Core 2 duo E8400 running at Tags: CPUs BIOS Core Windows 7 Last response: December 30, 2009 5:47 PM in CPUs Share xxbatman94xx December 30, 2009 7:09:07 AM Well i noticed that my cpu is running at only 2.67 according to windows 7 but its a 3.00ghz Should i goto my bios and increase the fsb up till it reaches 3.00 ghz? On bios and CPU-Z it says its runnin 333.3 bus and a x6 multiplyer. Suggestionss?? More about : core duo e8400 running obsidian86 a b à CPUs December 30, 2009 7:13:06 AM http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SpeedStep Maziar a b à CPUs December 30, 2009 8:17:23 AM Disable speed step and it will always run at 3.0ghz. Speedstep makes your CPU to run at lower speeds in idle mode Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aethm December 30, 2009 5:47:35 PM It probably is speed step. But I wouldn't disable it. Your CPU will speed up when it needs to. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Core 2 Duo E8400 running extremely hot Forum Games that will run on Intel CORE2DUO E8400 and AMD Radeon HD 5550 1GB Forum Games that will run on Intel CORE2DUO E8400 and AMD Radeon HD 5550 Forum Can windows 8 run on core 2 duo e8400 with 4gb ram Forum Intel core2duo E8400 temp problem Forum Is Core 2 Duo E8400 still a capable gaming processor Forum Has the core 2 duo e8400 vt-x support? Forum Emachines W3650 Celeron D 440 upgrade to Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 ? Forum Changing Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 to Intel Core Quad..But which one? Forum Can a core2duo E8400 3ghz can be overclocked to amd phenom ii 955be Forum Is an intel core 2 duo e8400 cpu good for gaming? Forum GTS 450 with Core 2 Duo E8400 Forum Core 2 duo e8400 gaming performance.. Forum Can intel 915G chipset accommodate intel core 2 duo E8400 Forum Core 2 duo E8400 help - compatability issue? Forum Upgrade My Comp. Forum AMD Athlon II X2 250 VS E8400 Forum Is core 2 duo better than dual core for basic Internet search and word processin Forum Is core 2 duo better than dual core for basic Internet search and word processin Forum Gaming PC for $600 with core i5 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !