Average Bench: 32.6% (1137th of 1276)

Based on 1,058 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000006FD Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T5450 @ 1.66GHz
Poor: 20%Average: 32.6% Great: 38%
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo T5450 averaged 67.3% 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 58.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 23.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo T5450 is just 18.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo T5450 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 44.9Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 44.8Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,058 samples)
Min Avg Max
33.8 Memory 58.2 68.4
11.5 1-Core 23.1 26.1
19.7 2-Core 43.3 51.8
29.9% 41.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
20.7 4-Core 44 52
22.1 8-Core 44.8 52.2
6.05% 44.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
21.5 64-Core 44.9 52.2
3% 44.9 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.6
1-Core 24.2
2-Core 51.5
34% 47.4 Pts
4-Core 50.2
8-Core 51.4
7% 50.8 Pts
64-Core 48.5
3% 48.5 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.7
1-Core 26.3
2-Core 51.5
34% 47.8 Pts
4-Core 51.5
8-Core 49.8
7% 50.7 Pts
64-Core 51.3
3% 51.3 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz
Memory 65
1-Core 25.7
2-Core 41.1
32% 43.9 Pts
4-Core 50.6
8-Core 43
7% 46.8 Pts
64-Core 47.5
3% 47.5 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.5
1-Core 24.6
2-Core 46.7
32% 44.9 Pts
4-Core 46.5
8-Core 46
6% 46.2 Pts
64-Core 42.8
3% 42.8 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.5
1-Core 20.5
2-Core 48.9
31% 43.3 Pts
4-Core 50.3
8-Core 39.7
6% 45 Pts
64-Core 48.8
3% 48.8 Pts
uPGA-478, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz
Memory 59.7
1-Core 12.7
2-Core 17.1
25% 29.8 Pts
4-Core 29.8
8-Core 35.1
4% 32.4 Pts
64-Core 45.8
3% 45.8 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz, turbo 1.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 59.3
1-Core 19
2-Core 26.5
27% 34.9 Pts
4-Core 17
8-Core 26
3% 21.5 Pts
64-Core 19.5
1% 19.5 Pts
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.65 GHz, turbo 1 GHz (avg)
Memory 53.6
1-Core 15
2-Core 20.9
24% 29.8 Pts
4-Core 14.7
8-Core 27.4
3% 21 Pts
64-Core 27.1
2% 27.1 Pts
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Typical Core2 Duo T5450 Builds (Compare 110 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 1720

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor T5450 (2M Cache, 1.66 GHz, 667 MHz FSB)
Code NameMerom
Processor NumberT5450
# of Cores2
Cache2 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography65 nm
VID Voltage Range1.075V-1.250V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed1.66 GHz
Bus Speed667 MHz FSB
Max TDP35 W
FSB ParityNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)No
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size35mm x 35mm
Sockets SupportedPPGA478
Processing Die Size143 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors291 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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