Is my CPU actually overclocked? Tags: CPUs Control Panel Sandy Bridge Intel i5 Last response: January 19, 2013 12:08 AM in CPUs Share calvinmc123 January 18, 2013 11:33:08 PM I have an i5 2500k Sandy Bridge edition @ 3.3GHz. I went into my BIOS and set the CPU speed to 4400MHz and then saved it. But when I go on control panel and then into system it doesn't actually say 4.4GHz it just says 3.3Ghz? More about : cpu overclocked antonisrsx January 18, 2013 11:46:44 PM download cpuz and run a program that stress your cpu(ie prime95) and it l show u the clock speed. lazyboy947 a c 177 à CPUs January 19, 2013 12:08:26 AM Win does control panel usually displays the stock speeds some times, mine did it for a while and now it shows my oc speed, could just be a small glitch, so yeah like above try a program like cpuz Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Who here as actually lost a CPU to overclocking? Forum SolvedLooking for ways to test exotic (self made) CPU coolers without actually using a real CPU Forum SolvedWhat CPU Temp is actually the real one? Forum SolvedIs overclocking actually bad for processors? Forum SolvedWhich mobile cpu is actually powerful? Forum SolvedAm Buying AMD FX-8350 CPU , Need Help With It Actually ... Forum SolvedCPU Aircooler that actually fits (without bending/cutting/removing the heatsinks)on the corsair vengeance? Forum Well.. actually it's more the battery backup UPS than my CPU, I think.. Forum Better CPU Cooler that will actually fit Forum SolvedActually looking to underclock, not overclock.. Forum Purchased a new motherboard, CPU and added more ram, and my computer is actually running slower, what is going wrong? Forum Overclocking in BIOS — can an H97 actually do it? Forum What motherboards can ACTUALLY overclock? Forum AMD Overclock actually underclocks my laptop Forum Could my CPU actually be dying? Forum SolvedDoes Intel Pentium G3258 Anniversary Edition CPU bottlenecks R9 280/X if not overclocked ? Forum SolvedComputer Refusing to Boot After I Overclocked CPU Forum SolvedWould I need a water cooler for my CPU when overclocked? Forum SolvedCPU cooler for 4790k overclocked Forum Corsair H55/H50 CPU Cooler actually use water Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !