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System Properties displays 2 CPU speeds

    I'm cleaning up this really old laptop for a relative of mine. I went into System Properties to see what the specs are and it lists 2 different CPU speeds (see attachment for screen shot).
     Can someone please tell me what the actual CPU speed is and why its listing it as 2 different speeds?
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Intel SpeedStep technology.  When running on battery, it conserves power by stepping down the CPU's speed.
john8217Author Commented:
That's interesting.
Looks like I learned 2 things today (that, and what that flag meant in the notification area). Thank you.

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