Intel i7 920 ghz keeps changing? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Benchmark Processors Last response: September 11, 2009 3:10 AM in CPUs Share knoxrebel September 11, 2009 2:12:01 AM Whenever i am checking my temps or running a benchmark, the speed on the processor keeps jumping around. Anywhere from 1.6 to 2.8 ghz, why is this happening and is this okay/normal? More about : intel 920 ghz changing someguy7 a b à CPUs September 11, 2009 2:48:53 AM Yes. Speedstep & turbo at work/ cjl a b à CPUs September 11, 2009 3:10:25 AM Normal. It can go up to as high as 2.93GHz at rare occasion when you are under heavy load and need the extra performance, and can go as low as 1.6GHz to save power and make less heat when you aren't doing much. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy first OC: Intel i7 920 D0 @3.8ghz. Not entirely convinced. Opinions please Forum I7 Intel Cor 920 @ 2.67Ghz Forum Can the old Intel i7 920 (2.66Ghz, 8mb cache) work together with the new GTX 780? Forum Intel i7 920 (2.66Ghz, 8mb cache) - Upgrade Necessary? Forum Intel i7 920 2.6ghz and RAM question. Forum Intel Core i7 920 D0 Stepping Quad Core Processor LGA1366 2 66GHZ Bloomfield 8MB Forum Intel Core 2.66GHZ CPU i7 920 D0 Stepping $260 Forum Which motherboard is best for 16gb ocz and INTEL Core i7 920, 2.66GHz Forum Want to overclock to 3.6ghz on intel i7 920 Forum Intel Core i7 920 - Running Games Specified for 3Ghz+ Forum How to OC? to Stable (3.9GHz Turbo Mode enabled) Intel Core i7 920? Forum Solvedi7 920 2.67ghz will bottleneck 780 GTX TI? Forum Solvedgtx 760/770 bottleneck with i7 920 @3.8ghz? Forum SolvedIntel i7 920, what can i upgrade to? Forum Solvedi7 920 4ghz vs fx 6300 4ghz Forum SolvedOverclock i7 920 @3.2ghz Forum Solvedwhat MB should I buy for my Intel Core i7-920 Bloomfield 2.66GHz LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Processor BX80601920 Forum SolvedWhat cards will a i7 920 at stock 2.6GHZ start bottlencking. Forum SolvedVideo card for the Intel Core i7 920 computer Forum SolvedHelp with Overclocking my i7 920 CPU w/ ASUS P6T Motherboard to 4.0 GHz (or more) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !