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Windows 7: True Processor Speed

21 Dec 2010   #11
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

I'm glad it worked out.

Happy Holidays!


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21 Dec 2010   #12
fatedquest

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

All the things above don't really give me my true processor speed because they have a problem reading the real core clock in SLFM mode. I use HWinfo32 and Throttlestop to see the real clock speed, multiplier and C0 and CMod values( to ensure not throttling due to thermal control)
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21 Dec 2010   #13
thehappyman

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
This is a mighty fine processor. What do you do with all that power (when you are not gaming)?

When not gaming I spend a lot of time with 64 Bit Adobe CS5 applications (Mostly Photoshop) and 64 bit Adobe "Lightroom 3".

I have roughly 100,000 "large digital pictures", (.jpg's and raw) and I do a lot of batch conversions on them. I also like to play with Adobe Premier, Video Studio 10 (HD Video), and Photoshop Elements - When you are dealing with picture databases of this size it helps to have some "horsepower".

And it never hurts to be listening to your favorite tunes all at the same time (64 bit Itunes) and surfing the INTERNET -
Thats Our world these days - "Multitasking" :):):) The SSD's help a lot too !!!!!!! All on a 30 inch monitor.
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21 Dec 2010   #14
thehappyman

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by pbcopter View Post
I'm glad it worked out.

Happy Holidays!
Happy Holidays to You Too !!!!!
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21 Dec 2010   #15
imeem

Win 7 & 10 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thehappyman View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
This is a mighty fine processor. What do you do with all that power (when you are not gaming)?

When not gaming I spend a lot of time with 64 Bit Adobe CS5 applications (Mostly Photoshop) and 64 bit Adobe "Lightroom 3".

I have roughly 100,000 "large digital pictures", (.jpg's and raw) and I do a lot of batch conversions on them. I also like to play with Adobe Premier, Video Studio 10 (HD Video), and Photoshop Elements - When you are dealing with picture databases of this size it helps to have some "horsepower".

And it never hurts to be listening to your favorite tunes all at the same time (64 bit Itunes) and surfing the INTERNET -
Thats Our world these days - "Multitasking" :):):) The SSD's help a lot too !!!!!!! All on a 30 inch monitor.
you got a heavy duty beast pc :)
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23 Dec 2010   #16
thehappyman

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Found another Utility which correctly reports processor speed - the "INTEL PROCESSOR ID UTILITY" :):):)

True Processor Speed-intelprocid.jpg


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23 Dec 2010   #17
Fumz

7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Sweet rig happy... you're the friggen man!
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25 Dec 2010   #18
thehappyman

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Hey we all know in a year or even much sooner there will be a more powerful video card, a faster processor, faster SSD's, etc, etc. Technology never stops.

My system will be viable for a few years then I'll have to start all over again to stay competitive.
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25 Dec 2010   #19
imeem

Win 7 & 10 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thehappyman View Post
Hey we all know in a year or even much sooner there will be a more powerful video card, a faster processor, faster SSD's, etc, etc. Technology never stops.

My system will be viable for a few years then I'll have to start all over again to stay competitive.
I think ur current rig can last another 4-5 years
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