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Some cores are hotter than the others - reasons?

Greetings all,I have noticed that on my i7-8700k soe cores are noticably and consistently hotter. For example, below, cores 1,3,5 are hottern that 2,4,6 Core [core-id] :Actual Freq (Mult.) C0% Halt(C1)% C3 % C6 % Temp VCore ...

metadist by Level 9
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strange temperature reporting and cpu heating up

Hi all,got myself a rather strange problem with my rig.You can see my full specs listed under my name, so i won't post it all again here.Every now and than and seemingly fully randomly, AIDA64 extreme will start reporting a CPU temperature of -37c. W...

New To Overclocking

Hey everyone, New to the forum and new to OC. I am excited and nervous at the same time. I have read and looked at so many tutorials that people have recommended and I feel like I am learning a lot. Currently following der8auer, boosted media and jay...

Cheesy86 by Level 7
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i7-8700K + Asus Prime z370-A + H100i v2

Hey Everyone, Well I have been doing a bunch of research these past weeks on Overclocking and the pros vs cons. I have seen a bunch of tutorials and read guides to try and understand this art. I have looked at der8auer OC Guide and videos, Jayztwocen...

Previously validated overclock no longer stable

Hi everyoneI currently find myself slowly losing my sanity (lol) trying to figure out what the heck is going on with my system.Around a month or so ago I overclocked my 8700k successfully to 5Ghz with an adaptive voltage of 1.350V (in BIOS) and LLC5....

Zammin by Level 9
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Help with Offset settings are not stable

I'm just curious (since I have no problems using manual all the time), why system behaviour differs when I'm using the same voltage on different settings? For example:My 8700K is completely stable at ~1.27V withing allcore 4.8/no AVX offset/4.7 uncor...

Fan speed control on N580GD

Is it possible to control fan speed on Asus VivoBook Pro N580GD? It is annoying for me to hear fan noise even when laptop doing nothing. Please help.

depler by Level 7
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Q Code d3 Asus Crosshair VI Hero

I have a weird Q code that is showing up as d3. It boots up on 24 but will change to d3 somtime over use. I don't know what it means. I've also had cold boot issues with memory and, I don't really know how to fix it. I ran Mem test with no errors...

Can pass Realbench but fails Aida64

Am running 6900k with Rampage V extreme on EKWB extreme 360 kit, 1000watt EVGA psu, Titan Xp SLI on air at moment. 32 gb 3200 mhz G-SKill 15cas memory,On XMP and 3200mhz i can pass realbench all day how ever it will fail under a few min on aida64 ...