Intel Pentium E6800: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium E6800

Summary

Intel started Pentium E6800 sales on August 2010 at a recommended price of $831. This is Wolfdale architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems.

Compatibility-wise, this is a LGA775 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt. It supports DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 6.25 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Pentium E6800 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
6.74
 
Type
Desktop
 
Achitecture codename
Wolfdale
 
Release date
August 2010
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$831
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
$87
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Pentium E6800's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium E6800's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Maximum frequency
3.33 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
of 768
L2 cache
2048 KB (shared)
 
of 16384
Manufacturing process technology
45 nm
 
of 7
Die size
82 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
74 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
228 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 
VID voltage range
0.85V-1.3625V
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium E6800 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
LGA775
 
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium E6800. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE2, Intel® SSE3, Intel® SSSE3
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Demand Based Switching
-
 

Security technologies

Pentium E6800 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium E6800 are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium E6800.
Supported memory types
DDR1, DDR2, DDR3
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium E6800. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

6.25

Passmark

1988

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium E6800 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium E6800 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium E6800 from AMD is Phenom X3 8650, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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