Photoshop CS3 and Illy CS3 say my 2.8GHZ is 3221 MHz?!

Discussion in 'Mac Pro' started by mgsarch, Mar 25, 2008.

  1. mgsarch macrumors regular

    Jan 19, 2008
    So I just opened the CS3 System Info out of curiousity.


    Operating System: Mac OS 10.5.2
    System architecture: Intel CPU Family:6, Model:23, Stepping:6 with MMX, SSE Integer, SSE FP, SSE2
    Physical processor count: 8
    Processor speed: 3221 MHz
    Built-in memory: 10240 MB


    I ordered a 2.8Ghz Mac Pro from Amazon.

    About This Mac sees 2.8Ghz.

    What's going on!? I got all excited that I was shipped the wrong model .... haha
  2. scottydawg macrumors 6502


    Jan 22, 2008
    Sacramento, CA
    Mine says the same thing and I have 3.0 setup... hmmm
  3. mgsarch thread starter macrumors regular

    Jan 19, 2008
    I just noticed something else funny. Actually, I don't how funny I think this is. Both Illustrator and Photoshop, probably the whole suite only see 3GB of my 10GB ram. Photoshop sees the full 10gb but will only let me allocate 3GB. Also while sifting through the illy system info I saw this:

    OS: OS X
    Version: 41.78
    System Architecture: PowerPC
    Built-In Memory: 2047 MB

    If you ever need your serial without digging up the info photoshop shows it in the system info. Illy seems to cut off the last 4 digits- weird.

    Adobe is weird. I wonder where they pull the data for this.
  4. mgsarch thread starter macrumors regular

    Jan 19, 2008
    Just to clarify- This is an INTEL 2.8GHZ 8-core MP. Somewhere in there I saw it said my system is 32-bit also. That might explain the 3GB ram but still ... WTF adobe ...

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