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Set precision boost overdrive to auto then temps improved by ~5 to 10 C

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Precision Boost Overdrive?  

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  1. 1. Precision Boost Overdrive?

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Haven' t owned my current cpu for long. Enabled PBO earlier without thinking too much.

 

Tested temps with pbo set to auto today out of curiousity and saw whaaaat?

 

Some quick research suggests that pbo isn't worth switching on, so... maybe I'll keep it auto for a while and see how my game performances go.

 

I'm curious what's others' take on pbo and whether you have it on/off/auto?

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Did you only check temps? Do you know what Precision Boost Overdrive does?

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Motion sickness from FPS games? Have you tried a higher refresh monitor and turning motion blur off?

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7 minutes ago, Fasauceome said:

Did you only check temps? Do you know what Precision Boost Overdrive does?

have read gamesnexus' piece on pbo etc.

Please give kudos if you find someone's reply helpful 😃

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1 minute ago, LjjlijJ said:

have read gamesnexus' piece on pbo etc.

Ok well if you're not interested in the performance benefits and prefer the lower temps, or it wasn't delivering enough performance increase for you, then it makes sense to turn it off. But chanhing temperatures isn't really the main function of PBO, just a side effect.

I WILL find your ITX build thread, and I WILL recommend the SIlverstone Sugo SG13B

 

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i7 8086k (won) - EVGA Z370 Classified K - G.Skill Trident Z RGB - WD SN750 - Jedi Order Titan Xp - Hyper 212 Black (with RGB Riing flair) - EVGA G2 650W - dual booting Windows 10 and Linux - Black and green theme, Razer brainwashed me.

Draws 400 watts under max load, for reference.

 

Linux Proliant ML150 G6:

Dual Xeon X5560 - 24GB ECC DDR3 - GTX 750 TI - old Seagate 1.5TB HDD - dark mode Ubuntu (and Win7, cuz why not)

 

How many watts do I need? Seasonic Focus threadUserbenchmark (Et al.) is trash explained, PSU misconceptions, protections explainedgroup reg is bad

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7 minutes ago, 191x7 said:

Motion sickness from FPS games? Have you tried a higher refresh monitor and turning motion blur off?

pretty much gave up on fps a while ago. been into soulsborne, mh series and some trpg based games

Please give kudos if you find someone's reply helpful 😃

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<">{   <">{   <">{

Get motion sickness playing FPS =(

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"You so ugly you scaring away the fish!"

>>>><<<<

>>> "BOOB JOB" <<<

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WD Elements 3.5" HDD 1.5T (storage; pulled from an old external drive)
Seasonic SS-660XPII 660W 80Plus Platinum Ver II
DeepCool Gammaxx GT (CPU)
Silverstone AB120R (intake)
2 x Silverstone AP81 (intake)
Silversrone FN121-P (exhaust)

AG AGON AG323QCXE (What a hidden gem)

NiZ Plum Electro-capacitive Keyboard
Logitech G703 Hero Lightspeed

Koss Sporta 
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1 minute ago, Fasauceome said:

 But chanhing temperatures isn't really the main function of PBO, just a side effect.

of course. i'l leave it auto for a while and see if there's noticeable performance degradation

Please give kudos if you find someone's reply helpful 😃

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Now that you've seen it, can you unsee it?

<">{   <">{   <">{

Get motion sickness playing FPS =(

" ({) "   " ({) "   " ({) "

"You so ugly you scaring away the fish!"

>>>><<<<

>>> "BOOB JOB" <<<

Ryzen 3600
MSI B450m Mortar Max
2 x Corsair low clearance DDR4 8G 3200MHz C16

GeForce GTX 780 Ti (temporarily downgraded)
Silverstone FT03
Samsung EVO 2.5" SSD 500G (boot) + WD SN550 1TB (game lib)

WD Elements 3.5" HDD 1.5T (storage; pulled from an old external drive)
Seasonic SS-660XPII 660W 80Plus Platinum Ver II
DeepCool Gammaxx GT (CPU)
Silverstone AB120R (intake)
2 x Silverstone AP81 (intake)
Silversrone FN121-P (exhaust)

AG AGON AG323QCXE (What a hidden gem)

NiZ Plum Electro-capacitive Keyboard
Logitech G703 Hero Lightspeed

Koss Sporta 
Windows 10 Pro

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Linksys WRT1900ACS (rocking OpenWrt)

WD Elements 5T external HDD (network backup drive)

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