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windows shows different CPU speed than bios

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which is more accurate? does being in windows just raise the cpu speed? right clicking on my computer, going to properties shows 3.79ghz

but in bios it's quite lower than that, i forget by how much

what's going on? how do i know what i'm running at?

ty
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check CPU-Z for clock speeds mate thumb.gif
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heh ok cool ty
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