Average Bench: 41.7% (941st of 1316)

Based on 332 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00010676 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Extreme CPU X9000 @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 27%Average: 41.7% Great: 46%
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core2 Extreme X9000 averaged 58.3% 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 68Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 47.5Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Extreme X9000 is just 19.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Extreme X9000 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 93.6Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 93.6Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 332 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.3 Memory 68 74.2
14.3 1-Core 47.5 61
34.3 2-Core 91.5 120
44.6% 69 Pts
Min Avg Max
34.1 4-Core 92 120
28.9 8-Core 93.6 121
12.6% 92.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
28.4 64-Core 93.6 121
6.3% 93.6 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.7
1-Core 49
2-Core 91.8
46% 70.8 Pts
4-Core 97.6
8-Core 96.8
13% 97.2 Pts
64-Core 95.7
6% 95.7 Pts
Socket 478, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.7
1-Core 50.5
2-Core 100
48% 74.2 Pts
4-Core 97
8-Core 85.4
13% 91.2 Pts
64-Core 54.9
4% 54.9 Pts
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.6
1-Core 50
2-Core 94.1
46% 71.6 Pts
4-Core 94.8
8-Core 99.5
13% 97.2 Pts
64-Core 94.5
6% 94.5 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.4
1-Core 48.8
2-Core 90.5
45% 68.9 Pts
4-Core 89.6
8-Core 89.4
12% 89.5 Pts
64-Core 87.9
6% 87.9 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.9
1-Core 49.4
2-Core 98.4
44% 70.2 Pts
4-Core 73.6
8-Core 93.5
11% 83.6 Pts
64-Core 83.3
6% 83.3 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 56
1-Core 35.5
2-Core 71.9
36% 54.5 Pts
4-Core 72.6
8-Core 72
10% 72.3 Pts
64-Core 71.4
5% 71.4 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 32.9
1-Core 10
2-Core 18.2
16% 20.4 Pts
4-Core 15.6
8-Core 17.7
2% 16.7 Pts
64-Core 18.8
1% 18.8 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,380,686 CPUs tested.

Typical Core2 Extreme X9000 Builds (Compare 85 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Extreme Processor X9000 (6M Cache, 2.80 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
Code NamePenryn
Launch DateQ1'08
Processor NumberX9000
# of Cores2
Cache6 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range1.000V-1.275V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Bus Speed800 MHz FSB
Max TDP44 W
FSB ParityNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size35mm x 35mm
Sockets SupportedPGA478
Processing Die Size107 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors410 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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