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View the current clock Speed of a CPU in OS X? [Resolved]

Does anyone know of a utility to see the current speed of the processor?

To be clear, I'm not looking for the model/speed of the CPU, but rather what the CPU is currently clocked at (i.e. it will reduce speed if it overheats).

Question Credit: Kyle Brandt
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Asked June 17, 2019
Tags: macos
Posted Under: Apple
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There is a tool that does that called Intel® Power Gadget.

It will show the current load and Frequency

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And Version 3.5.3 on macOS (latest is 3.5.5):

version 3.5.3 on macOS

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Answered June 17, 2019
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