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what excactly is stepping
is it for cpu's or what?
im confused
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stepping is like the batch number for a cpu.

when a model of cpu is released it will have a certain number....there may be revisions of the cpu that get assigned a different batch number.

some steppings are better than others.

your stepping is like a 5 character code in the second line of print on the cpu

eg. mine is LBBWE
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Originally Posted by TedSexington
stepping is like the batch number for a cpu.

when a model of cpu is released it will have a certain number....there may be revisions of the cpu that get assigned a different batch number.

some steppings are better than others.
just to add to that. Its found on the top of the cpu. Its the second line of text.
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ooohhhh it all makes sence now!!
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