Intel Core 2 Duo E6700: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Duo E6700


This is Conroe architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 65 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2660 and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 65 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.53 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of Core 2 Duo E6700 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Core 2 Duo (Desktop)
Achitecture codename
Release date

Technical specs

Core 2 Duo E6700's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core 2 Duo E6700's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
2.66 GHz
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
1066 MHz
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
64 bit support


Information on Core 2 Duo E6700 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Duo E6700. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance


3DMark06 CPU


Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core


Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Duo E6700 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Duo E6700 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Duo E6700 from AMD is Athlon II X2 240e, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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