Average Bench: 46.1% (803rd of 1257)

Based on 4,479 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000006F7 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU @ 2.40GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU @ 2.93GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU @ 2.66GHz
Poor: 35%Average: 46.1% Great: 53%
Gaming 46%
Desktop 48%
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The Intel Core2 Quad averaged 53.9% 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.


Avg. Memory Latency 68.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 37.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Quad is just 18%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Quad performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 141Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 141Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 4,479 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.2 Memory 68.6 78.4
25.3 1-Core 37.3 46.8
47 2-Core 73.7 93.4
40.3% 59.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
80.4 4-Core 138 181
87.9 8-Core 141 183
19% 140 Pts
Min Avg Max
83.5 64-Core 141 183
9.5% 141 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.15 GHz
Memory 76
1-Core 49.8
2-Core 99.9
49% 75.2 Pts
4-Core 201
8-Core 196
27% 199 Pts
64-Core 198
13% 198 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
Memory 76.7
1-Core 47.7
2-Core 95.2
48% 73.2 Pts
4-Core 191
8-Core 188
26% 189 Pts
64-Core 193
13% 193 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 64.2
1-Core 37.7
2-Core 74.6
39% 58.8 Pts
4-Core 150
8-Core 147
20% 148 Pts
64-Core 150
10% 150 Pts
LGA 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 57.9
1-Core 30.2
2-Core 70.9
35% 53 Pts
4-Core 94
8-Core 132
15% 113 Pts
64-Core 125
8% 125 Pts
4,479 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,471,952 CPUs tested.


AmazonUS $1001 hr
Send price feedback
Typical Core2 Quad Builds (Compare 15,369 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $132

Popular Core2 Quad systems:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) August 2020 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]


Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.


1257 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
Intel Core i5-9600K $195Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $46
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $340Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $510Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback