Windows 8: How To Find Your CPU Speed

To find your CPU speed on Windows is easy:

  1. From the Metro UI Click on Settings.
  2. Click on More Settings Under Control Panel.
  3. Then Click on System.

Alternate Method

  1. Go to the start menu.
  2. Right-click the My Computer for Windows XP or “Computer” for Vista and Windows 7.
  3. Choose Properties from the context menu that appears.
  4. Your computer processor’s brand name and CPU speed will be displayed.


I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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