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HP Pavilion zv6000 Processor speed issue

Q: HP Pavilion zv6000 Processor speed issue

My girlfriend just got one of these laptops as a gift from her step dad. It's used, it's his old one. The issue is, in the bios, it registers as 2GHz but Windows says it only has a 495MHz processor. It runs super slow.

What could be the problem?

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A:how to restore hp pavilion zv6000?

Please do not post more then one tread for the same problem as it is against the forums rules.

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Forgotten power-on password and getting error code of 04633.











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A:Forgotten powered Password for HP Pavilion zv6000

Hi, Enter:      jdotukk                      or                  ulwpfg Regards, DP-K

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A:HP Pavilion zv6000 Windows 7 audio drivers

>> Finding Software and Drivers After Changing the Operating System to Windows 7
 

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Has anyone come across this problem before, and if so can anyone help me??
Thanks in advance..

A:HP Pavilion zv6000 notebook power scheme problem

hello ,

now what i need to do is go to your (device manager)

now once there you will want to select from the toolbar of the window(veiw) then a drop down menu / from it you will select (show all hidden devices)

now if you see any (red or yellow) quotation marks , make a note of what they

now go to the (event veiwer) this is thru the (administrator tools) in the control panel
here you will find 3 to 4 subcatagories

you will want to check each of them for this is where windows keeps track of all errors
now you will want to make notes of the errors that have been recorded ( you do not have to make notes of double entries just of the dates of their happenings & how many there is)
you will get more information on the errors if you (right) click them / then select properties
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also
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do you have a Windows Xp cd, not the restore cd's that come with some systems, the cd will have the Windows logo & 3D hollowgram/image on it

if you do not maybe you can barrow one from a friend/family member/co-worker as long as it is the same version that is on your system

if you have (Windows XP Home Ed. sp2 ) then the cd will have to be that / if you have a cd with (Windows XP Home Ed. )you will have to slipstream (SP2 ) onto a disk that you create

this also applies to (Windows XP Professsional )

http://www.helpwithwindows.com/Windo...p2-bootcd.html

now if you do have the Windows XP cd with sp2 please follow these steps

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performing a (sfc) system file checker

It is a scan that checks the core files & dlls of the (os) operating system and replaces them if they are corrupt or missing with the correct original version

start

#1 then select (run) , then press enter
a window will open
#2 type in ( cmd ) then press enter
another window will open
#3 type in ( sfc )then press enter
another window will open
#4 type in (sfc /purgecache) then enter / your pc will work like crazy / this helps in rebuiding the cache file (notice the space between (sfc & /)
#5 type in (sfc /scannow ) then press enter ( notice the space between the (sfc & / )

now a scan will start , have your (Windows XP software disk ready ) your pc may ask for this disc when it starts or during the scan( so you must sit with the pc while this scan functions ) , if it does then incert the cd into one of your cd/rom/player's , your pc will then reconnize it and continue , you will then have to minimize the splash screen for the cd to see the scan , when the scan is finished you will need to close the cd and all open windows , then remove the cd

you will then need to do a ( Disk Cleanup ) , then empty the caches & temp files thru the (Internet Options) , then do a defrag

restart your pc

then do a defrag again after the reboot
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also
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now this is the process

a (sfc) is a windows scanner that is directed at the core system files & dll's

it scans only these files & dll's to see if they have been corrupted or replaced by (maleware/spyware/trojans/ viruses/ ect..that are designed to mask themselves as part of the operating system and cause havic or send information/data to it maker /originator

now i do know that during this process that these 2 patches/hotfix's will be knocked out

KB902400 & KB914440

to wich can be easily reinstalled by downloading them from the download center at microsoft / since microsoft is always creating patches & fix's for the software to solve issues they placemant & page that they are on will change / when downloading them you can save them for fucture use and reinstalling / just make a file and put them into it / one will ask to have the system rebooted ( yes ) the other simply is installed

i use (Belarc Advisor)to wich will show you all your inst... Read more

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A:HP Pavilion zv6000 using Windows XP Home Edition Slowing Running

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A:Win XP pro 64x Mobile AMD athlon 64 processor 4000+ power management/Cpu speed issue

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A:Solved: Video capture device speed vs. processor speed

It is not a matter of slow or not at all. It is most likely a matter of dropped frames. If you have a cheaper video capture card [one without hardware decoding] it will probably work however you will not like the result.

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The main point of having a faster processor is that it runs games smoother, compresses audio and video faster, and so on. These tasks are not particularly dependent on hard disk performance. Nearly all applications will benefit from a faster processor regardless of the speed of the hard disk.
 

