Cpu z showing low low for intel core 2 duo e7400 ie 1600mhz Tags: CPUs Core Internet Explorer Intel Last response: November 1, 2009 1:41 PM in CPUs Share Anonymous CPUs Authority November 1, 2009 2:54:07 AM hi i have an intel core 2 duo e7400 2.80 ghz 2gb ram intel dg31pr asus en9800gt when running cpuz it gives the cpu speed very low ie 1600 mhz help me guys More about : cpu showing low low intel core duo e7400 1600mhz | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove EXT64 CPUs Authority November 1, 2009 2:59:26 AM That is most likely the power saving speedstep (or whatever they call it now) kicking in. Run a CPU intensive task (like a virus scan, or dragging a window around the screen fast) and you should see the clock speed jump back up to its rated speed. | Report abuse Maziar CPUs Authority November 1, 2009 1:11:01 PM Hello and welcome to the forums Yes its the speedstep which lowers the clock of your CPU in idle mode,you can disable it from BIOS if you want | Report abuse lowjack989 CPUs Authority November 1, 2009 1:22:53 PM Maziar said:Hello and welcome to the forums Yes its the speedstep which lowers the clock of your CPU in idle mode,you can disable it from BIOS if you want Where in the BIOS would you find this speedstep? | Report abuse Maziar CPUs Authority November 1, 2009 1:40:42 PM Well for me which i have Q6600 + ASUS Maximus formula it's located in the CPU settings in the BIOS | Report abuse EXT64 CPUs Authority November 1, 2009 1:41:41 PM If you are referring to your AMD system, it is called Cool n Quiet. In most cases, neither cause any noticeable performance decreases. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Cpu z showing low low for intel core 2 duo e7400 ie 1600mhz> Related ressources: ForumHave Core 2 Duo E7400 ( 2 Cores) but CPU - Z shows 1 core ForumIntel Core 2 Duo E7400 ForumSapphire HD 6850 & Core2Duo E7400 - Is it all alright? ForumCore 2 Duo E7400 possible bottleneck? ForumAnybody use or like Q8200 quad ? ( versus E7400 duo ) ForumWhy is CPU-z showing low core speed? ForumCore 2 E7400 vs Q9450 ForumCollection of Conroe Data. ( Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Extreme!) ForumCPU 775 question: E7400 , E7500 or E8400?? ForumDecisions: mid-range, intel , gaming, low TDP ForumOverclocking Intel Core 2 Duo E6400 ForumIs my Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 Genuine? ForumBEST VIDEO CARD FOR A E7400 , 2 GB DDRII667, ASROCK 4COREDUAL-SATA 2 ForumCollecting Core 2 Duo CPU temps for analysis ForumMy Core Duo scored 555 in 3DMark06, whats wrong? ( CPU-Z pics) ForumOverclocking E7400 ForumPSU Help Forum"Actually Speed per Core" ... ForumIntel e6300 wolfdale ForumAMD Turion x2 dual core or INTEL centrino dual core? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !