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. 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) 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why does my i7 2600 quad core show 2 Core(s ) 4 Logical Processor(s) Forum I7 Showing only 2 cores and 4 threads Forum What does the PS 4 's 8 core CPU mean for PC gaming? Forum Toshiba Satellite A200 Random Shutdown Forum Core i7 running on only 4 threads? Forum Llano A 4 vs A6 vs A 8 (Noticeable Diff in Gaming?) Forum Only 3gb Usable out of 4 gb Memory in Windows 7 Forum Why does the PS 4 CPU have 8 cores ? Forum [Solved] I7 950 only showing 2 cores ? Forum i7 Only reporting 2 cores and 4 threads Forum Dell Studio 15 with core i5 540M or i7 720QM ??? Forum Dual- core vs quad- core Forum Core i5-750 display 2 cores only . Forum When Did You Get Your First Laptop Forum Why core i7 only 1 6GHz Forum PSU Help Forum Only showing two cores! Forum How To Unlock AMD 4 cores? [x2 560] Forum [Solved] Why not to buy new sandy cpu? Forum Only 3 cores showed up in my Quad Core Q8200 Processor Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !