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Low Benchmark Scores Phenom 9600 4GBRAM


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#1 Korki Buchek

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 07:57 PM

Hi!
I've been struggling with my low bMark scores:

WinRAR 454 w/TLB fix diabled Avg scores for my system ~1,100
Call Juarez 30 FPS Avg score = 45

I suspect I have a dead core (or 2!) Any way to check for a dead core?

Thanks, John

My system:
OS : Windows Vista Home Premium SP1
CPU Name : AMD Phenom X4 (Agena)9600 Quad-Core
Architecture : x64 Platform : Socket AM2/AM2+
Physical Core : 4 Clock : 2300.00 MHz

L1 I-Cache : 64 KB
L1 D-Cache : 64 KB
L2 Cache : 512 KB [Full:2300.14 MHz]
L3 Cache : 2048 KB
Memory : 3327 MB

North Bridge : 780G
South Bridge : SB700
Video Chip :ATI Radeon HD 3870

BIOS Vendor : American Megatrends Inc.
BIOS Version : GATEWA - 20080218
BIOS Date : 02/18/2008
SM BIOS Caption : 7B3G1P04
SM BIOS Version : 2.5
Mother Vendor : Gateway
Mother Product : Foxconn
Mother Version : Piece of Junk
System Vendor : Gateway
System Model : GT5676
BIOS ROM Size : 1024 KB
Mother Vendor : Gateway

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#2 Sterling14

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 08:53 PM

I wouldn't think you would have a dead core. You can check just by going to task manager and clicking the performance tab. If you have a quad-core processor, you should see four threads under cpu usage history like this http://www.yafla.com/dforbes/images/call_of_duty4.png .
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#3 Sneakycyber

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Posted 27 January 2009 - 06:31 PM

:thumbsup: To Bleeping computer. What are you comparing your Benchmark scores to? Also what software are you using to Benchmark your CPU? Take a look at Tomshardware.com They benchmark CPUS with many different software suites you can download a few for free and compare your results.
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