What does "C6 Mode" setting in ASrock E-350 UEFI do?

Discussion in 'Motherboards' started by VirtualLarry, Oct 6, 2011.

  1. VirtualLarry

    VirtualLarry Lifer

    Aug 25, 2001
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    Does it enable further power-saving modes? Does it affect Sleep mode?

    It seems to default to "disabled". Is anyone else enabling this on their Zacate motherboards?
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  3. IGemini

    IGemini Platinum Member

    Nov 5, 2010
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    C6 is a deep low-power state. IIRC it cuts power to cores not being used when the CPU is not idle, but doing light work.

    I don't imagine there's anything wrong with enabling it, but on a platform like Zacate it might only save a couple watts.