Average Bench: 42.9% (913th of 1316)

Based on 1,289 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00010676, BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E8300 @ 2.83GHz
Poor: 33%Average: 42.9% Great: 48%
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo E8300 averaged 57.1% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 70.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 47.5Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo E8300 is just 14.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo E8300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 93.5Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 93.2Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,289 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.4 Memory 70.4 78.6
33.1 1-Core 47.5 51.5
55.3 2-Core 90.9 102
45.3% 69.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
62.2 4-Core 91.8 103
67.1 8-Core 93.2 103
12.6% 92.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
66.4 64-Core 93.5 103
6.3% 93.5 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.1
1-Core 49.4
2-Core 100
50% 76.3 Pts
4-Core 100
8-Core 97.7
14% 98.9 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.9
1-Core 51.5
2-Core 101
50% 76.7 Pts
4-Core 102
8-Core 100
14% 101 Pts
64-Core 102
7% 102 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Memory 75.4
1-Core 51.4
2-Core 102
49% 76.4 Pts
4-Core 103
8-Core 102
14% 102 Pts
64-Core 102
7% 102 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Memory 73.7
1-Core 50.8
2-Core 94
48% 72.8 Pts
4-Core 100
8-Core 99.1
14% 99.8 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.7
1-Core 49.6
2-Core 91.8
44% 68.4 Pts
4-Core 91.5
8-Core 93.3
13% 92.4 Pts
64-Core 92.6
6% 92.6 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Memory 65.9
1-Core 39.5
2-Core 70.2
40% 58.5 Pts
4-Core 76.3
8-Core 88.5
11% 82.4 Pts
64-Core 97.6
7% 97.6 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Memory 65.1
1-Core 45.8
2-Core 74
41% 61.6 Pts
4-Core 73.4
8-Core 82.6
10% 78 Pts
64-Core 86.3
6% 86.3 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Memory 60.3
1-Core 49.8
2-Core 83.8
42% 64.6 Pts
4-Core 71.9
8-Core 52.8
9% 62.3 Pts
64-Core 84.6
6% 84.6 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,966,611 CPUs tested.

Typical Core2 Duo E8300 Builds (Compare 1,919 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Samsung Samsung DeskTop System

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 11% - Very poor Total price: $40

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor E8300 (6M Cache, 2.83 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
Code NameWolfdale
Launch DateQ2'08
Processor NumberE8300
# of Cores2
Cache6 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.3625V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.83 GHz
Bus Speed1333 MHz FSB
Max TDP65 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 Size107 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors410 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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