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ASRock A75 Extreme6 (AMD A75) Motherboard Review - Temperature and Power

ASRock get all extreme with their latest offering - the A75 Extreme6. Let's check it out and see what's going on with it.

| Socket FM1 in Motherboards | Posted: Jul 22, 2011 1:42 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%      Manufacturer: ASRock

Core Temperature

 

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At the moment because we do rely on companies own software to tell us the temperature of the core, we're not placing as much focus on it as we would normally. You can see when we overclock, though, and throw more voltage into the mix there's a clear increase in temperatures.

 

 

Power Draw Tests

 

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Looking at Power Draw, the ASRock A75 Extreme6 draws a little more power at both idle and load than the other boards. As we throw more voltage through the board, we do of course see our idle and load power draw increase, but it still sits at a pretty good level.

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