Closed Turbo boost - when does it kick in? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Processors Turbo Boost Last response: January 17, 2012 4:50 PM in CPUs Share ulillillia October 30, 2011 1:31:35 PM My processor, the i7-2600K, has turbo boost available. My question is, when does turbo boost kick in? More about : turbo boost kick mcnumpty23 a b à CPUs October 30, 2011 1:46:13 PM have a read here http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/forced-induction-intel-tur... Score 0 truegenius a b à CPUs January 17, 2012 3:50:26 PM ulillillia said:My processor, the i7-2600K, has turbo boost available. My question is, when does turbo boost kick in? it kicks in when extra cpu performance is needed Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer IntelEnthusiast a c 190 à CPUs January 17, 2012 4:31:16 PM Here is a nice little tool that you can download and run on your system and see when Turbo Boost is kicking in http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Detail_Desc.aspx?agr=Y&... With the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ processors you will almost always see some performance gains from Turbo Boost as long as the processor is doing something. Here is some additional details on Intel Turbo Boost technology. http://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and... Christian Wood Intel Enthusiast Team Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDoes Intel Turbo Boost count as overclocking? Forum SolvedHow does Intel Turbo Boost work? How do I make it run to its full potential? Forum Solveddoes my motherboard support turbo boost? Forum SolvedDoes the turbo boost feature & hyperthreading help in video games??? Forum SolvedDoes i5 Turbo Boost affect CPU voltage or just multiplier freq? Forum SolvedWhat does Turbo boost mean? Forum SolvedHow Does Intel's "Turbo-boost" Work?? Forum SolvedHow does Turbo Boost get enabled Forum Does lower TDP make turbo boost mode run longer? Forum How does intel's turbo boost technology work? Forum Does MSI Z77A-G43 Support Intel Turbo Boost Technology? Forum Does base clock speed matter if the turbo boost is both to 3.9ghz Forum Does turbo boost harms processor or motherboard Forum Does turbo boost help gaming Forum Does Gigabyte's motherboards supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology? Forum How does a Intel Core i5-430M Dual Core processor with Turbo Boost up to 2 53GHz Forum How does Turbo Boost Technology impact battery life expectancy? Forum SolvedIntel Turbo Boost Forum Solvedintel turbo boost? Forum SolvedIntel Turbo Boost Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !