Topic Title: FX 8320 overheating all of a sudden (No OC)
Topic Summary: Only on Load - causing shutdown
Created On: 02/21/2014 01:16 PM
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 02/24/2014 08:41 AM
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I'd speculate that something in the mobo VRM circuit has changed causing the CPU to receive higher voltage than indicated. This would acct. for all of the issues that you've experienced. As long as it works fine I'd use it as is because Gigabyte's tech support is terrible IME. If the same situation occurs again with overheating you may be forced to warranty the mobo.


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