Average Bench: 39.4% (998th of 1314)

Based on 2,789 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00010676 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T9300 @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 24%Average: 39.4% Great: 44%
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Poor average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo T9300 averaged 60.5% 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 65.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 41.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo T9300 is just 19.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo T9300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 79.5Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 79.3Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,789 samples)
Min Avg Max
38.8 Memory 65.8 73.2
16.9 1-Core 41.2 47.3
29.3 2-Core 77.2 90
40.7% 61.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
36.5 4-Core 78.7 90.1
36.3 8-Core 79.3 90.2
10.8% 79 Pts
Min Avg Max
32.3 64-Core 79.5 90.3
5.3% 79.5 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U10, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.3
1-Core 46.9
2-Core 89
45% 69.1 Pts
4-Core 89.7
8-Core 86.3
12% 88 Pts
64-Core 89.4
6% 89.4 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.7
1-Core 45.9
2-Core 89.6
44% 68.4 Pts
4-Core 87.1
8-Core 88.6
12% 87.8 Pts
64-Core 89.5
6% 89.5 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.3
1-Core 39.2
2-Core 81.6
42% 63.7 Pts
4-Core 82.4
8-Core 87.1
12% 84.8 Pts
64-Core 86
6% 86 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.6
1-Core 45.8
2-Core 73
43% 63.1 Pts
4-Core 77.5
8-Core 61.5
10% 69.5 Pts
64-Core 79.4
5% 79.4 Pts
Socket 478, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 69
1-Core 42.1
2-Core 81.2
42% 64.1 Pts
4-Core 84
8-Core 83
11% 83.5 Pts
64-Core 84.9
6% 84.9 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 69
1-Core 45.4
2-Core 79.9
43% 64.8 Pts
4-Core 83.6
8-Core 81.2
11% 82.4 Pts
64-Core 78.4
5% 78.4 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 58.1
1-Core 44.2
2-Core 81.2
39% 61.2 Pts
4-Core 84.6
8-Core 86
12% 85.3 Pts
64-Core 86.2
6% 86.2 Pts
Socket 478, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
Memory 57.6
1-Core 9.7
2-Core 14.8
23% 27.4 Pts
4-Core 16
8-Core 27.2
3% 21.6 Pts
64-Core 34.5
2% 34.5 Pts
Socket 478, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 51.1
1-Core 17.8
2-Core 28.8
25% 32.6 Pts
4-Core 40.7
8-Core 41.8
6% 41.2 Pts
64-Core 38.7
3% 38.7 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor T9300 (6M Cache, 2.50 GHz, 800 MHz FSB)
Code NamePenryn
Launch DateQ1'08
Processor NumberT9300
# of Cores2
Cache6 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range1.000V-1.250V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.5 GHz
Bus Speed800 MHz FSB
Max TDP35 W
FSB ParityNo

Advanced Technologies

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

Package

Package Size35mm x 35mm
Sockets SupportedBGA479, PGA478
Processing Die Size107 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors410 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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