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mohamadch
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i7 6820hk getting to max 3.16-3.19ghz only on turbo boost !!??? HOW TO FIX IT ???

title is the question, why ???

alienware 17 r4 6820hk

16gb ram

gtx 1070 8gb vram

how to FIX this ?? Max speed 3.16-3.19Ghz without any overclock !!!??? look at the picture attached, alienware staff why is this the max speed my i7-6820HK getting ??? isn't it supposed to turbo boos to around 3.6ghz without any overclock ??? I have the latest bios installed, 1.0.9

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mohamadch
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

shouldn't it get to around 3.4ghz ?

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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

Hi,

 

Update the BIOS version here:

 

http://dell.to/2kevLn6


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mohamadch
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

I did and it did nothing

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mohamadch
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

What is the max it should get with no overclock ?

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mohamadch
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how to FIX this ?? Max speed 3.16-3.19Ghz without any overclock !!!??? i7-6820HK + GTX 1070

how to FIX this ?? Max speed 3.16-3.19Ghz without any overclock !!!??? look at the picture attached, alienware staff why is this the max speed my i7-6820HK getting ??? isn't it supposed to turbo boos to around 3.6ghz without any overclock ??? I have the latest bios installed, 1.0.9

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mohamadch
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

even the 6700hq can turbo boost faster than the 6820hk

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mohamadch
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

any alienware staff can assist with this please ??

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mohamadch
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.19ghz while gaming why ???

setting power options to high performance does nothing

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eternalkp
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RE: i7 6820hk getting to max 3.16-3.19ghz only on turbo boost !!??? HOW TO FIX IT ???

you obviously do not understand skylake.

i7 6820hk Hyper-Threading clocked at 2.7 - 3.6 GHz (4 cores: max. 3.2 GHz, 2 cores: max. 3.4 GHz)

if you want higher frequency, you have to do it manually in bios. don't waste your time with AW factory level 1, 2, 3 nonsense.

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