Intel Core 2 Duo E8500: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 sales on January 2008. This is Wolfdale architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3160 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is LGA775 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 2.81 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.