is there a way to tell what stepping and revision from my chip? Tags: CPUs Core Chip Intel Last response: November 25, 2007 1:00 AM in CPUs Share chojustalittlebit November 23, 2007 3:43:54 PM hello I just got an intel duo core E2140 from microcenter for 65 bucks after tax i heard that the mo revision runs cooler. Is there a way to check whether that chip is this mo revision without sticking it into the mobo? thanks. More about : stepping revision chip Grimmy November 23, 2007 3:45:39 PM CPU-Z Edit: . o O (without out it on the MB?) It would be the serial number, but I don't know where the list to help figure that out. chojustalittlebit November 23, 2007 3:53:22 PM ehe, too much turkey on your belly makes you sleepy thanks for the quick reply though Related resources What exactly is stepping ? - Forum What is stepping ? - Forum E8400 now or wait for revision ? - Forum Q6600 Revision 66 ??? - Forum TECH: DE Sound ROM Revision - How to tell - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Grimmy November 23, 2007 3:57:36 PM Maybe this will help: E2160 and E2140 New L-2 to M-0 Stepping, BIOS update required Ya... dat turkey was good. Edit: Forgot to mention, just look at the product code and compare. cdrwok November 23, 2007 8:24:11 PM i just compared the new cpu to the one i purchased previously, everything about the same, only the package date differ by one day, so hope it is the mo revision that was supposed to run cooler nX07 November 24, 2007 6:15:32 PM Can I find out a Stepping/Revision by the labels on the boxes or the etched information on the CPU itself? I just bought a Q6600 but I don't want to open it if it is not a G0. Unolocogringo a b à CPUs November 24, 2007 7:25:00 PM The simpliest way is to go to Intel's website. Google Intel S spec. Usually first link. Enter the S spec of your processor SLACR or SL9UM etc. easyg November 24, 2007 7:47:48 PM Unolocogringo said:The simpliest way is to go to Intel's website. Google Intel S spec. Usually first link. Enter the S spec of your processor SLACR or SL9UM etc. Great advice. The s spec tool also allows searches based on the Intel product code printed on barcoded label on the retail box. In other words, no need to open up the box to find the stepping and rev. cisco November 25, 2007 1:00:32 AM CPU-Z Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat is this CHIP ? Can you answer ? ForumB0 revision Conroes are overclocking monsters! ForumWhat do you think is too hot? (Phenom II X4 955 BE - C3 Revision ) ForumStepping and revision ? ForumAMD Phenom With B3 Stepping : First Look ForumINTEL G0 stepping ?! ForumWhat is the significance of a ' stepping code'? ForumHigh End Gaming/Modelling PC. Tell me what you think! ForumWhat is CPU stepping ? ForumQ6600-B-3 to G-0 Stepping Conversion: What do the changes mean? ForumIs there somethin wrong with my i7 chip =/ ForumGolden Chip ? (E8400 @ 4 GHz) ForumE6600 shows up as a 1.8 ghz chip ? ForumPSU Help ForumWhat Memory should i buy right now? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !