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CPU-Z yields an impressive data sheet of a computer system's functions and operations. By cutting out a lot of technical and manual searching, this handy freeware generates a list of information that computer lovers will find very helpful.

We had no trouble operating the program's interface since it had practically no command icons. The program is basically like reading a report, though one rich in information. Casual computer users probably won't get much from CPU-Z, since the information it presents is heavily data oriented. However, technophiles will love its attention to detail. The interface features seven tabs that catalog everything from your motherboard's chipset and manufacturer to your clock's technical details. In between, we were able to quickly find information about our PC's memory, cache, graphics, and SPD. CPU-Z lays everything out in easy-to-read tables full of highly technical terms and numbers. Seeking this information out through traditional methods would have taken much longer. The program, unfortunately, doesn't have any special features, though some accompanying charts and graphs would have been nice. Overall, this tool yields an impressive collection of raw data in an easy-to-ready format that makes it easy to use, too.

CPU-Z is freeware. Though those not well versed in technology may be turned off by all that data, computer lovers will discover a lot about their PCs. For them, CPU-Z is a must.

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3 stars

"It tells you everything you already know about your CPU"

October 26, 2012  |  By Toscane

 |  Version: CPU-Z 1.61.3


Another tool in your toolbox.


Easy to go without it. Lots of totally useless information.

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1 stars

"CNET no longer useful source"

September 21, 2012  |  By JenniferMLX

 |  Version: CPU-Z 1.61.3


Unknown - requires installation of multiple programs unrelated to target download.


CNET no longer just lets you download programs. They want you to install a download manager, and with it, additional bloatware.

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1 stars


September 01, 2012  |  By NEVEITT

 |  Version: CPU-Z 1.61.3


Don't know, would I liked to tried the program from descript, but the downloads incessant to install blekko search and homepage was a piece of crap-NO DEAL!!


blekko, I would expect more respect than that!!!



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5 stars

"i now know the specs of my computer because of this :D"

August 08, 2012  |  By drjuanitor

 |  Version: CPU-Z 1.61.3


to many to list


not enough to count

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Full Specifications

Publisher CPUID
Publisher web site http://www.cpuid.com/
Release Date July 22, 2012
Date Added July 22, 2012
Version 1.61.3
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Diagnostic Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.51MB
File Name cpu-z_1.72.1-en.exe
Total Downloads 3,005,464
Downloads Last Week 5,571
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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