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Re: [SLE] AMD running too hot
  • From: Mark Hounschell <dmarkh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2001 04:39:52 -0400
  • Message-id: <3B80CCD8.D71BBB86@xxxxxxxxxx>
Laurence Orchard wrote:
>
> At 09:25 16/08/01 -0700 you scribbled:
> >Hello Guy,
> >
> ><snip>
>
> >Remember that increasing the core voltage to you CPU
> >would increase the produced heat. Though, I don't
> >think its the temperature that is causing your
> >problem. Try e-mailing AMD and asking them if
> >increasing the voltage to you cpu wouldn't in any way
> >void your warranty since you would be running you CPU
> >out of spec and that is not recommended.
>
> Increasing the core voltage does not increase the amount of heat produced
> it should reduce it,
> more volts = less amps = less current = less heat

more volts with same impeddance = more amps

1volt into 1 ohm = 1amp
2volt into 1 ohm = 2amp
2volt into 2 ohm = 1amp

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Mark Hounschell
dmarkh@xxxxxxxxxx

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