Testing a new Computer

  Elston 16:32 11 Oct 07
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Testing a new Computer
Hi, I built a new computer, by purchacing each compenent, much simpler than i thought! And its been working fine for few weeks.

However, i just installed cpuz to monitor the components and the cpu core speed is 2100 MHz.
Where as i installed a E6750 core2duo which should run at 2.66Ghz. Is this ok since the system is not being taxed? how can i test the that everything is working as its supposed to?
Thanks James

E6750 core2duo
Asus P5K motherboard
2Gb DDR2 800Mhz
Nvidia 8800Gts

  Trackrat 16:51 11 Oct 07

Which FSB are you running it on--1066 or 1333

  Elston 17:01 11 Oct 07

1333

  Elston 17:04 11 Oct 07

I managed to get this info in to notepad, if it helps

Processors Information
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Processor 1 (ID = 0)
Number of cores 2
Number of threads 2 (max 2)
Name Intel Core 2 Duo E6750
Codename Conroe
Specification Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E6750 @ 2.66GHz
Package Socket 775 LGA (platform ID = 0h)
CPUID 6.F.B
Extended CPUID 6.F
Core Stepping G0
Technology 65 nm
Core Speed 2099.7 MHz (6.0 x 350.0 MHz)
Rated Bus speed 1399.8 MHz
Stock frequency 2666 MHz
Instructions sets MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, EM64T
L1 Data cache 2 x 32 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L1 Instruction cache 2 x 32 KBytes, 8-way set associative, 64-byte line size
L2 cache 4096 KBytes, 16-way set associative, 64-byte line size
FID/VID Control yes
FID range 6.0x - 8.0x
max VID 1.188 V
Features XD, VT

  woodchip 17:40 11 Oct 07

Just a Guess but is this not a Stepping CPU? in other word it drops it's speed when it's not doing nowt

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