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Windows 7: T7300 rating

31 Oct 2009   #1

T7300 rating

Hi! I seem to have a problem with my processor rating, but only in the final version. I have installed previous beta versions and my processor always had a rating of 5.2 (it's a Core 2 Duo T7300@ 2 Ghz). If it was only the problem of the rating, I wouldn't mind. But the computer is very slow. Do you have any ideeas? I rerun the assesment tool but with the same result. I checked the BIOS, everything looks ok. My computer is a Dell Inspiron 1520 laptop, it it helps, and Dell provides no driver support for this model in Win7.

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31 Oct 2009   #2

7600.20510 x86

Some kind of throttling on the cpu that might not be working correctly. Look at bios options for that or utilities from Dell that you installed.
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13 Nov 2009   #3

windows 7

Hi. Im having the same problem. I have an LG R500 CP50P (its also a core 2 duo t7300 @ 2ghz) and my windows experience index on the cpu is 3.1. It was higher on Vista I remenber. Also Super Pi on Vista for 2M gave me 1m01s, and now on 7 it gives me 1m42s... I have no idea of what might be wrong! Can anyone help ?
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13 Nov 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64

Update the BIOS and chipset, and as has been mentioned, disable any power options either in Windows or the BIOS.
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14 Nov 2009   #5

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate SP1

Try resetting the BIOS to factory defaults (default configuration).
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14 Nov 2009   #6


Solvet the problem. It was the CPU throttling. Unplugged the AC adapter and the battery, waited adout 5 minutes and I was back in business. The CPU throttling was somehow affected by Virtual Box. Hope this helps other users.
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14 Nov 2009   #7

windows 7

Well, I solved mine as well. I recently had to send the laptop for repairs ( GPU die on me) and they messed around in the BIOS. Reseting the BIOS to factory defaults helped... I think it might have had something to do with the fan settings.
My cpu on the windows experience index is now of 5.1. Thanks for the help guys
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