Average Bench: 16.6% (1005th of 1206)

Based on 4,015 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000006FD, AFEBFBFF000006FD, BFEBFBFF000006FB, 6C65646F4D006469, BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E4600 @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 10%Average: 16.6% Great: 19%
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 7%
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Terrible average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo E4600 averaged 83.3% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 34.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 63.1Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo E4600 is just 8.99%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo E4600 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 67.1Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 66.2Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,015 samples)
Min Avg Max
18.4 1-Core 34.2 37.8
31.8 2-Core 63.1 75.3
23.2% 48.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
35.7 4-Core 65.1 75.3
37.6 8-Core 66.2 75.6
8.95% 65.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
36.7 64-Core 67.1 75.7
4.5% 67.1 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 35.9
2-Core 73.5
26% 54.7 Pts
4-Core 73.3
8-Core 75.3
10% 74.3 Pts
64-Core 72.8
5% 72.8 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 37.2
2-Core 71.8
26% 54.5 Pts
4-Core 69.7
8-Core 71.7
10% 70.7 Pts
64-Core 70.5
5% 70.5 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 36
2-Core 72.2
25% 54.1 Pts
4-Core 72.5
8-Core 74.5
10% 73.5 Pts
64-Core 72.1
5% 72.1 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 35.8
2-Core 62.5
24% 49.2 Pts
4-Core 73.6
8-Core 72.2
10% 72.9 Pts
64-Core 73.6
5% 73.6 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 36.4
2-Core 57.9
23% 47.2 Pts
4-Core 71.9
8-Core 73.9
10% 72.9 Pts
64-Core 73.2
5% 73.2 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
1-Core 34.7
2-Core 49.1
21% 41.9 Pts
4-Core 74
8-Core 74
10% 74 Pts
64-Core 66.2
4% 66.2 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
1-Core 33.1
2-Core 70
24% 51.5 Pts
4-Core 63.1
8-Core 73.5
9% 68.3 Pts
64-Core 73.9
5% 73.9 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
1-Core 24.4
2-Core 44.6
16% 34.5 Pts
4-Core 47.5
8-Core 42.6
6% 45 Pts
64-Core 48.4
3% 48.4 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,712,895 CPUs tested.

Typical Core2 Duo E4600 Builds (Compare 2,977 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 15%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 755

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 14% - Very poor Total price: $22

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor E4600 (2M Cache, 2.40 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
Code NameConroe
Launch DateQ4'07
Processor NumberE4600
# of Cores2
Cache2 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography65 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.5V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.4 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
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA775
Processing Die Size111 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors167 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

2 years ago.

La CPU è ancora discreta con Windows 10 a 64 bit


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