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CPU-Z Reading Incorrectly?

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So right now I have my E6300 overclocked to 2.82 Ghz, which is 402 x 7. My uGuru panel sees it, Bios sees it, so does the system display in windows... but CPU-Z is telling me it's 402 x 6 and therefore 2.4ish. Is there something wrong with CPU-Z, or what?
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Well, one sure way to find out is download another program such as everest.

If still reading the same, something probably got reset during startup.
    
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Run orthos then check it. Watch it jump to what you have it at.

You have to disable speedstep or something like that for CPU-Z to read the clock correctly. on my motherboard, it's called C1E.

Hope that helps!
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Everest gets it right too... but that still leaves the question... why is CPU-Z getting it wrong?
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