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Windows 7: 12V Rail

20 Sep 2010   #1
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
12V Rail

New rig has 11.87V on 12V rail. Should I be concerned?


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20 Sep 2010   #2
Everlong

 

Nope. Will be fine. Anything between -0.50 volts and +0.50 volts is fine.
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20 Sep 2010   #3
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
12V Rail

Great! Sometimes I think I look for things to worry about.

Just read your Avatar. Those who xor are neither nor.
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20 Sep 2010   #4
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

It also depends on what method you use to read the voltage. Sensors sometimes lie. The only way to really tell is to use a volt meter, and I would avoid that if you don't have experience with using one. Quite easy to damage components if you aren't careful.
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20 Sep 2010   #5
HammerHead

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1
 
 
Fluke

My mon and dad gave me a voltmeter for my first bithday.

That reading came from Everest.
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28 Jul 2014   #6
Agiel

Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 
 

11.4v up to 12.6v are the standard ... dont worry, ohh a litte question, those meassures are under load or at iddle ??
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28 Jul 2014   #7
essenbe

Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 10 Pro Insider
 
 

ATX Standards is +/- 5%. So, don't worry.
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