Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Can anyone explain voltage's to me ?

04 Feb 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
Can anyone explain voltage's to me ?

Hi guys :)
So,can anyone explain me what voltages are ,and why they are important while overclocking ?

My Hyper 212 EVO is going to ship tomorrow,and im planning to overclock my AMD FX 4100 from 4,0 GHz ( current frequency ) to 4,5-4,6 GHz.

Any help would be amazing :)


My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Feb 2014   #2

Windows 7 ultimate x64

This might be of some help.

Read it. How to Overclock Your CPU |
My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Feb 2014   #3

Win8/8.1,Win7-U64, Vista U64, uncounted Linux distor's

I would start the OC at stock voltages. Find just how high you can go and be 100% stable before you start adding voltage.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

06 Feb 2014   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

I just installed my cooler,and it's great!
I OC'ed my CPU from 4,0 to 4,4 GHz,and the temps are really good. At full idle ( BF4 ultra ) my CPU is about 45 - 50,and my GPU is about 55.
Cheers :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Can anyone explain voltage's to me ?

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
how can i tell how much voltage is enough for the CPU ?
i've been making researches on CPU's temperature , and i remember someone said if the CPU is getting too high voltage the temp will raise ... and i do believe that i can control that in the BIOS , so the question is , how much should be enough ? , im using i3-3220 at 3.3ghz , and usually it runs at...
Hardware & Devices
RAM voltage
I am thinking of getting a new computer, and I will go with a gigabyte motherboard. They say "4 x 1.5V DDR3 DIMM sockets" I was wondering exactly what that meant. I checked the memory support list and found that some of the memory modules looked like they were 1.65v. I was wondering if I could use...
Hardware & Devices
AMD 955 voltage
I have a AMD 955. I have it OC to 3.6 18X and the V core voltage set to 1.28. Will running the voltage to low hurt the CPU or just not work right? Right now it is cold here so my room temperature is 72F and my CPU is 30c, MB 26c and Vcore is 1.28 at rest. If I run Prime for and hour CPU get to...
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
CPU Voltage & CPU VDDA Voltage
Hey guys. I am sort of confused as to why my BIOS has "CPU VDDA Voltage" and not "CPU Voltage". My BIOS version is 1102 (latest). Any help?
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
my cpu voltage
should I increase the cpu voltage when i oc
Performance & Maintenance

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 15:22.
Twitter Facebook Google+