Solved Lower than posted specs? Tags: CPUs Core Intel i7 Last response: August 7, 2011 2:04 PM in CPUs Share anxiousinfusion a b à CPUs August 7, 2011 4:57:17 AM I have a core i7 2600. When I run CPU Z it claims my core clock to be at ~1596 mhz. Is this normal? More about : lower posted specs Best solution k1114 a c 150 à CPUs August 7, 2011 5:30:15 AM Yes it's normal, it downclocks at idle to save power. It'll go up when it needs to. Share anxiousinfusion a b à CPUs August 7, 2011 2:04:20 PM Best answer selected by anxiousinfusion. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My friend got a new pc that has lower specs than mine but better FPS? Forum Lower GPU frequency than specs Forum SolvedInstalling lower speed memory than the spec Forum Lower fps on low spec games than high spec? 2 graphics cards Forum SolvedPC registering lower CPU clockspeed than what it should Forum SolvedLower fps than before the new ram Forum SolvedThe default memory frequency is lower than the speed on the box. Forum SolvedWhy is my laptop speed lower than my brothers laptop? Forum SolvedLower fps than expected with a i5-4690k on WoW Forum SolvedLow fps in games.....even lower than on friend's pc with lesser dedicated video memory :C ......HELP PLEASE :"( Forum Solved250gb ssd lower than $120 Forum SolvedCan't get lower than 1.2875v and get temps of 100C Forum SolvedYour Resolution is Lower than 1280x960 Forum SolvedLeft headphone gives lower audio output than the ryt one in android Forum SolvedLower than Default Core Clock on GTX 660 Forum SolvedLower FPS than benchmarks. Forum SolvedLower and Higher fps than refresh rate. Forum SolvedMy GPU clock is lower than the default clock Forum SolvedR9280 performing lower than expected (15 fps Far Cry 3) Forum SolvedMy 2 SSD Drives in raid 0 get lower benchmark scores than a single drive Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !