Intel Core 2 Duo E6600: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Duo E6600

Summary

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 2400 and a locked multiplier.

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

It provides poor benchmark performance at 4.84 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Core 2 Duo E6600 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
Core 2 Duo (Desktop)
 
Achitecture codename
Conroe
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Core 2 Duo E6600'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 E6600's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.4 GHz
 
of 5
FSB
1066 MHz
 
of 6400 (Core i7-990X EE)
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
 
of 7
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Duo E6600 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Duo E6600. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

4.84

3DMark06 CPU

2052

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2462

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

4698

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.4

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

62

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

117

WinRAR 4.0

1173

x264 encoding pass 1

43

x264 encoding pass 2

8

TrueCrypt AES

0.2

Geekbench 2

2898

Passmark

1553

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Duo E6600 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Duo E6600 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Duo E6600 from AMD is Athlon II X2 215, which is faster by 1% and higher by 5 positions in our rating.

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