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Old 11-13-08, 01:16 PM   #2
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Default Re: OC Q6600 problem?

Originally Posted by XP_GUN View Post
OK so I have my Q6600 overclocked in the bios to 3.2Ghz, CPUz says 3.2Ghz but windows and 3DMark says 3.6Ghz? The multiplier is at 8x and the volts are I think 1.325 since I am on my laptop right now at college. Since the temps are low and its rock stable just wanted to know why programs are reading my CPU as a 3.6 instead of a 3.2
Some programs are not capable of detecting the change in multiplier. I believe if you check the windows information, it will say 3.6ghz as well.
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