Intel Core 2 Duo T9900: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Duo T9900

Summary

Intel started Intel Core 2 Duo T9900 sales 1 April 2009 at a recommended price of $530. 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 3060 MHz and a locked multiplier.

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

It provides poor benchmark performance at 4.51 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Core 2 Duo T9900 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
1.60
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core 2 Duo
 
Achitecture codename
Penryn
 
Release date
1 April 2009
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$530
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)
Price now
$399
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Core 2 Duo T9900'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 T9900's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
3.06 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
1066 MHz
 
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 4096 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
6134 KB
 
of 32768 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
Die size
107 mm2
 
Transistor count
410 Million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Duo T9900 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Socket
Socket P (BGA479, PGA478)
 
Power consumption (TDP)
35 Watt
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Duo T9900. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

4.51

3DMark06 CPU

2787

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

3538

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

7094

Passmark

2136

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Duo T9900 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Duo T9900 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Duo T9900 from AMD is A6-9225, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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