IntelBX80562Q6600
IntelBX80684I39100F

4 Cores, 4 Threads @2.4GHz, Core.
Release date: Q1 2007.

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4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.6GHz, Coffee Lake.
Release date: Q2 2019.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 48,826 user samples
42,383 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 32% Base clock 2.4 GHz
Worst Bench: 18% Base clock 2.4 GHz
Poor: 18% Great: 32%
SPEED RANK: 816th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
6,443 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 86% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 66% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 66% Great: 86%
SPEED RANK: 66th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
25 % 79.6 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+218%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
37.6 Pts 121 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
+222%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
75 Pts 238 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
+217%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
140 Pts 445 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+218%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
143 Pts 450 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+215%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
47.2 Pts 129 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
+173%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
94 Pts 254 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
+170%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
186 Pts 491 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+164%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
186 Pts 490 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+163%
Market Share
Based on 22,711,973 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.15 % 0.4 % Hugely higher market share.
+167%
Value
Value For Money
27.8 % 110 % Hugely better value.
+296%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
67 % 161 % Hugely more popular.
+140%
Price
Price (score)
$190 $86 Much cheaper.
+55%
Age
Newest
155 Months 8 Months Hugely more recent.
+95%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
105 Watts 65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+38%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 4 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
65 nm 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+78%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.4 GHz 3.6 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+50%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
2.4 GHz 4.2 GHz Much faster turbo frequency.
+75%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
187 Pts 494 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+164%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
144 Pts 455 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+216%
Series
CPU Architecture
Core Coffee Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
LGA775 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None None
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'07 Q2'19
Cache
Cache
8 MB L2 6 MB SmartCache
Lithography
Lithography
65 nm 14 nm
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
1066 MHz FSB 8 GT/s DMI3
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
No 2.0
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
No Yes

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The Core2 Quad Q6600 is over 7 years old which is a lot of processor lifetimes! This particular model has been included in the group test simply as a reference because of its exceptional popularity back when it was at the forefront of technological advance. The Q6600's four physical cores demonstrate exceptional overclocking capacity and often achieve in excess of 40% performance increases. Modern Quad core processors offer nearly three times more performance on both single and multi-core workloads. There have also been lots of non-processing related improvements in the platform over the last 7 years which include SATA 600 MB/s, USB 3.0 PCIe and more. [Mar '14 CPUPro]

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Intel’s Core i3-9100F is a quad-core 9th generation Coffee Lake desktop processor. It features base / boost clocks of 3.6 / 4.2 GHz, 6 MB of cache, a 65W TDP and it ships with a cooler. Gamers should pair the 9100F with a Z390 motherboard and unlock higher XMP RAM speeds. This will deliver up to a 15% fps boost which is well worth it considering that many Z390 boards are available for around $100 USD (here is one of the builds from our EFps test lab). The 9100F has great single core performance coupled with a strong memory sub system. This enables it to deliver excellent all round performance, easily holding its own against far pricier CPUs for the majority of use cases. The heavily hyped 12 threaded 6 core Ryzen 3600 barely pulls ahead in any of the top five games[Oct '19 CPUPro]

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