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: ForumCore 2 Duo E8400 running extremely hot ForumGames that will run on Intel CORE2DUO E8400 and AMD Radeon HD 5550 1GB ForumGames that will run on Intel CORE2DUO E8400 and AMD Radeon HD 5550 ForumCan windows 8 run on core 2 duo e8400 with 4gb ram ForumIntel core2duo E8400 temp problem ForumIs Core 2 Duo E8400 still a capable gaming processor ForumHas the core 2 duo e8400 vt-x support? ForumEmachines W3650 Celeron D 440 upgrade to Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 ? ForumChanging Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 to Intel Core Quad..But which one? ForumCan a core2duo E8400 3ghz can be overclocked to amd phenom ii 955be ForumIs an intel core 2 duo e8400 cpu good for gaming? ForumGTS 450 with Core 2 Duo E8400 ForumCore 2 duo e8400 gaming performance.. ForumCan intel 915G chipset accommodate intel core 2 duo E8400 ForumCore 2 duo E8400 help - compatability issue? ForumUpgrade My Comp. ForumAMD Athlon II X2 250 VS E8400 ForumIs core 2 duo better than dual core for basic Internet search and word processin ForumIs core 2 duo better than dual core for basic Internet search and word processin ForumGaming PC for $600 with core i5 More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !