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CPU problem

By DirtyBurner
Apr 4, 2007
  1. well, im not that great with computers (xp),
    but what i know is that when ever i playing games on this comp it crashes and restart, the problem is that the +3.3v goes under 3.3 and i got no idea how to push it bak up.
     
  2. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 12,086   +2,105

    How far below 3.3....?

    Voltage drop is caused by excessive draw on the power supply. Youcould have a failing or simply inadequate PSU.
     
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