Changing cpuid - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > Overclocking and Modding
Closed Thread
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-15-2008, 03:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
The Bulldog
zmatt's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: In an empty Ramen packet
Posts: 4,660
Default Changing cpuid

There were some tests carried out by arstechnica a while back where they switched around cpuids and ran pcmark05. Does anyone know how they did this? I thought cpuids were locked. Or did they trick pcmark05 into reading a different one?

<<<<<<<Rep is always welcome
Ultimate Guitar exercises/ Songs for technique
zmatt is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
EP45-DSR3 Chipset not showing properly in CPUID PC Wizard 2008 mikeynavy1976 Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 1 07-31-2008 01:42 AM
CPUID HWmonitor? braz Overclocking and Modding 6 02-24-2008 03:13 PM
Memory changing mhz Captain Murphy Overclocking and Modding 7 11-16-2007 10:47 PM
AVG changing files??? fifreak3 Microsoft Windows and Software 0 05-06-2007 11:27 PM
mobo CPU fan changing tone smurph Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 4 04-20-2007 06:06 AM

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:20 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.