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 OverClocking i7 920 2.67 GHz On Gigabyte EX58-UD3R Forum A few questions, mainly about temp. [ i7 920 4 Ghz ] Forum I7 920 4 GHz overclock or 3.6 GHz ? Forum I7 920 D0 20x Mulitiplier vs. 21x Multiplier to hit 4.0 Ghz Forum Core i7 920 at 3.8 ghz temps ? Forum HELP! Is this the i7 920 settings to 3.8 ghz ? Forum Overclocking to 3.4 ghz on stock cooling on i7 920 D0 ok? Forum i7 920 D0 @ 4.0 GHz ---(need help)--- Forum First Build since socket A! i7 920 3.68 ghz in Micro ATX (two problems) Forum 4 Ghz Core i7 920 Forum Asus P6T & Intel Core i7 920 vs Asus Crosshair IV Formula & AMD1055T Forum My New Intel Core i7 920 Build Forum Which motherboard is best for 16gb ocz and INTEL Core i7 920 , 2.66 GHz Forum Amd phenom ii x6 1090T vs intel core i7 920 Forum AMD Phenom II X4 955 vs Intel Q9550 vs i7 920 for TriSLI GTX275's Forum Intel i7 920 & RAM Forum 6300 fx vishera black edition Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !