AMD Processors
Decrease font size
Increase font size
Topic Title: FSB on Athlon64 3000+
Topic Summary:
Created On: 06/08/2005 08:11 PM
Status: Read Only
Linear : Threading : Single : Branch
Search Topic Search Topic
Topic Tools Topic Tools
View similar topics View similar topics
View topic in raw text format. Print this topic.
 06/08/2005 08:11 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
vladomkd
Junior Member

Posts: 6
Joined: 05/24/2005

i was wondering whether athlon64 3000+ s.939 has support for the 2000MT/s FSB or this FSB is used only by the superior models such as 4000+ or FX processors. i thought that each athlon 64 s.939 cpu supports the 2000 MT/s FSB but now i'm not so sure since every program that i had run (including cpu-z) says my cpu's FSB is 200 MHz and not 1000 MHz as i thought it should be. my mobo is MSI K8N Neo4-F and it supports 2000MT/s FSB.
 06/08/2005 09:09 PM
User is offline View Users Profile Print this message

Author Icon
flippin_waffles
Senior Member

Posts: 1535
Joined: 02/09/2004

you are getting the HT (hypertransport) and the cpu core clock confused. the core clock speed (fsb) is 200mhz on s939 A64 cpu's and s940's. the HT is what runs at 2000mhz on s939 A64 cpu's as a muliti of the core clock speed. the cpu speed is also a multi of this clock speed. (1800mhz=9x200mhz)
Statistics
112018 users are registered to the AMD Processors forum.
There are currently 0 users logged in.

FuseTalk Hosting Executive Plan v3.2 - © 1999-2014 FuseTalk Inc. All rights reserved.



Contact AMD Terms and Conditions ©2007 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Privacy Trademark information