Average Bench: 40.1% (401st of 971)

Based on 2,687 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q9650 @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 31%Average: 40.1% Great: 51%
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Below average average bench

The Intel Core2 Quad Q9650 averaged 59.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Integer Speed 280Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 74Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Quad Q9650 is just 19.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Quad Q9650 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 169Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 213Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 2,687 samples)
Min Avg Max
61.2 SC Int 74 92.6
36.4 SC Float 43.6 54.9
47.6 SC Mixed 54.9 69.1
46.1% 57.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
194 QC Int 280 364
113 QC Float 165 213
147 QC Mixed 208 267
49.5% 217 Pts
Min Avg Max
220 MC Int 287 365
131 MC Float 169 213
168 MC Mixed 213 269
33.9% 223 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
SC Int 93.3
SC Float 55.6
SC Mixed 70.5
59% 73.1 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 220
QC Mixed 263
64% 282 Pts
MC Int 376
MC Float 221
MC Mixed 269
44% 289 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.1
SC Float 49
SC Mixed 65.4
54% 66.8 Pts
QC Int 358
QC Float 207
QC Mixed 258
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 352
MC Float 210
MC Mixed 262
42% 275 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
SC Int 73.1
SC Float 43.4
SC Mixed 54.5
46% 57 Pts
QC Int 293
QC Float 172
QC Mixed 217
52% 227 Pts
MC Int 292
MC Float 172
MC Mixed 216
34% 227 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 65.1
SC Float 36.4
SC Mixed 48.4
40% 50 Pts
QC Int 261
QC Float 151
QC Mixed 192
46% 201 Pts
MC Int 259
MC Float 153
MC Mixed 191
30% 201 Pts
2,687 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,137,357 CPUs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $229.9913 mins ago.
Send price feedback
Typical Core2 Quad Q9650 Builds (Compare 2,277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 780

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $295

Popular Core2 Quad Q9650 compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark (UBM).
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write and mixed IO.
  • - Checks include: 4k Align, NCQ, TRIM, SATA, USB & S.M.A.R.T.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the highest voted in class.
  • - Find the best upgrades.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2017 CPU Rankings.

Welcome to our desktop CPU comparison. We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by price to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Calculated values don't always paint the whole picture so we check them against hundreds of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Quad Processor Q9650 (12M Cache, 3.00 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
Code NameYorkfield
Launch DateQ3'08
Processor NumberQ9650
# of Cores4
Cache12 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.3625V
Recommended Price$339.00
Clock Speed3 GHz
Bus Speed1333 MHz FSB
Max TDP95 W
FSB ParityNo

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA775
Processing Die Size214 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors820 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

1 month ago.

for big dickers


Your
opinion?
▲Like ▼Dislike

You have viewed 98 pages, please contribute.


971 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $295Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $97
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $350Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $120
Intel Core i5-7600K $210Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $724SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $152SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $56HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $141SanDisk Extreme 16GB $20
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  @Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback