Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9770: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9770

Summary

Intel started Core 2 Extreme QX9770 sales on March 2008. This is Yorkfield architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems.

Compatibility-wise, this is an Intel Socket 775 processor with a TDP of 135 Watt and a maximum temperature of 55 °C. It supports DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 14.49 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Core 2 Extreme QX9770 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Yorkfield
 
Release date
March 2008
 

Technical specs

Core 2 Extreme QX9770'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 QX9770's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Maximum frequency
3.2 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
256 KB
 
of 768
L2 cache
12288 KB
 
of 16384
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
of 7
Die size
2x 107 mm2
 
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
55 °C
 
of 105
Transistor count
820 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Extreme QX9770 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
of 8
Socket
775
 
Power consumption (TDP)
135 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core 2 Extreme QX9770.
Supported memory types
DDR1, DDR2, DDR3
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Extreme QX9770. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

14.49

Passmark

4611

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Extreme QX9770 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Extreme QX9770 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Extreme QX9770 from AMD is FX-4150, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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