Dell's Throttlegate: Is a defect turning a 2.2GHz CPU into 100MHz?

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Dell's Throttlegate: Is a defect turning a 2.2GHz CPU into 100MHz? | The Toybox | ZDNet.com

A growing number of users on Web message boards have been complaining about “inexplicably aggressiveâ€Â￾ throttling policies on Dell Latitude E6500 and E6400 laptops.

According to a Slashdot reader, the throttling is restricting CPUs to less than 5 percent of theoretical maximums at room temperature.
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