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AMD Athlon speed query

By mike981327
Nov 20, 2004
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  1. Hi all
    I recently changed my CPU to a Athlon(semperon)2400+
    the problem is its shown as running at 1.67Ghz in system properties and also shows same speed when using Aida system info tool.
    Could anyone tell me if this is right or should it run faster?
    Below is the motherboard specs and setting (From Aida)
    Below that is the CPU specs and settings (Also from Aida)

    Version AIDA32 v3.93
    Author tamas.miklos@aida32.hu
    Homepage http://www.aida32.hu
    Report Type Quick Report
    Computer ABC-1QYEPOJPXNI
    Generator Mike
    Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional 5.1.2600 (WinXP Retail)
    Date 2004-11-20
    Time 11:57


    --------[ Motherboard ]-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Motherboard Properties:
    Motherboard ID 07/28/2004-KM400-8235-6A6LYM4BC-00
    Motherboard Name MSI KM4M-L (MS-6734) / MS-6786

    Front Side Bus Properties:
    Bus Type DEC Alpha EV6
    Bus Width 64-bit
    Real Clock 167 MHz (DDR)
    Effective Clock 333 MHz
    Bandwidth 2666 MB/s

    Memory Bus Properties:
    Bus Type DDR SDRAM
    Bus Width 64-bit
    Real Clock 167 MHz (DDR)
    Effective Clock 333 MHz
    Bandwidth 2666 MB/s

    Chipset Bus Properties:
    Bus Type VIA V-Link
    Bus Width 8-bit
    Real Clock 67 MHz (ODR)
    Effective Clock 533 MHz
    Bandwidth 533 MB/s

    Motherboard Physical Info:
    CPU Sockets/Slots 1
    Expansion Slots 3 PCI, 1 AGP
    RAM Slots 2 DIMM
    Integrated Devices Audio, Video, LAN
    Form Factor Micro ATX
    Motherboard Chipset KM400

    Motherboard Manufacturer:
    Company Name Micro-Star International




    ------[ CPU ]--------------------------------------------------------------

    CPU Properties:
    CPU Type AMD Athlon XP, 1666 MHz (5 x 333) 2000+
    CPU Alias Thoroughbred-B
    CPU Stepping B0
    L1 Code Cache 64 KB
    L1 Data Cache 64 KB
    L2 Cache 256 KB (On-Die, Full-Speed)

    CPU Physical Info:
    Package Type 453 Pin PGA
    Package Size 4.95 cm x 4.95 cm
    Transistors 37.6 million
    Process Technology 6Mi, 0.13 um, CMOS, Cu
    Die Size 84 mm2
    Core Voltage 1.50 - 1.65 V
    I/O Voltage 1.6 V
    Typical Power 44.0 - 64.0 W (depending on clock speed)
    Maximum Power 48.5 - 74.3 W (depending on clock speed)

    CPU Manufacturer:
    Company Name Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
    Product Information http://www.amd.com/us-en/Processors/ProductInformation/0,,30_118,00.html
    I have tried searches and AMD site with no luck.
    Any help would really be appreciated and E mails about this too
    Thanks in advance
    Mike
  2. Spike

    Spike TS Rookie Posts: 2,371

  3. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 25,948   +19

    Hello and welcome to Techspot.

    Just to confirm what Spike said your cpu is running at the correct speed.

    Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
  4. mike981327

    mike981327 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thank you very much for your replys and welcome, most appreciated
    Mike
  5. saikamal

    saikamal TS Rookie

    hay man the first line itself is rong I recently changed my CPU to a Athlon(semperon)2400+ if it is semperon 2500+ it will run at 1407Mhz if 2800+ will run at 1670mhz what is ur qust make it clear

    bradd saikamal@hotmail.com
  6. saikamal

    saikamal TS Rookie

    hay use windowsxp 64 professional built 3790 see the def and u can use more than 4096 vertual memory
  7. Didou

    Didou Bowtie extraordinair! Posts: 5,899

    I do believe the Socket-A Sempron 2400+ is meant to run at that speed. No problems there. :)
  8. saikamal

    saikamal TS Rookie

    saikamal

    I do believe the Socket-A Sempron 2400+ is meant to run at that speed. No problems there.


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