Intel Core 2 Quad Q9100: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Quad Q9100

Summary

Intel started Core 2 Quad Q9100 sales on August 2008. This is Penryn architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.267 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is an Intel Socket P processor with a TDP of 45 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 10.19 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Core 2 Quad Q9100 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
2.47
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Core 2 Quad
 
Achitecture codename
Penryn
 
Release date
August 2008
 
Price now
$386
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Core 2 Quad Q9100'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 Quad Q9100's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.267 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
FSB
1066 MHz
 
L1 cache
64 KB
 
L2 cache
6 MB (per die)
 
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
of 7 (Ryzen 3 3300)
Die size
2x 107 mm2
 
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core 2 Quad Q9100 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
2
 
Socket
P
 
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core 2 Quad Q9100. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
AMT
+
 

Security technologies

Core 2 Quad Q9100 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Quad Q9100. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

10.19

3DMark06 CPU

3310

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2905

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

10081

Passmark

3242

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Quad Q9100 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Quad Q9100 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Quad Q9100 from AMD is A8-8600P, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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