Intel Core 2 Duo T5900: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Duo T5900

Summary

Intel started Intel Core 2 Duo T5900 sales 1 October 2008. This is Merom architecture notebook 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 2200 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Socket P processor with a TDP of 35 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 0.68 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Core 2 Duo T5900 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core 2 Duo
 
Architecture codename
Merom
 
Release date
1 October 2008
 

Technical specs

Core 2 Duo T5900'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 T5900's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.2 GHz
 
Bus support
800 MHz
 
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
2048 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Duo T5900 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
Socket P
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core 2 Duo T5900. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
AMT
+
 

Security technologies

Core 2 Duo T5900 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Duo T5900. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.68

3DMark06 CPU

1864

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2123

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

3997

Passmark

554

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Duo T5900 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Duo T5900 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Duo T5900 from AMD is Turion II Neo K625, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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