspire M5100. Last time, before putting it in the closet, I used it half a year or so ago it was OK. Today I took it out, but there's nothing on the screen and there's no beep sound. Actually, to be hones I don't even remember whether it was beeping by then, although I...