E8500 with an abit I-G31 motherboard Tags: CPUs Motherboards Processors Bus Speed Last response: December 27, 2008 11:33 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard December 27, 2008 11:08:10 PM The clock on my processor is apparently 2.0ghz when it should be 3.16ghz, im thinking could be a motherboard problem never know though. E8500 and an abit I-g31 mobo. Says the bus speed is 333.4 mhz and the mulitplier is x6 in cpu-z. More about : e8500 abit g31 motherboard Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard December 27, 2008 11:15:42 PM oh another thing is, an older version of cpu-z is telling me that the clock is what its meant to be, but the bios, a newer version, and core temp are all saying thatthe clock is 2.0ghz. Anonymous a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard December 27, 2008 11:27:16 PM nvm... just looked at the sticky... bai. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Noya December 27, 2008 11:33:36 PM Yeah, the newer processors will drop their multiplier (lowering clock speeds when not under load) to save energy if your mobo supports it. You can turn it off...especially for overclocking. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill this motherboard supoort c2d e8500? Forum Solvedabit motherboard ip35-pro silent and memory pny ddr2 pc2- 6400 compatible Forum SolvedE5200 to e8500 upgrade, or i5 and motherboard with memory Forum Abit motherboard 6A69SA1B Forum Will a Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 3.16GHz Dual-Core Processor work on an AsRock 775i65G R3.0 motherboard? Forum SolvedBest motherboards for Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Wolfdale 3.16GHz Forum SolvedAbit ai7 atx12v 1 3 motherboard can i install a more recent ATX12 version powe Forum SolvedWill a Sapphire Radeon HD 5450 pci-e fit an Abit IC7 motherboard Forum What Ram do I need for motherboard ABIT i875 Forum Advice on motherboard for Wolfdale E8500 Forum SolvedHow to upgrade ABIT motherboard Forum Motherboard for intel core 2 duo e8500 wolfdale Forum Total newb needs help with e8500 on a P5Q-e Motherboard Forum Advice on motherboard for Wolfdale E8500 Forum I need LAN and sound drivers for motherboard abit ax8 of windows7, please!!! Forum Motherboard and e8500 cpu Forum ASUS IPILP-LC Motherboard with Intel E8500 Processor Forum Best motherboard for e8500 Forum Using e8500 processor with the p5n32-e sli plus motherboard Forum Which motherboard should I choose for E8500 CPU without doing OC Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !