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Help with CPU speed

By Eldress
Apr 4, 2010
  1. I have buy a core 2 duo E7500 2.93Ghz processor today..but,when i install it to my pc..and i go into my bios..
    It show me the processor speed is just 0.4Ghz only..why..someone can tell me??
     
  2. seanc

    seanc TS Rookie Posts: 88

    Perhaps you need to update your BIOS, or Speedstep has kicked in.
     
  3. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 869   +8

    i doubt Speedstep would start while your in the BIOS. but yea try the flash the BIOS to a newer version
     
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