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Old 12-04-2007, 01:20 PM   #1
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Default Cpu Con??

I recently ordered a 3200+ AMD Socket A Sempron 2.2GHz. When placing this in my system I get 1.84GHz Athlon? Flashed bios still same issue.

On the CPU it states SEMPRON...

Have I been conned on is it down to my PC?
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Old 12-04-2007, 03:05 PM   #2
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You were likely not conned, sometimes older boards will not properly recognize a CPU.

Simply manually figure out the FSB and multiplier and entire those in the BIOS.
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Old 12-04-2007, 06:41 PM   #3
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The athlon would prob perform better anyways, if it is an athlon 1.8.
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lol socket a, they still make those?
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This thread is a bit old don't you think??
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well, the rules state its up to a mod between 20 and 30 days, so they have to decide. after 30 days, it gets closed regardless, but this might still have some life in it.

as for socket a processors? im sure they have been discontinued.
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