Average Bench: 40.7% (964th of 1316)

Based on 4,437 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E6600 @ 3.06GHz
Poor: 28%Average: 40.7% Great: 47%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Pentium E6600 averaged 59.2% 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 65.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 49.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium E6600 is just 18.9%. 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 96.1Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 95.4Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,437 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.7 Memory 65.8 75.6
26.8 1-Core 49.2 55.8
40.4 2-Core 92 111
44.3% 69 Pts
Min Avg Max
46.6 4-Core 93.7 111
51 8-Core 95.4 111
12.9% 94.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
51.2 64-Core 96.1 111
6.4% 96.1 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 75.1
1-Core 56.4
2-Core 97.9
50% 76.5 Pts
4-Core 108
8-Core 111
15% 109 Pts
64-Core 111
8% 111 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.1
1-Core 55
2-Core 99.6
51% 77.6 Pts
4-Core 85.4
8-Core 106
13% 95.8 Pts
64-Core 97.8
7% 97.8 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.8
1-Core 55.2
2-Core 107
50% 78.8 Pts
4-Core 112
8-Core 112
15% 112 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.5
1-Core 54.9
2-Core 107
50% 78.6 Pts
4-Core 104
8-Core 108
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 104
7% 104 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 65.2
1-Core 54.7
2-Core 106
47% 75.2 Pts
4-Core 105
8-Core 105
14% 105 Pts
64-Core 107
7% 107 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 53.3
1-Core 54.3
2-Core 104
43% 70.7 Pts
4-Core 89.8
8-Core 96.6
13% 93.2 Pts
64-Core 87.6
6% 87.6 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 39.9
1-Core 27.5
2-Core 48.7
26% 38.7 Pts
4-Core 49.1
8-Core 49.7
7% 49.4 Pts
64-Core 50.8
3% 50.8 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 38.7
1-Core 35.2
2-Core 55
28% 43 Pts
4-Core 53.1
8-Core 27
6% 40 Pts
64-Core 13.7
1% 13.7 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 12.1
1-Core 33.6
2-Core 49.3
18% 31.7 Pts
4-Core 49.5
8-Core 86.4
9% 67.9 Pts
64-Core 83.3
6% 83.3 Pts
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Gaming
Gaming 4%
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Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 4%
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Motherboard: Asus P5G41T-M LX - $260

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $341

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9 months ago.

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


Terrible

13 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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