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X2 4400+ says core speed is 997.5 MHz on cpu z

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x2 4400+ says core speed is 997.5mhz on cpu z

is that normal? i thought it supose to say 2.3ghz? or 2.4ghz? why 997.5mhz?
 
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I noticed you didn't fill your system specs out completely and you should do that. What psu and motherboard do you have?
 
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lazy to fill all and it change alot... maybe.

psu is zumax 500w. motherboard is acer F690GVM chipset ati. southbridge ati. bios phoenix tech version 6.00 PG
 

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cool and quiet is on throddling the CPU when idling
 
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x2 4400+ says core speed is 997.5mhz on cpu z

is that normal? i thought it supose to say 2.3ghz? or 2.4ghz? why 997.5mhz?
open DXDIAG, if your CPU are detected 2400 Mhz but ~ @1 Ghz, it must be "Cool and Quiet" program, it can underclock your CPU when idle for better cooling and power efficient.

but when full load, your CPU turn into it's original clock.
 
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open DXDIAG, if your CPU are detected 2400 Mhz but ~ @1 Ghz, it must be "Cool and Quiet" program, it can underclock your CPU when idle for better cooling and power efficient.

but when full load, your CPU turn into it's original clock.
dxdiag on first tab? system tab? it says

amd athlon64 x2 dual core processor 4400+ (2 cpus), (thats sign dont know where it is on keyboard) 2.3ghz
 
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its just cool and quiet. dont worry about it.
 
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x2 4400+ says core speed is 997.5mhz on cpu z

is that normal? i thought it supose to say 2.3ghz? or 2.4ghz? why 997.5mhz?
yeah cool and quiet is kicked in