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A:Upgrading processor on an HP Pavilion 7160

Your not going to be able to do that, your pentium motherboard won't support it. Highest speed that chip went was 233 and that's not worth the bother, it may not even work on that motherboard. Money would be better spent on something newer

Sorry
 

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@stuart955? What processor do you have installed now??? REO

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A:Is the processor in my hp pavilion C2N50UA#ABA Soldered to t...

Hi, From its Maintenance and Service Guide which says you can change processor that means it must be removable or is not soldered to the motherboard. Regards.

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A:Help on Processor Speed

I'll cut the geeky crap and get right down to the point.

The Pentium 820 is duel-cored and runs at 2.80GHz. The athlon 64 3300+ runs at 2.4 GHz. I have always been a strong supporter of AMD because it usualy outpreforms Intel in terms of gaming. But with the athlon 64 3300+ there is one set back. It only has 256kb of L2 Cache.

L2 Cache and cache in general (to dumb it down) manages how many applications you can have running at the same time without noticible slowdown (also referred to as bottle necking) More of the cache is better and causes better preformance when multitasking.

The Intel processor has 1MB L2 Chache, because its a duel core 2 x 1MB = 2Mb Cache. This proving that the intel processor would be better for mult-tasking (Teamspeak, Msn, a game and an anti virus all running at the same time) With no visible slowdown.

I would usually recommend AMD, but honestly, I believe Intel is the way to go in this case. But this is ONLY because you suggested that specific AMD vs that specific INTEL processor. There are some very nice AMD processors out there but I just wouldnt recommend the 3300+.

Oh and by the way, HT (or HyperTransport) is a technology that helps stop bottle necking, but it is definatley NOT the same as a duelcore. Duelcores are TWO processors working together and HT is just one core.
 

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A:Processor Speed is Way Down

At first glance you have a hdd with a total capacity of 112 GB with 1.025 GB of free space.

You have less than ten percent of free space, you need more free space for swap space. This will most certainly slow your computer.

I would suggest defragmenting your hdd and do the disk cleanup.

I would also suggest either deleting files and programs which you don't need, or add an external hdd to transfer your data to.

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A:Processor speed

Judging from PassMark.com benchmark scores.

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A:processor speed

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A:amd processor speed

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A:amd processor speed

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A:Processor Speed....

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/processor-speed-on-xp-pro.304498/
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/win-nt-processor-speed.194555/
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A:Optimum RAM speed for my processor?

rajevcharudutta said:





How does one determine the optimum RAM for a given processor (CPU) speed?Click to expand...

The short answer is that "one doesn't"` The RAM that you can use is determined by the motherboard, not the CPU. I guessing what CPU you have is a "Pentium 4 @2.4Ghz".
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A:Slow Processor Speed

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Try the link below, lots of proggies to check cpu, sorry, don't know which work with your type of processor, guess a little trial and error will find out.
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/processor-speed-problem.34840/
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Can anybody help speed to 1.6 decreases Processor from 1.5 Logfile of HijackThis v Scan saved at AM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files Common Files Processor speed decreases to 1.5 from 1.6 CMEII CMESys exe C Program Files iTunes iTunesHelper exe C Program Files Steam Steam exe C Program Files Common Files GMT Processor speed decreases to 1.5 from 1.6 GMT exe C WINDOWS System devldr exe C WINDOWS System GEARSEC EXE C WINDOWS System nvsvc exe C Program Files iPod bin iPodService exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files mIRC mirc exe C Program Files iTunes iTunes exe C Program Files Internet Explorer iexplore exe C Documents and Settings Jay Local Settings Temp Temporary Directory for hijackthis zip HijackThis exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer SearchURL http www searchv com Processor speed decreases to 1.5 from 1.6 search html R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Bar http www searchv com w search html R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Page http www searchv com w search html R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www searchv com w R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www searchv com R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Page http www searchv com w search html R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Page URL http www searchv com w R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Search URL http www searchv com w search html R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Search CustomizeSearch http www searchv com w search html R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Search SearchAssistant http www searchv com w search html R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer SearchURL Default http www searchv com w O - BHO WinShow module - CC C -AE B- -A B - BA E A - C Documents and Settings Jay Application Data winshow winshow dll O - Toolbar amp Radio - E - F- D - E- A C - C WINDOWS System msdxm ocx O - HKLM Run NvCplDaemon RUNDLL EXE C WINDOWS System NvCpl dll NvStartup O - HKLM Run nwiz nwiz exe install O - HKLM Run CMESys quot C Program Files Common Files CMEII CMESys exe quot O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottime O - HKLM Run iTunesHelper C Program Files iTunes iTunesHelper exe O - HKCU Run MSMSGS quot C Program Files Messenger msmsgs exe quot background O - HKCU Run Steam C Program Files Steam Steam exe -silent O - Global Startup GStartup lnk C Program Files Common Files GMT GMT exe O - Global Startup PrecisionTime lnk C Program Files PrecisionTime PrecisionTime exe O - Global Startup Date Manager lnk C Program Files Date Manager DateManager exe O - Global Startup MSupdater exe O - Extra button Related HKLM O - Extra Tools menuitem Show amp Related Links HKLM O - DPF F -B - -A -B BB A C - http a g akamai net pple com bonnie us win QuickTimeInstaller exe O - DPF - E - E-A AB- D C ADFDE - http a g akamai net W win - TtzS iTunesSetup exe O - DPF F C AA- B- -BA - A BB F Update Class - http v windowsupdate microsoft com CAB x unicode iuctl CAB O - DPF D CDB E-AE D- CF- B - Shockwave Flash Object - http download macromedia com pub shockwave cabs flash swflash cab nbsp

