Average Bench: 14.8% (906th of 1184)

Based on 2,902 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000006FB Model: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E6850 @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 10%Average: 14.8% Great: 17%
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

Terrible average bench

The Intel Core2 Duo E6850 averaged 85.1% 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 43.3Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 82.1Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core2 Duo E6850 is just 6.23%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core2 Duo E6850 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 85.9Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 84.9Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,902 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.7 1-Core 43.3 47.3
49.6 2-Core 82.1 94.3
29.8% 62.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
55.7 4-Core 83.9 94.2
59.3 8-Core 84.9 94.5
11.5% 84.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
58.4 64-Core 85.9 94.6
5.8% 85.9 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 47.2
2-Core 94.3
33% 70.8 Pts
4-Core 91.9
8-Core 95.2
13% 93.6 Pts
64-Core 92.5
6% 92.5 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 46.9
2-Core 86.8
32% 66.9 Pts
4-Core 91.7
8-Core 91.1
12% 91.4 Pts
64-Core 91.8
6% 91.8 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 46.9
2-Core 70.2
29% 58.5 Pts
4-Core 91
8-Core 92.5
12% 91.8 Pts
64-Core 87.2
6% 87.2 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 44.9
2-Core 90.1
32% 67.5 Pts
4-Core 89.6
8-Core 85.2
12% 87.4 Pts
64-Core 87.6
6% 87.6 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
1-Core 32.7
2-Core 83.3
26% 58 Pts
4-Core 79.9
8-Core 91.2
11% 85.6 Pts
64-Core 88.6
6% 88.6 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 46
2-Core 88.1
32% 67.1 Pts
4-Core 74
8-Core 68
10% 71 Pts
64-Core 89.6
6% 89.6 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
1-Core 46.4
2-Core 92
33% 69.2 Pts
4-Core 71.3
8-Core 68.3
10% 69.8 Pts
64-Core 74.3
5% 74.3 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

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 Prices

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Typical Core2 Duo E6850 Builds (Compare 1,327 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: HP xw4600 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 13% - Very poor Total price: $127

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™2 Duo Processor E6850 (4M Cache, 3.00 GHz, 1333 MHz FSB)
Code NameConroe
Launch DateQ3'07
Processor NumberE6850
# of Cores2
Cache4 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography65 nm
VID Voltage Range0.8500V-1.5V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3 GHz
Bus Speed1333 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 SupportedPLGA775
Processing Die Size143 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors291 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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For as old as it is, it works well.


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