09-13-2019 12:30 PM
I've been working w/ a Lenovo rep. I don't know whether it's what we have done or if there's been a BIOS update which I forgot doing, but my machine is now pushing 45watts throughout the test, which keeps speeds up and, obviously, result in higher numbers. Happily it seems that the fan is easily able to keep core temps down--the fan does not stay on max even though TDP for the package stays at 45W.
I did this:
I have yet to test at length but so far it looks like problem is mostly or entirely solved.