Intel Core 2 Duo T9400: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Duo T9400

Summary

Intel started Intel Core 2 Duo T9400 sales 15 July 2008 at a recommended price of $316. This is Penryn architecture notebook 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 2530 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is PGA478, BGA479 processor with a TDP of 35 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 1.10 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Core 2 Duo T9400 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
6.59
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core 2 Duo
 
Architecture codename
Penryn
 
Release date
15 July 2008
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$316
 
Price now
$70
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Core 2 Duo T9400'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 T9400's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.53 GHz
 
Bus support
1066 MHz
 
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
6134 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
Die size
107 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
410 Million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 
VID voltage range
1.05V-1.162V
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Duo T9400 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
PGA478, BGA479
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core 2 Duo T9400. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
-
 
Demand Based Switching
-
 
FSB parity
-
 

Security technologies

Core 2 Duo T9400 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core 2 Duo T9400 are enumerated here.
VT-x
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Duo T9400. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

1.10

3DMark06 CPU

2304

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2818

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

5268

Passmark

892

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Duo T9400 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Duo T9400 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Duo T9400 from AMD is Athlon II N370, which is slower by 1% and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

User rating

Here you can see the rating of the processor by users, as well as give your rating.

Advices and comments

Here you can ask a question about Core 2 Duo T9400, agree or disagree with our judgements, or report an error or mismatch.