A:Processor speed decreases to 1.5 from 1.6

Rescan with HiJackThis and put a check next to the following. After you do so, make sure you didn't miss any entries. Now close all browser and outlook windows and click "Fix Checked". After you do so, restart your computer and then post a fresh HiJackThis log.

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer,SearchURL =
http://www.searchv.com/search.html
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar =
http:/www.searchv.com/w/search.html
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page =
http://www.searchv.com/w/search.html
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page =
http://www.searchv.com/w/
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page =
http://www.searchv.com/
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page =
http://www.searchv.com/w/search.html
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL =
http://www.searchv.com/w/
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL =
http://www.searchv.com/w/search.html
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,CustomizeSearch =
http://www.searchv.com/w/search.html
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,SearchAssistant =
http://www.searchv.com/w/search.html
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchURL,(Default) =
http://www.searchv.com/w/
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/processor-speed-decreases-to-1-5-from-1-6.175254/
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While examining the properties of "My Computer", I noticed that the specs were as follows:

AMD Athlon XP 1800+
1.49Ghz
256MB RAM

This is odd because the PC that I have was purchased with (and prior to today stated) 1.99Ghz and 512MB RAM. How could this be and where can I go to fix this problem...
 

A:processor speed and RAM not accurate...

You can here and take there test and see what it says.
http://pcpitstop.com/
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/processor-speed-and-ram-not-accurate.284392/
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I want to upgrade my PC with a faster AMD K6-2 533MHz processor.

My motherboard supports a bus speed up to 100 MHz. The processor I have runs at 133MHz.

It's a super socket 7 motherboard. All dimensions and voltages are compatible.

But the bus speed of the processor is faster than the motherboard. (133 vs. 100)

Can I upgrade to with this processor?
 

A:AMD K6-2 Processor Upgrade/bus speed

Hi Rain Man
I think you are probably running at a bus speed of 66 now with a multiplyer of 2. 66x2 =132. To get to 500 you would need 100 X 5 =500. Any way you need to check with your motherboard's manufactures web site to see if the motherboard will support the faster chip. They should give a listing of the speeds and type of processor the board will support.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/amd-k6-2-processor-upgrade-bus-speed.40787/
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Hi Folks, I have got an AMD processor 2.4+ GHz andAsus A7N8X-X Motherboard. I have recently realized that during boot up it shows 1.8 GHz it used to show 2.4 GHz. I dont know what happened, does it mean that my pc is running at 2.4 or 1.8 as it is displayed during boot up, how can i correct it?

Cheers.
 

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I was given an older Toshiba laptop as a donation. It is a :

Windows ME
Toshiba Satelite 2800 v1.01 (toshiba 2805-5202)
Version 4.90.3000 Build 3000
System type x-86 based pc
Processor Pentium (r) 111
384 MB RAM

How can I find out the processor speed?
 

A:how do I find out the processor speed?

Without downloading anhything you can go to Start -> Run -> type DXIDIAG and press ENTER. It should tell you the speed.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/how-do-i-find-out-the-processor-speed.511543/
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About 5 months ago I could download a game at speeds around .8 or .9 megabyts p/second. Now, for whatever reason, my computer is never jumping above .38 m/p/s...
Also, for whatever reason, I see that some of my processors out of four will jump up and down in usage for no reason. I would have my 2nd and 3rd proc's just jump up and down to 80 percent workload and then drop for two seconds, just to repeat the cycle perfectly.. Im not sure if that has something to do with it, but it's certainly an issue id like help on. I really do appreciate and knowledge on this problem that you would be able to share with me.
Also the speed of my download will drop to about .013 m/p/s for maybe a minute, the go back to the classic .39 :/
 

A:Processor and speed issues

I would suggest starting here.

http://www.techspot.com/community/t...lware-preliminary-removal-instructions.58138/

Sounds like malware or something to me.

