Why Did Intel Have A High 800MHz CPU FSB And Now A Low 100MHz?? Tags: CPUs AMD Intel Last response: May 11, 2012 12:03 AM in CPUs Share melikepie a b à CPUs May 10, 2012 7:56:27 AM Im used to the AMD 200MHz FSB but why does intel make a really high one and now low? More about : intel high 800mhz cpu fsb low 100mhz digdog May 10, 2012 9:25:05 AM FSB doesn't exist anymore. bckclk is something else entirely. melikepie a b à CPUs May 10, 2012 11:55:03 PM digdog said:FSB doesn't exist anymore. bckclk is something else entirely. What's bckclk? What's the difference between FSB and bckclk? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DJDeCiBeL a c 283 à CPUs a b À AMD a b å Intel May 11, 2012 12:03:57 AM BCLK is Base Clock and it's so named because it's just that: the Base Clock for everything. That's why you can't really OC the BCLK much on SB and IB because there's no way to unlink the BCLK from the PCI/PCIe and SATA bus speeds. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumcan I overclock my p3 850mhz ( 100mhz fsb ) ForumAthlon 2000+ at 100mhz FSB Forumfsb speed - why does it matter? ForumNeed Help with my 800mhz PIII please help if u can ForumUrgent! CPU Temp too high ??????? ForumIs it worth upgrading a P2 400 MHz CPU with 100MHz FSB PC? ForumWhat computers did you own in the old days? Share your story! ForumAthlon XP 2800+ OR Intel P 2.8 800Mhz ForumSkt 939 Overclock... How high did you go? ForumE5200 CPU Upgrade For My Dell Dimension 5100 ( 800Mhz FSB ) ForumOverclocking Thunderbird 800mhz Forum400 fsb ...SO WHAT!!!!! Forumathlon 2000+ hangs at 133mhz, fine at 100mhz ForumWhy is FSB Slower than CPU internal speed? ForumCPU price/performance update: AMD undercuts Intel on the low ForumCore i5 2500K 800Mhz ? Help ForumI JUST OVERCLOCKED! ( now please help me) ForumPSU Help Forum[Solved] I have an Corsair H100 liquid coolong pump and i crossed molex leads Forum[Solved] Most Quiet CPU Cooler (1156) More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !