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. m 0 l 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? m 0 l 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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhy AMD not releasing High end CPU like Intel ? Forum Intel CPU Moniter will not load for me now (it did after initial install tho) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !