Intel Core 2 Solo SU3500: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core 2 Solo SU3500


Intel started Intel Core 2 Solo SU3500 sales 1 April 2009 at a recommended price of $262. This is Penryn architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 1 core and 1 thread, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1400 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is BGA956 processor with a TDP of 5.5 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 6.99 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Core 2 Solo SU3500 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Intel Core 2 Solo
Achitecture codename
Release date
1 April 2009
Launch price (MSRP)

Technical specs

Core 2 Solo SU3500'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 Solo SU3500's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
1.4 GHz
of 5 (FX-9590)
Bus support
800 MHz
L1 cache
64 KB
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
3072 KB
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
Die size
107 mm2
Transistor count
410 Million
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support


Information on Core 2 Solo SU3500 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Power consumption (TDP)
5.5 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core 2 Solo SU3500. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance


3DMark06 CPU


Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core


Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core 2 Solo SU3500 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core 2 Solo SU3500 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core 2 Solo SU3500 from AMD is A8-7200P, which is faster by 1% and higher by 6 positions in our rating.

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