Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800

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 2930 and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 75 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.91 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of Core 2 Extreme X6800 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
Core 2 Extreme (Desktop)
 
Achitecture codename
Conroe
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Core 2 Extreme X6800'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 Extreme X6800's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
2.93 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
1066 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Extreme X6800 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Extreme X6800. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.91

3DMark06 CPU

2568

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

3000

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

5700

Passmark

1875

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Extreme X6800 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Extreme X6800 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Extreme X6800 from AMD is Athlon II X2 260, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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