Average Bench: 33.5% (1113th of 1275)

Based on 3,889 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000006FD, , BFEBFBFF000006FB Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU E2160 @ 1.80GHz
Poor: 21%Average: 33.5% Great: 41%
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation 22%

Poor average bench

The Intel Pentium Dual E2160 averaged 66.4% 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.


Avg. Memory Latency 59.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 25.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium Dual E2160 is 20.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium Dual E2160 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 50.2Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 49.7Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 3,889 samples)
Min Avg Max
34.1 Memory 59.2 72.8
15.3 1-Core 25.4 28.3
24.1 2-Core 47 56.4
31.2% 43.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
28 4-Core 48.3 56.5
31.3 8-Core 49.7 56.7
6.65% 49 Pts
Min Avg Max
31 64-Core 50.2 56.9
3.4% 50.2 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz
Memory 64.4
1-Core 27.6
2-Core 50
34% 47.3 Pts
4-Core 53.2
8-Core 52.3
7% 52.8 Pts
64-Core 51.7
4% 51.7 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz
Memory 62.9
1-Core 22.5
2-Core 42.3
31% 42.6 Pts
4-Core 42.4
8-Core 38.4
6% 40.4 Pts
64-Core 36.4
2% 36.4 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 49.2
1-Core 27.9
2-Core 54.2
29% 43.8 Pts
4-Core 54.2
8-Core 56.1
8% 55.2 Pts
64-Core 54
4% 54 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 44.9
1-Core 28.1
2-Core 54.4
28% 42.5 Pts
4-Core 54.6
8-Core 54.3
7% 54.4 Pts
64-Core 54.9
4% 54.9 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 47.1
1-Core 24.5
2-Core 31.5
25% 34.4 Pts
4-Core 41.2
8-Core 41.8
6% 41.5 Pts
64-Core 43.5
3% 43.5 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 34.9
1-Core 24
2-Core 54
24% 37.6 Pts
4-Core 53.7
8-Core 49.9
7% 51.8 Pts
64-Core 52.5
4% 52.5 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,721,092 CPUs tested.


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Gaming 2%
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Desktop 33%
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Workstation 2%
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DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor E2160 (1M Cache, 1.80 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
Code NameConroe
Launch DateQ3'06
Processor NumberE2160
# of Cores2
Cache1 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography65 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.5V
Recommended Price$60.00
Clock Speed1.8 GHz
Bus Speed800 MHz FSB
Max TDP65 W
FSB ParityNo

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)No
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
Demand Based SwitchingNo


Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA775
Processing Die Size77 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors105 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo


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20 months ago.

Feeling nostalgic about this piece of hardware still on my shelf. It ran in my pc for months at 3.2GHz. The best thing about it was that I could seamlessly transition to Q9400 without replacing the motherboard.

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