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: ratio only overclock

24 May 2015   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
ratio only overclock

so i did rather basic cpu overclock a few hours ago seems fine temp dosnt relly go past 50c so its gone up 10 proformance seems good i dont really plan on going any further really than the 4.3 that its at dont relly have anyting but the stock fans and a few extra fans + the exasut fan

how ever since i am pretty much a noob i was wondering if its normal for the volts to be jumping from 0.160-245-300 700 - 800 eg wili idling in firefox ? the multplier jumps from 41 to 43 , and the core speed is somthing like 116-207-307

the results are in CPU Z

using a i74770k fitted to a Z87

My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 May 2015   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

Are you just Turboing up to 4.3 or do you have it at a constant 4.3 ?

If you have just OC`d the Turbo then yes the volts and the core speed will constantly change as you do things on the pc.

But sitting at idle your core speed and volts should stay relatively calm.

I have no idea what a 4770K clocks down to. (a member with a 4770K will have to confirm)

A 4790K at idle.

Attached Images
ratio only overclock-cpu-z.jpg 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 May 2015   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

that is to say i ticked the option " ratio only" in the bios , i have a few things running in the background but i terms of idle volts go to the following numbers that i listed in the blink of an eye - it dosnt stay on those numbers it flickers again and again again, im not sure what a stable overclock looks like besides not crashing .....
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 ratio only overclock

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
MC7 Aspect ratio
I am trying to understand how aspect ratios are handled in MC7. I have to .wtv files recorded in MC7, the first has an actual res. of 720x576 and the second 528x576. When played back in MC7 they are both displayed full screen on a 16:9 monitor. I then convert both files to divx .avi. ...
Media Center
Cannot keep Aspect Ratio
Hello guys, I have tried to find a solution to my problem through google, but have not found any, just similar cases which were not suitable for my problem. So, I have ultrabook with Windows 7 (Intel HD 4000 / nVidia GT 620m). I installed some old games with low resolution (620x480; 800x600 ...)...
Graphic Cards
Aspect ratio problems
So like most games, I have black strips running down the sides. The main game I play is Maplestory and it's annoying. My aspect ratio 16:9 with screen res of 1366x768. I searched tons of forums for answers, but never could find anything. I run ATI Radeon HD3200 graphics card and I believe W7 64bit....
Graphic Cards
Aspect Ratio
Hey, I've got a NV53 series Gateway laptop brand new and I am trying to fix the aspect ratio options but I can't. Does anyone know where I can find it? I've looked everywhere and brought it to best buy and they couldn't find it either so I need help!!
Graphic Cards
Aspect Ratio
How do I change the aspect ratio to 16:10 and such like, wallpapers look stupid on the current one which I think is 16:9 widescreen
Graphic Cards

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 01:27.
Twitter Facebook Google+