Average Bench: 17.3% (838th of 1182)

Based on 2,189 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF0001067A, , AFEBFBFF0001067A, 0FABFBFF0001067A Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7600 @ 3.06GHz
Poor: 10%Average: 17.3% Great: 20%
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Terrible average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo E7600 averaged 82.6% 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 50.9Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 96.4Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo E7600 is just 9.47%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo E7600 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 100Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 98.7Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,189 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.7 1-Core 50.9 55.8
53.7 2-Core 96.4 111
34.9% 73.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
55.3 4-Core 98.1 111
57.3 8-Core 98.7 112
13.4% 98.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
57.5 64-Core 100 112
6.7% 100 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
1-Core 55.3
2-Core 106
38% 80.6 Pts
4-Core 110
8-Core 108
15% 109 Pts
64-Core 107
7% 107 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
1-Core 55.1
2-Core 111
39% 82.9 Pts
4-Core 110
8-Core 103
15% 107 Pts
64-Core 106
7% 106 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
1-Core 55.2
2-Core 112
39% 83.4 Pts
4-Core 109
8-Core 105
15% 107 Pts
64-Core 111
8% 111 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
1-Core 54.7
2-Core 103
38% 78.9 Pts
4-Core 106
8-Core 107
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 106
7% 106 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
1-Core 54.2
2-Core 103
37% 78.4 Pts
4-Core 105
8-Core 101
14% 103 Pts
64-Core 96.3
6% 96.3 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
1-Core 54.6
2-Core 99
37% 76.8 Pts
4-Core 97.7
8-Core 100
14% 98.9 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
1-Core 43.6
2-Core 69.6
28% 56.6 Pts
4-Core 61.8
8-Core 83.2
9% 72.5 Pts
64-Core 78.7
5% 78.7 Pts
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Typical Core2 Duo E7600 Builds (Compare 6,182 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 30%
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Workstation
Workstation 14%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 780

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 16% - Very poor Total price: $210

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor E7600 (3M Cache, 3.06 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
Code NameWolfdale
Launch DateQ2'09
Processor NumberE7600
# of Cores2
Cache3 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.3625V
Recommended Price$147.00
Clock Speed3.06 GHz
Bus Speed1066 MHz FSB
Max TDP65 W
FSB ParityNo

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
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Sockets SupportedLGA775
Processing Die Size82 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors228 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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