Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-08-2009, 10:50 PM   #11
Golden Master
 
sniperviper21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: USA
Posts: 5,438
Default Re: Quad core as a Pentium III?

he just posted he did the trick that Kage said, and posted he had 2 cores. so we kind jacked the OPs thread lol

Sry op

i get carried away sometimes..
__________________

__________________
You got to have a Fiddle in the band!
sniperviper21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2009, 08:37 PM   #12
Baseband Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 37
Default Re: Quad core as a Pentium III?

Yes, it does show there are 4 cores.
__________________

a_giunta67 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-09-2009, 09:48 PM   #13
Golden Master
 
Cabbs's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 7,912
Send a message via AIM to Cabbs
Default Re: Quad core as a Pentium III?

http://www.cpuid.com/cpuz.php

Download that. It'll tell you everything about your CPU.
__________________
=Like anime? Come to AnimeAppeal.com!=
||DFI UT P35||Q9550@3400 Mhz||Geil 4GB RAM||Radeon 5770||
Cabbs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-10-2009, 09:30 AM   #14
Golden Master
 
Kage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 13,873
Send a message via MSN to Kage
Default Re: Quad core as a Pentium III?

Could it be that the motherboard firmware is picking up a different chip name, as it may not be updated to recognise the name on the CPU but still use all the functionality of it? :s Just an idea...
__________________

__________________
Abit IP35 Pro / Q6600 G0 / Zalman 9700 / 8800GTS 640mb / 4x 2GB Corsair XMS / X-FI Xtreme M / 1x 1TB / Antec 900 / Logitech Z-5500 / Samsung 20inch
Kage is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:53 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0