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Windows 7: Motherboard showing the wrong CPU

01 Apr 2013   #1

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
Motherboard showing the wrong CPU

I have a i5 3570k CPU and Asus P8H77V-LK Motherboard

but on the BIOS it says i5 3330 3.00Ghz and also on the device manager too

I get 10mins of google chrome or any other program and the whole system freezes

Can I anyone please help me on this?\


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01 Apr 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit

Hi yeyo

Have you tried updating the bios ?

Current version : Version 1001

Download below link


Use the manual to see how to check on how to update bios .
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01 Apr 2013   #3

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

oh yes I did update the BIOS too

this is also the picture

shows here to that it is updated
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02 Apr 2013   #4

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Help please?

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02 Apr 2013   #5

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1

Has this processor always been in that PC, or did you just upgrade it?
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02 Apr 2013   #6

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

It has always been the same CPU on it I just bought all of the parts october of last year
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02 Apr 2013   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Have you tried clearing the CMOS? I have that problem on a previous system, in terms of getting the proper number of cores to be recognized after a CPU-swap.
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