Sporadically spiking Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Turbo Boost Last response: January 29, 2013 4:43 AM in CPUs Share brandynamite January 29, 2013 4:33:52 AM My CPU (i7 2600k) which clock speed is 3.4 GHz and 3.8 with max turbo boost, has been jumping up to 4.1-4.4. Should I be concerned? More about : sporadically spiking brandynamite January 29, 2013 4:43:35 AM This is also while I'm not doing anything, like staring at my desktop. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHeatsink fan sporadically reports it's not spinning ForumConstant Spiking ForumWondering about cheap fan controllers ForumAmd 1055t - how to underclock? ForumThree crashed hard drives.. ..in one day? ForumBest way to implement QoS ForumSplit-second freezes when watching videos. ForumPC is randomly bogging down every 15-20 minutes ForumCOU fan (I believe) Is randomly spinning faster than it should ForumSudden FPS Drop across all games at random times until restart Forum2GB HD 6950 Confused about PSU and Rails ForumAdd Another GTX580 or Crossfire 7950s? ForumAudio latency problem with P35-DS3R ForumReally Crazy boot problems ForumWireless and Wired Lag Spikes... ForumCM HAF-922 Front Panel + Static Discharge Problems. Forum500w PSU ForumCPU temp spiking. Time for cooling solutions? ForumBulldozer FX-6200 suddenly spiking in temp at light load? ForumHeatsink fan sporadically reports it's not spinning More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !