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Old 07-09-2005, 12:01 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello, i have an avertac laptop with an 1.8 GHz AMD Athlon XP-M 2200+ processor. My question is, sometimes when i right click my computer and get processor speeds, it will say its running at 500mhz. Does anybody know why that is?

Also, will the new intel pentium-m processors do that ? or will 1.6 ghz really be 1.6 ghz? Thanks
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Old 07-09-2005, 12:02 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I think 500mhz is the FSB. Someone correct me if I'm wrong. Pentium M should be the same thing. The FSB is multiplied to get the final clock speed.
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