Originally posted by: bradster
Just purchased a made to order HP laptop with the ML-40 chip which was an upgrade from the ML-32 stock version... The ML-32 speed was advertised at 1.8 and the ML-40 at 2.2..The laptop's "My Computer" specs show the ML-40 at 1.58..therein lies the confusion (in my head) Can someone out there be kind enough to educate me on this discrepancy? TIA!
Don't use Windows to determine you CPU speed...
You can use the AMD utilities from their site, or go here
for CPU-Z which will tell you your CPU speed in real time and a host of other info about your system...
Athlon 64 3400+ (CG) @ 2.4GHz, Asus K8N-E Deluxe, 2 GB OCZ DDR400, BFG nVidia 6800OC 128MB, Seagate 200GB PATA, Seagate 160GB PATA, Dual Boot XP and x64, Antec 350W Mid-Tower
Athlon 64 3400+ (E3) @ 2.4GHz, Asus K8N-E Deluxe, 2 GB OCZ DDR400, eVGA nVidia 6800 128MB, Seagate 320GB SATA, Vista x64, Antec 350W Mid-Tower