im having trouble with my qaud core q9550 i reinstalled windows recently after formatting my pc i ran the rating system in windows 7 and it gave my cpu a rating of 5.3 now in my old windows i got a 7.1 btw my ram was also 7.1 but now its 5.3 aswell plz help
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You old Windows was Vista right?
Windows 7 and Vista use different scales for WEI. A 5 in Win 7 is not equal to a 5 in Vista.
i was running windows 7 before aswell
It's really a weird problem...
Run the WEI with CPU-Z open and tell if is running at full speed.