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i5 3470s - Base Clock Speed? 2.9Ghz? 3.4Ghz?

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i5 3470s
ASUS P8P67 LE

10Gb PC3 10,600
Windows 10 Pr 64Bit

Question...with out even touching OC...this thing runs at 2.9Ghz...is this correct?
As some one told me that these should be running at 3.4Ghz stock, but can go up to 4.4Ghz!?

What have i done wrong? Why is this not running at the 3.4Ghz (if the above statment is correct?)

ps-currently got mine running about 3.0Ghz
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According to the specifications below, it has a base frequency of 2.9 GHz with a Turbo that can go as high as 3.6 GHz, but it doesn't mean that it always will; 3.6 GHz is just the highest it can go at stock.

 

http://ark.intel.com/products/68315

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post #3 of 5
With your board you should be able to get it to run at 3.8Ghz or so on all 4 cores.

A regular 3470 will have a base clock of 3.2Ghz, but because you bought the s variant, it has a lower base clock to be sold as a lower TDP part.
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cool cool...

need to find the forum on ASUS P8P67 LE overing clocking now...

merci all
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Won't be hard. The voltage shouldn't need to be much higher than stock, if it needs a change at all. You might just need to turn off a power saving feature or 2 and bump the multi up to 37\38.
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