Average Bench: 16.8% (956th of 1159)

Based on 4,438 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T6600 @ 2.20GHz
Poor: 10%Average: 16.8% Great: 19%
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 10%
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Terrible average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo T6600 averaged 83.1% 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

Single Core Integer Speed 47.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 35.2Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo T6600 is just 8.9%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo T6600 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 55.2Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 69.5Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,438 samples)
Min Avg Max
27.4 SC Int 47.3 53.7
15.3 SC Float 28.1 31.5
19.9 SC Mixed 35.2 39.8
29.6% 36.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
52.4 QC Int 92 107
30.7 QC Float 54.2 62.5
40 QC Mixed 68.2 79
16.3% 71.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
53.8 MC Int 94 107
31.3 MC Float 55.2 62.6
39.8 MC Mixed 69.5 79.4
11.1% 72.9 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
SC Int 53.7
SC Float 29.7
SC Mixed 39.8
33% 41.1 Pts
QC Int 107
QC Float 61.6
QC Mixed 79.4
19% 82.7 Pts
MC Int 108
MC Float 62.4
MC Mixed 79.5
13% 83.2 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 53.5
SC Float 31.6
SC Mixed 39.8
33% 41.6 Pts
QC Int 108
QC Float 62.5
QC Mixed 79.2
19% 83.1 Pts
MC Int 108
MC Float 62.7
MC Mixed 79
13% 83.2 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
SC Int 53.4
SC Float 31.7
SC Mixed 39.6
33% 41.6 Pts
QC Int 107
QC Float 59.1
QC Mixed 75.2
18% 80.4 Pts
MC Int 102
MC Float 61.9
MC Mixed 79.3
12% 80.9 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
SC Int 53.6
SC Float 29.8
SC Mixed 39.5
33% 41 Pts
QC Int 106
QC Float 62.6
QC Mixed 75.2
18% 81.3 Pts
MC Int 106
MC Float 61.4
MC Mixed 78.9
12% 82.1 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 52.7
SC Float 29.8
SC Mixed 39.6
33% 40.7 Pts
QC Int 106
QC Float 55.5
QC Mixed 74.5
18% 78.7 Pts
MC Int 106
MC Float 59
MC Mixed 75.3
12% 80 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
SC Int 26.4
SC Float 20.9
SC Mixed 25.9
20% 24.4 Pts
QC Int 97
QC Float 46.7
QC Mixed 67.2
16% 70.3 Pts
MC Int 102
MC Float 58.9
MC Mixed 75.5
12% 78.9 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz
SC Int 42.2
SC Float 29.7
SC Mixed 35.2
29% 35.7 Pts
QC Int 75.1
QC Float 34.4
QC Mixed 34
11% 47.8 Pts
MC Int 99.5
MC Float 58.4
MC Mixed 70
12% 76 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 48.9
SC Float 25.6
SC Mixed 29.2
28% 34.6 Pts
QC Int 73.1
QC Float 49.6
QC Mixed 44.8
13% 55.8 Pts
MC Int 71.3
MC Float 44
MC Mixed 54.6
9% 56.6 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,944,887 CPUs tested.

Typical Core2 Duo T6600 Builds (Compare 9,962 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 27%
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Workstation
Workstation 14%
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System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $104

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor T6600 (2M Cache, 2.20 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
Code NamePenryn
Launch DateQ1'09
Processor NumberT6600
# of Cores2
Cache2 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range1.00V-1.250V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.2 GHz
Bus Speed800 MHz FSB
Max TDP35 W
FSB ParityNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)No
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size35 mm x 35 mm
Sockets SupportedPGA478
Processing Die Size107 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors410 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Excellent

1 month ago.

A decent proccesor for old laptops


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