Why did my toshiba i7 laptop originally show 8 cores and now only 4 Tags: CPUs Laptops Intel i7 Toshiba Last response: November 18, 2010 11:26 PM in CPUs Share rhjensen November 17, 2010 6:43:15 PM Hello, My Toshiba I7 laptop originally showed 8 cores and now it only shows 4. Is there some setting that changed or am i losing performance. More about : toshiba laptop originally show cores anonymous1 a b à CPUs a b D Laptop November 17, 2010 7:13:11 PM With Hyper Threading it should be 8 and 4 without. Did you change something in the BIOS? try setting the BIOS to default. m 0 l rhjensen November 17, 2010 8:16:45 PM anonymous1 said:With Hyper Threading it should be 8 and 4 without. Did you change something in the BIOS? try setting the BIOS to default. Didnt change bios, but I was certainly not aware that it had anything to do with hyperthreading (which i now nothing about;is there a setting besides in the bios). Thanks for your quick response (Rob) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsc a c 172 à CPUs November 18, 2010 11:26:16 PM You should be able to find it in Advanced BIOS Features. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhy is windows only showing 4 of 8 cored? Forum Why does my i7 4770K show 8 cores? Forum *SOLVED* My 8 core CPU only showing 4 cores? Forum Why does my i7 2600 quad core show 2 Core(s) 4 Logical Processor(s) Forum SolvedI7 Showing only 2 cores and 4 threads Forum fx 8350 vs i5 4670k? why i am seeing i5 4670k rating is higher than fx8350 while fx 8350 has 8 core and 4 ghz but i5 has only Forum My Core i7 4770K is OC to 4.4ghz but only shows 3.5Ghz???? Forum My pc has 8 cores but only 4 are showing Forum Hi, I have laptop Lenovo ThinkPad w510, Ram 4 GB, Hard 500GB, Core i7, 1.6 proces. Graphic 1 GB Dedicated. I am using Win8 pro Forum Why my asus core i7 processer rating only 4.7??can somebody tell me.. Forum Windows 8 HP ENVY DV6-7216TX 15.6" Core i7 3630QM 3.4GHz 8GB 1TB 32GB SSD Laptop Forum Asus Laptops only support 4GB with Core i7? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !