Average Bench: 33.4% (653rd of 1206)

Based on 1,435 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF0001067A, 00050400000607D0 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q9505 @ 2.83GHz
Poor: 25%Average: 33.4% Great: 38%
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core2 Quad Q9505 averaged 66.5% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 49.9Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 99Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Quad Q9505 is just 13.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Quad Q9505 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 193Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 192Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,435 samples)
Min Avg Max
40.3 1-Core 49.9 57.5
72.7 2-Core 99 113
35.1% 74.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
130 4-Core 190 215
140 8-Core 192 224
26% 191 Pts
Min Avg Max
142 64-Core 193 218
13% 193 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 61.9
2-Core 123
44% 92.3 Pts
4-Core 248
8-Core 242
34% 245 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
1-Core 51.2
2-Core 101
36% 75.9 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 203
28% 204 Pts
64-Core 205
14% 205 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
1-Core 51.4
2-Core 103
36% 77.1 Pts
4-Core 203
8-Core 204
28% 204 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.7
2-Core 103
36% 77.4 Pts
4-Core 201
8-Core 207
28% 204 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 49.6
2-Core 102
36% 75.9 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 207
28% 206 Pts
64-Core 206
14% 206 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 50.5
2-Core 102
36% 76.2 Pts
4-Core 202
8-Core 171
26% 186 Pts
64-Core 181
12% 181 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 44.6
2-Core 85.5
31% 65.1 Pts
4-Core 127
8-Core 137
18% 132 Pts
64-Core 146
10% 146 Pts
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 Prices

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Typical Core2 Quad Q9505 Builds (Compare 2,905 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: HP Compaq 8000 Elite SFF PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 32% - Below average Total price: $275

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Quad Processor Q9505 (6M Cache, 2.83 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
Code NameYorkfield
Launch DateQ3'09
Processor NumberQ9505
# of Cores4
Cache6 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.3625V
Recommended Price$234.00
Clock Speed2.83 GHz
Bus Speed1333 MHz FSB
Max TDP95 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)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA775
Processing Die Size164 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors456 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

5 months ago.

Good processor for your LGA 775 PC, better value than kings of 775 q9550 or q9650 especially, though still just about as fast.


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