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I have a i5 2500k GA-Z68AP-D3 motherboard , and all I did in the bios is just make the 33 to 42 in cpu ratio to overclock it. And this is what I see in cpu-z

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That is normal. The energy saving features downclock the processor when there is little to no load on it. Throw P95 on and watch it jump to the 4200 level
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Originally Posted by arram;15575923 
I have a i5 2500k GA-Z68AP-D3 motherboard , and all I did in the bios is just make the 33 to 42 in cpu ratio to overclock it. And this is what I see in cpu-z

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have you disabled Speed Step in the BIOS?biggrin.gif
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You need to disable speedstep and C1e to keep it at what you set it too. Like Dennyb said, load that chip and watch it fly!!
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yeah prime95 diff showed it lol. so idle itll always be like that?
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i couldnt find speedstep in my bios? where would i find it
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i couldnt find speedstep in my bios? where would i find it

it's called Intel Speedstep or EIST.
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post #8 of 25
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yeah prime95 diff showed it lol. so idle itll always be like that?

Yes, unless you disable EIST and maybe C1...but most folks like to have the energy saving features on. They work very well with 2500 K chips and have no ill effects on the overclock
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post #9 of 25
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Hmm weird I dont see either feature anywhere in the bios?
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these are all i have in my bios:

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