Average Bench: 40.6% (970th of 1323)

Based on 4,695 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E6600 @ 3.06GHz
Poor: 26%Average: 40.6% Great: 47%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Pentium E6600 averaged 59.4% 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 65.4Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 49.1Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium E6600 is 20.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium E6600 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 95.9Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 95.3Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,695 samples)
Min Avg Max
38 Memory 65.4 75.6
26 1-Core 49.1 55.9
40.9 2-Core 92.4 111
44.2% 68.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
49.1 4-Core 94 111
50.7 8-Core 95.3 111
12.9% 94.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
52.4 64-Core 95.9 111
6.4% 95.9 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.1
1-Core 59
2-Core 114
53% 83.1 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 119
16% 117 Pts
64-Core 119
8% 119 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 73.8
1-Core 61.8
2-Core 114
53% 83.3 Pts
4-Core 113
8-Core 116
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 115
8% 115 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 72.6
1-Core 57.6
2-Core 113
51% 81.1 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 115
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 116
8% 116 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.9
1-Core 54
2-Core 114
50% 80.2 Pts
4-Core 114
8-Core 112
16% 113 Pts
64-Core 114
8% 114 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 72.5
1-Core 60.5
2-Core 117
52% 83.3 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 116
16% 116 Pts
64-Core 119
8% 119 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.6
1-Core 60.4
2-Core 120
52% 84.2 Pts
4-Core 120
8-Core 120
16% 120 Pts
64-Core 122
8% 122 Pts
Socket775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.5
1-Core 59.3
2-Core 120
52% 83.6 Pts
4-Core 118
8-Core 117
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.8
1-Core 43.3
2-Core 28.7
38% 48.6 Pts
4-Core 91.1
8-Core 104
13% 97.6 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
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Typical Pentium E6600 Builds (Compare 2,909 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus P5G41T-M LX - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $340

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14 months ago.

Not very powerful, can barely handle running a few instances of browser windows side by side


Terrible

18 months ago.

I downloaded resident evil 7


Excellent

2 years ago.

Stable at 3620MHz. Runs GTA V. 181 in Cinebench R15.


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