Average Bench: 40.8% (954th of 1307)

Based on 4,208 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E6600 @ 3.06GHz
Poor: 28%Average: 40.8% Great: 47%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Pentium E6600 averaged 59.1% 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. Memory Latency 65.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 49.4Pts

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 96.6Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 95.6Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,208 samples)
Min Avg Max
43 Memory 65.9 75.6
27.2 1-Core 49.4 55.8
39.7 2-Core 91.6 111
44.3% 69 Pts
Min Avg Max
47.3 4-Core 93.7 111
54.3 8-Core 95.6 111
12.9% 94.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
52.5 64-Core 96.6 112
6.5% 96.6 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 73.7
1-Core 55.3
2-Core 109
50% 79.4 Pts
4-Core 109
8-Core 110
15% 110 Pts
64-Core 111
7% 111 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 73.9
1-Core 48.3
2-Core 94.1
47% 72.1 Pts
4-Core 97.3
8-Core 107
14% 102 Pts
64-Core 98.2
7% 98.2 Pts
XU1 PROCESSOR, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.6
1-Core 55.5
2-Core 108
50% 78.2 Pts
4-Core 110
8-Core 110
15% 110 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 70
1-Core 46.4
2-Core 65.5
42% 60.6 Pts
4-Core 82.9
8-Core 95.5
12% 89.2 Pts
64-Core 93.7
6% 93.7 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz
Memory 59.8
1-Core 44.9
2-Core 72.5
39% 59.1 Pts
4-Core 78.3
8-Core 96.5
12% 87.4 Pts
64-Core 103
7% 103 Pts
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,155,463 CPUs tested.

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Typical Pentium E6600 Builds (Compare 2,305 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: 47% - Average Total price: $371

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6 months ago.

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


Terrible

10 months ago.

I downloaded resident evil 7


Excellent

23 months ago.

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


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