Average Bench: 40.2% (976th of 1316)

Based on 2,910 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00010676, 0000000000010676, BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T9400 @ 2.53GHz

Below average average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo T9400 averaged 59.7% 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 67.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 41.4Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo T9400 is just 15.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo T9400 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 79.5Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 79.6Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,910 samples)
Min Avg Max
47 Memory 67.4 74.2
19.4 1-Core 41.4 47.1
35.4 2-Core 78.1 91.4
41.4% 62.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
36.9 4-Core 78.5 91.4
41.3 8-Core 79.6 91.5
10.8% 79 Pts
Min Avg Max
38.8 64-Core 79.5 91.5
5.3% 79.5 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Genuine processor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 76.4
1-Core 19.4
2-Core 85.9
40% 60.6 Pts
4-Core 89.9
8-Core 89.6
12% 89.8 Pts
64-Core 87.2
6% 87.2 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 75.3
1-Core 45.3
2-Core 81.7
45% 67.4 Pts
4-Core 86.3
8-Core 86
12% 86.2 Pts
64-Core 88.9
6% 88.9 Pts
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.6
1-Core 46.7
2-Core 90.6
46% 70 Pts
4-Core 90.8
8-Core 90.6
12% 90.7 Pts
64-Core 90.4
6% 90.4 Pts
Intel(R) Genuine processor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 72.3
1-Core 45.1
2-Core 89.4
45% 68.9 Pts
4-Core 90.2
8-Core 90.9
12% 90.6 Pts
64-Core 89
6% 89 Pts
Intel(R) Genuine processor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 72
1-Core 45.4
2-Core 87.9
45% 68.4 Pts
4-Core 88.2
8-Core 87.6
12% 87.9 Pts
64-Core 90.7
6% 90.7 Pts
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.5
1-Core 26.8
2-Core 47.1
33% 45.5 Pts
4-Core 38.8
8-Core 49.6
6% 44.2 Pts
64-Core 49.4
3% 49.4 Pts
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Typical Core2 Duo T9400 Builds (Compare 793 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 41%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
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System: HP Pavilion dv5 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $84

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor T9400 (6M Cache, 2.53 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
Code NamePenryn
Launch DateQ3'08
Processor NumberT9400
# of Cores2
Cache6 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range1.050V-1.162V
Recommended Price$250.00 - $331.00
Clock Speed2.53 GHz
Bus Speed1066 MHz FSB
Max TDP35 W
FSB ParityNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesNo
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 TechYes

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