Forum discussion tagged with clockspeed.
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    Question Cpu randomly low clock speed at start up

    Hi, When I start my pc, my CPU clockspeed sometimes has a lower clock speed then it should. It doesn't happen consistently and the clock speed is has isn't consistent either. Sometimes it's between 1-2 Ghz but sometimes also below 1 Ghz. When I restart, it usually goes back to a normal 4.0+...
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    Question CPU limitations based on motherboard purchase?

    Hello, I'm trying to build a small NAS server. I'm planning on using a mini-itx motherboard. On a review for one particular board I was interested in, someone wrote the following: "CPU might not get max performance because max power settings on the board are constricting, 150w short, 100w...
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    Question Which RAM should I add to my laptop with processor 2133 MHz speed...?

    Actually, I want to upgrade my laptop RAM. So, when I was searching for compatible RAM for my laptop I got to know that it was already pre-installed(inbuilt) with 4GB 2666 MHz? Do I need to add 8GB of 2400 MHz or 2666MHz? Specifications --Motherboard: 832A --Processor: Intel Core i5 7200U...
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    [SOLVED] Asus TUF rtx 3080

    Hi all, To those who have this GPU (possibly not many due the well-known stock shortages)... Just wondering what you have safely overclocked to? My 3080 came with a pre-build, and with Asus GPUtweakII (that I downloaded), I just use the OC preset - which sets the clock speed to 1815MHz. (Temp...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop CPU clockspeed randomly decreases drastically

    This issue started happening on my Laptop HP Elitebook 840 G2 where completely out of the blue the clockspeed would fall to as low as 0.2GHz rendering it completely useless. This happens for a short while, maybe for a minute. I am suspecting that it is due to temperature because it started...
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    [SOLVED] Boosting on R5 3600

    Hi, I'm starting my pc build that I waited months for, and I picked the Ryzen 5 3600 processor init. with a B450 Aorus Pro motherboard, CPU Cooler is Hyper 212 RGB BE, pretty basic. What I do is gaming only for long hours with no streaming, and I want the CPU lasting years.. Yes I don't like...
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    [SOLVED] Kindly suggest me the which RAM to buy ?

    The current specs of my RAM which is in-built are DDR4- 2133MHz 4GB and CAS latency 15 clocks and my OS is Windows 10 -64 bits
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    [SOLVED] CPU clockspeed queries

    hello everyone, I am planning to build a PC and i have been into CPU more. And i have got more doubts about the clockspeed . I am a noob so please answer me and let me join the pcmr. 1. If the base clock speed is 3.4GHZ, does it imply that all individual core run at 3.4GHZ or is it the total...
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    [SOLVED] DDR4 RAM Clocks causing PC boot issues sometimes?

    I have a RAM kit that is specified at 3000MHz from Corsair. When I run the PC at 2800MHz the PC has no issues whatsoever with turning on, but when I set the RAM to 3000 (or greater) in the BIOS a weird issue happens; the PC wont turn on the first time and on the motherboard the symbol for CPU...
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    Question CPU clocking at max speed (even in power saving mode)

    CPU: Ryzen 5 3600X - Cooler: Wraith Spire - Case: NZXT 510 Elite - Bios up to date My ryzen 5 3600x is constantly clocking at 4.3ghz. This wasn't always like that, i have no idea why this is the case right now. I tried putting windows on power saving mode but the CPU is still clocking at max...
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    [SOLVED] My I5 9600k clock speed rapidly goes up and down. Normal?

    Just today I built my first gaming PC and am encountering things that I don't know if they are normal or not. This is my first real PC so please forgive me if this is a stupid question. Anyway, I am monitoring my cpu and noticed that every second or so its clock speed switches between its...
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    Question CPU clocks oscillate between few MHz

    Hello! I've got my i5 8600k clocked @ 4,5GHz, 1.2v; never had any issues. However, as I've recently noticed, my CPU clocks tends to oscillate between 4.498MHz and 4.502MHz, rather than staying fixed at 4.5GHz. Is that normal, or is it something that I should look into? EDIT: SpeedStep is...
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    [SOLVED] Graphics Card clock speed gets stuck at 551Mhz

    Hi. I recently bought a Lenovo Ideapad 330s-15IKB which has an Intel Core i7 8550u, 12 GB DDR4 memory, Radeon 540 grpahics. I often use this to play games and i get pretty decent framerates playing modern games at medium settings. However recently in the past 1 month, after gaming for 10 mins...
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    Question Which ram block should i choose for a Ryzen 2700X

    So i'm about to buy a new pc next month since my current one is dying at the speed of light and been looking to build a Ryzen one since it's alot cheaper then normal. Having read about ram speed and CL i'm more confused than ever because everytime i try and search for an answer i'm just running...
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    [SOLVED] 3.50 gHz cpu locked at .80 gHz

    I am having some issues with my cpu, granted its a bit old but should still be able to play most games without too much issue. current setup Mobo: Asus ROG Maximus VII Hero GPU: Strix GeForce 970 gtx 4gb CPU: Intel i5 4690k quad core 16 gb of ram To be fair, im not sure if this is really a valid...
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    [SOLVED] How to permanently change GPU clock speeds and voltage etc.?

    Does anybody know how to do this such that if you take the GPU outside of its current system and put it into another system it will remember the designated settings? I am not looking for changing it in afterburner and then requiring afterburner to load up every time I boot my system to keep the...
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    How to solve asus laptop unable boot - black screen bios

    How to solve my asus laptop, black screen, no display..
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    Asus - GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB Dual Video Card questions?

    Hi I have a Asus - GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6GB Dual Video Card My question is what monitor will be best for it and please give me a good priced monitor. Also I’m not getting an optical drive. I’m still currently building...
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    Should I upgrade my case?

    I'm about to assemble my new PC with new parts soon. I'm wondering, is it best to keep my current case or upgrade to my desired choice. Current: Upgrade:
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    What mic are they using?

    Could someone tell me what mic they are using in this video? http://
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    Swapping the data from two hard drives.

    So I am looking to swap the data of my 500gb HDD out of my ps4 and my 750gb HDD out of my laptop. I dont use the laptop much and really need the extra 250gb on ps4 but dont want to lose anything from either. So my question is the only way to simply make clones by using my "real" pc with ample...
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    RAM usage 40% Page file usage 99% ???

    Isn't the page file supposed to fill up when your system starts running out of RAM? I know there's some preemptive paging, but I'm at 99% even though my RAM usage is 40% (of 8GBs) How come?
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    cheap graphics cards to play games on 1366x768 monitor

    Hi guys Im looking for a budget graphic card to plays games like ac3 ac black flag and crysis 2 and 3 on a monitor with resolution 1366x768
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    case selection for first build

    These are my current specs: I want to make sure there is enough clearance for the cooler master 212 evo and the other parts. I have a few picked out. My budget is $70. Any suggestions? Rosewill challenger U3 Fractal Design Core 3000 Enermax ECA3280A-BL...
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    Most recent MOBO with PCI

    My 9 year old desktop has failed. I replaced PSU, but that did not solve the problem. I suspect a bad cpu ( 478 ) and/or Asus P4P800 MOBO. If i have to replace one or both, i would be content with one that still has some PCI slots, so i could still use a fax modem. tv tuner and sound card, and...
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    how to recover files deleted by virus

    hello,( when i put mymemory card in laptop through card reader to send photos...........due to virus in my lapi maybe, it attacks to memory card.....and then it9memory card) shows used space 0 bytes ad free space also 0 bytes...and simply it shows removable...