low cpu speed

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  1. KennyGilbertS

    Question CPU Clock Speed locks to low speed after idling for awhile

    Hey guys, this is Kenny. This is the first time i start a tom's hardware thread, so I hope i am doing this right, and posting in the correct forum. The PC In question is my main rig, with the processor Ryzen 5 3500, which i built approximately a year ago. I pair it with : RX 480 4 GB, 20 GB of...
  2. Z

    Question CPU speed problem on Lenovo laptop ?

    I have a problem with my IdeaPad L340-15IRH Gaming Laptop. it started 2 weeks ago. The CPU goes from 4.19 GHz to 0.9 GHz after 5 min of playing any game like control assassins creed unity/origin/Valhalla / battlefield 5 / Nioh 2, then sudden FPS drop from something like 60 fps to 20 fps. But...
  3. T

    [SOLVED] CPU stuck at .4 Ghz, slow, fan always on

    Hello All, I've had problems with my less than 2 year old Acer Spin 3 for a year now, and have posted about it previously: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/acer-spin-3-with-ssd-sluggish-issues-with-windows-explorer-and-streaming.3579514/ It got suddenly very sluggish after being...
  4. Question CPU Usage/Speed capped at 24%/0.8GHz

    The CPU Usage/Speed seems to be stuck in slow mode which is an option on a switch on my MSI H170 M3 Gaming motherboard, because when my computer was running slow the speed of my CPU (i5-6600) was at 0.8GHz, I managed to fix it temporarily, by disabling EIST and TurboBoost in the BIOS settings in...