Originally Posted by SlieTheSecond
Disable all the extra cpu options like c1e, eist, etc. More than likely you are using a power save function that reduces the clock speed of the cpu when it is not in use. Then raises the clock speed back up when it is in use.
Bios is now at 1.1, all the stuff you mentioned is disabled by default.
The discrepency between the two still exist.... eh.. oh well. Mabey the guys at the MSI forums will know. And supposedly bios 1.2 is just around the corner as anantech's review of the P6N was done with the beta 1.2 drivers.