Ensure your antivirus, firewall and windows are up to date and run a full scan.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/processor-and-speed-issues.181503/
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When i updated my bios, the processor i have (Athlon 2800+) was underclocked to 1250/100 mhz. ive never overclocked my computers and im not sure whether setting it back to its default speed will mess up my computer in any way. And to set it back, what should i change my cpu multiplier to? thanks.

*I believe i have problems with AGP aperture size, and memory timings also, my AGP aperture size is 32 MB, and memory timings with PC2700 ram is RAS 7, RCD 3, and RP 3. any help on this would also be great
 

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Hi folks, good day to all
This comp is equiped with 200mgh Pentium R chip with MMX, 64mb ram, 2.5gig hd, 98se. When this comp came to me the clock speed was set to 60, and the multiplier was set to 2 which = a processor speed of 120(I`m new to this so if I am wrong please correct me), I have no idea why this was set this way. I have pulled the Pentium chip, and it is MMX. I thought this was a waste of speed since the chip was a 200mgh, so I proceded to increase the clock to 66, and the multiplier to 3, which = 200 or so right. Well when I go into bios the processor speed is still 120mgh, and should be 200 if I am correct. Is there something I need to do more than I have to achieve 200mgh? Thanks for your time, and any info.

Regards
Mike Peters
 

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Sons Dell E1705 has an intermittant condition where it slows to a crawl and the processor fan goes to high with no applications running. Appears the processor is dropping from 1800 to 800 MHz during this fault. Looking for a way to monitor what the processor *thinks* it is doing.

A:processor status/speed

XP or Vista?A couple of different ones here:http://www.benchmarkhq.ru/english.html?/be_cpu.htmlI've never had to use one, yet

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/209260/processor-statusspeed/
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I have an AMD Phenom X4 9950 Black Edition on an ASRock N68C-SUCC motherboard.

It is rated at 2600 MHz but every time I check it using PC Wizard I am told it is running at 1305 MHz, even when I know it is being intensively used.

Is there any way I can force it to run at 2600 MHz permanently, I appreciate it will mean a little more power use but am not worried about that.

I am sure that I have also turned off the Cool 'N Quiet feature of the motherboard.
 

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Other than CPUID, is there any utility out there that will tell you your true Processor speed (NOT the the Manufacturers rating) ??????

Thanx in Advance

A:True Processor Speed

this seems to work pretty well i used this to compare my rig when i overclocked it

CPU Speed Pro Software - CPU Benchmark Ranking, CPU Comparison and Processor Speed Test. Stress Test the REAL speed of your Intel or AMD CPU

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/132183-true-processor-speed.html
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Not sure if this is the right forum to post this, but here I go.

The Story: I have a Dell Dimension E510 with 1gb of RAM Intel (R) Pentium (R) 4 CPU 3.00GHz with a processor speed of 533 MHz. I recently bought a 4 GB (Newegg.com - G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model F2-6400CL5D-4GBPQ), with a processor speed of ddr2 800 and installed it. After going into bios, it says


Installed Memory = 4.0GB
Memory Speed = 533MHz
Memory Channel Mode = Dual Interleaved
Memory Technology = DDR2 SDRAM


Why is my memory speed still 533 MHz and not 800 MHz? Can I change this?

A:Change Processor Speed

A pentium 4 3.0Ghz CPU has a front side bus speed 133Mhz. And quad pumped 133x4 is 533Mhz.

Now, your RAM is DDR2 ram, so you take the FSB speed of 133Mhz and double it to 266Mhz (DDR part). Then you take the x2 part and take 266 x 2 = 533Mhz.

Thus, your RAM is going to run at 533Mhz. The way to increase the RAM speed is to overclock the CPU and increase it's FSB speed. You could then take the FSB to 200 and then that would run your ram at 800Mhz. However, the Dell is not likely going to let you make these changes.

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/192557-change-processor-speed.html
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A:pwoblem with speed of AMD processor

Your FSB is not set correctly.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/pwoblem-with-speed-of-amd-processor.292849/
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A:Processor Speed Reduced.

You might like to start with steps as listed here: Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7

Also, with all due respect, the G31 motherboards are rather cheap and I'd be a little skeptical as to the reliability and performance of those motherboards. I had a couple, and had several problems. I have since learned to spend a few extra dollars on the motherboard, and spend less on repairs and and stress medication

You may have a fairly messed up system, trying to install Windows x86 over x64, and then using an XP disk. Perhaps a clean install would be a good place to start?

http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/238124-processor-speed-reduced.html
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Hi again! When I built my computer I installed a 2.1 GHz processor. However when the system boots up, it says that the processor is a 1.4 GHz. Is my processor defective or something else? I have an Athlon.

thanks a lot
 

A:wrong processor speed

Have you checked your bus speed in the BIOS?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/wrong-processor-speed.192252/