Average Bench: 18% (961st of 1197)

Based on 4,474 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00010676, , 0000000000010676, BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU P8400 @ 2.26GHz
Poor: 11%Average: 18% Great: 21%
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 22%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 8%
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Terrible average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo P8400 averaged 81.9% 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 37.1Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 69Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo P8400 is just 9.24%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo P8400 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 72.6Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 71.8Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,474 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.9 1-Core 37.1 42.3
33.8 2-Core 69 81.6
25.2% 53.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
39.6 4-Core 70.6 81.5
40.8 8-Core 71.8 81.6
9.75% 71.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
39.6 64-Core 72.6 81.8
4.9% 72.6 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 40.9
2-Core 77.4
28% 59.2 Pts
4-Core 78.3
8-Core 77.9
11% 78.1 Pts
64-Core 77.5
5% 77.5 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz
1-Core 41.3
2-Core 74.9
28% 58.1 Pts
4-Core 76.7
8-Core 75.3
10% 76 Pts
64-Core 72.8
5% 72.8 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz
1-Core 39.2
2-Core 66.4
26% 52.8 Pts
4-Core 73.1
8-Core 78.5
10% 75.8 Pts
64-Core 77.8
5% 77.8 Pts
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 20.9
2-Core 70.7
20% 45.8 Pts
4-Core 67.1
8-Core 71.3
9% 69.2 Pts
64-Core 71.1
5% 71.1 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz
1-Core 9.9
2-Core 19.3
7% 14.6 Pts
4-Core 19.4
8-Core 19.3
3% 19.3 Pts
64-Core 19.5
1% 19.5 Pts
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Typical Core2 Duo P8400 Builds (Compare 1,341 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 25%
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Workstation
Workstation 13%
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System: Dell Latitude E6400

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor P8400 (3M Cache, 2.26 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
Code NamePenryn
Launch DateQ3'08
Processor NumberP8400
# of Cores2
Cache3 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range1.050V-1.150V
Recommended Price$199.00 - $211.00
Clock Speed2.26 GHz
Bus Speed1066 MHz FSB
Max TDP25 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 Size35 mm x 35mm
Sockets SupportedBGA479, PGA478
Processing Die Size107 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors410 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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