Closed Is my CPU an Intel E6300 or an E5500? Tags: CPUs Intel Last response: December 25, 2011 11:39 PM in CPUs Share Thornyjohny December 25, 2011 11:09:12 AM Is my CPU an Intel E6300 or an E5500? More about : cpu intel e6300 e5500 Best solution xtreme5 a b à CPUs December 25, 2011 11:24:19 AM Share it's an e5500 check in bios too. Pyree a b à CPUs December 25, 2011 11:29:18 AM E5500, with 40MHz OC on bus speed. E6300 has default bus speed of 266MHz and multiplier of 10.5 Related resources CPU /MOBO - ASRock 4CoreDual-VSTA mobo w/ Intel E5500 or 5400 CPU - Forum CAN I RUN DDR3 1333 RAM WITH INTEL E5500 ON MY GA-G41MT-S2P? - Forum Intel core i7 –vs- Xeon E5500 –vs- dual Xeon E5500 - Forum E5500 vs d920 cpu in games comp. - Forum Safe temps for Dual Core E5500 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer geekapproved a b à CPUs December 25, 2011 1:17:34 PM Remember there are two E6300's. One is 1.86ghz and is 65nm and the other is 2.8ghz and 45nm. Obviously you don't have the 65nm one though. If you showed us a screenshot of cpu-z with the cpu at stock speed I could answer your question. Your fsb overclock is confusing cpu-z. What does CPU ID Hardware monitor show it as? Bios? Thornyjohny December 25, 2011 3:51:35 PM It's listed in the BIOS as an E5500, thanks for the help, everyone. But if it's an E5500, why does it say Intel Pentium E6300 in CPU-Z? PS: It was like that before I overclocked it. Thornyjohny December 25, 2011 3:52:54 PM Best answer selected by Thornyjohny. xtreme5 a b à CPUs December 25, 2011 5:04:57 PM cause it got confuse! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources E5500 clocking speeds Forum Recycling Dell Cooler for E2160 for E5500 ? Forum Intel Pentium Dual-Core E6300 Forum Overclocking Intel Core 2 Duo E6300 Forum CPU intel Core2duo E6300 , 1.8 Ghz Forum should i upgrade my cpu or buying motherboard and use intel e6300 Forum Intel E6300 with L2 stepping - CPU ID 6F2 Forum Which is better E5400 or E6300 intel pentium cpu (4GB Ram) Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum ASUS G50VT WITH INTEL CORE2 DUO T9900 3.6Ghz vs P7450 2.13Ghz Forum Upgrading CPU Forum [Solved] Recommended ATX AM3+ MOBO and CPU for gaming? Forum [Solved] How to overclock my Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600? Forum [Solved] [CPU] M2n-e Confusing Forum CPU vs. CPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !