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  1. #1

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    Hi guys,

    I need your help, I have recently bought a laptop, which is refurbished. First two month it was working without any issue since one day I got a BSOD with the message Driver_Power_state_failure. In order to fix it I ran the test to get dump files and it showed that my device is overclocking, please take a look below.

    I would like to ask your help how to stop that overclocking and what caused it, because I didn't do that?

    BTW, the device runs win8 64x

    Thanks in advance and have a nice day.

    CPUID: "Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3517U CPU @ 1.90GHz"MaxSpeed: 1900CurrentSpeed: 2395 Processor may be overclocked!Expected Frequency: 1900Actual Frequency: 2395Overclock Ratio: 1.26053 BIOS Version 65CN89WW BIOS Release Date 09/04/2012 Manufacturer LENOVO Product Name IdeaPad U310

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    It's called "Turbo Frequency", your CPU can go up to 3.0GHz, you don't need to be concerned, I believe.
    ARK | Intel® Core? i7-3517U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.00 GHz)
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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