Average Bench: 35.5% (1055th of 1258)

Based on 4,632 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000006F6, BFEBFBFF000006F2 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU 6300 @ 1.86GHz
Poor: 20%Average: 35.5% Great: 41%
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core2 6300 averaged 64.5% 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 62.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 27.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 6300 is 20.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 6300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 54.1Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 53.5Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,632 samples)
Min Avg Max
33.9 Memory 62.5 72.9
13.3 1-Core 27.4 29.5
23.8 2-Core 51.3 58.3
33.3% 47 Pts
Min Avg Max
25.9 4-Core 52.6 58.5
28.9 8-Core 53.5 58.7
7.25% 53 Pts
Min Avg Max
31.1 64-Core 54.1 58.9
3.6% 54.1 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 1.85 GHz
Memory 73.9
1-Core 28.5
2-Core 55.1
38% 52.5 Pts
4-Core 53.9
8-Core 55.1
8% 54.5 Pts
64-Core 56.5
4% 56.5 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz
Memory 69.7
1-Core 29
2-Core 57.6
37% 52.1 Pts
4-Core 56.7
8-Core 57.5
8% 57.1 Pts
64-Core 57.3
4% 57.3 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.5
1-Core 26.5
2-Core 52
36% 49.7 Pts
4-Core 49.6
8-Core 49.2
7% 49.4 Pts
64-Core 54.7
4% 54.7 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.1
1-Core 38.7
2-Core 76.3
40% 60 Pts
4-Core 75.4
8-Core 76.5
10% 75.9 Pts
64-Core 74.3
5% 74.3 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 68
1-Core 24.2
2-Core 50.9
34% 47.7 Pts
4-Core 51.1
8-Core 51
7% 51 Pts
64-Core 49.4
3% 49.4 Pts
J1PR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz
Memory 67.3
1-Core 25.3
2-Core 49.3
34% 47.3 Pts
4-Core 34.4
8-Core 41.5
5% 38 Pts
64-Core 47.7
3% 47.7 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz
Memory 65.8
1-Core 23.6
2-Core 31.1
31% 40.2 Pts
4-Core 22.5
8-Core 26
3% 24.2 Pts
64-Core 50.5
3% 50.5 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz
Memory 58.9
1-Core 25.1
2-Core 45.4
31% 43.1 Pts
4-Core 46.6
8-Core 47.2
6% 46.9 Pts
64-Core 50.2
3% 50.2 Pts
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Typical Core2 6300 Builds (Compare 289 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
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Desktop
Desktop 36%
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Workstation
Workstation 4%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 745

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $70

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor E6300 (2M Cache, 2.80 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
Code NameWolfdale
Launch DateQ2'09
Processor NumberE6300
# of Cores2
Cache2 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.3625V
Recommended Price$77.00
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Bus Speed1066 MHz FSB
Max TDP65 W

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
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

Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA775
Processing Die Size82 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors228 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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24 months ago.

The Core 2 Duo E6300 is a low end Core 2 Duo CPU released over than 10 years ago, it can deliver enough perfomance for office or web browsing, any way, if your board can run this CPU it also can the Pentium E6700 which is twice as powerfull and can be found for 4€ on sites like AliExpress. This CPU was shipped on many prebuilt systems back in the day and outperformed all the Pentium 4 lineup with half the power consuption.


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