How to deactivate 4 cores Tags: AMD How To Overclocking Last response: February 8, 2013 4:07 PM in Overclocking Share axayt February 8, 2013 8:09:39 AM deactivate 4 cores More about : deactivate cores timarp000 a b K Overclocking February 8, 2013 9:51:00 AM Why do you want to do that??? timarp000 a b K Overclocking February 8, 2013 9:51:26 AM you can do it through the BIOS though Related resources Can you deactivate the 4 th core on the athlon x3 - Forum Deactivating Cores - Forum How can I deactivate tv output function? - Forum How to deactivate my onboard gpu? - Forum HOW MANY CORES EXATLY IN PHENOM II x 4 ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer wanderer11 a b K Overclocking February 8, 2013 10:27:14 AM Should have bought a cheaper processor then. I don't see the point in paying for more cores just to deactivate them. Wisecracker a b À AMD a b K Overclocking February 8, 2013 10:38:41 AM You may disable hyper-threading in the BIOS for Intel. Same for AMD in shutting down half a 'module' You should check your individual mobo manual for specific instructions. bryonhowley a b À AMD a b K Overclocking February 8, 2013 1:54:15 PM It can be done in the bios but I do not see any reason what so ever to even do it. I had a AMD FX-8120 and FX-8350 and never found any reason to ever cripple my CPU in that way. Motopsychojdn a b À AMD a c 188 K Overclocking February 8, 2013 4:07:51 PM ** I don't see the point in paying for more cores just to deactivate them** Could be isolating the stronger cores/modules for an extreme clocking session Moto Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumQ: Is it possible to deactivate the 'New Hardware' wizard? ForumHelp unlocking cores , asrock + phenom ii x2 ForumCPUz says my phenom ii x 4 955 BE only has 2 cores Forum4 cores activated ForumAMD FX 4100: Disable 2 cores ? ForumAMD turbo core not working ForumHow do i unlock 4 th core on hp pavillion m9250f? ForumPhenom ii x 4 965 vs fx 6100 s fx 4170 ForumSpeed Factor Between 2.0 Ghz Dual and 2.0 Quad Cores ForumAsus GTX 680 4 GB SLI Not working! ForumBest cooling solution ( CPU ) ForumHow high can i overclock my gtx 650 ForumProblem Unlocking Cores ForumHow do I get turbo mode on my 2500 (Not unlocked) Forum4 ghz 4 core's vs 3.6 ghz 6 cores More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !