Intel Pentium G6960 

Released January, 2011
  • 2.93 GHz
  • Dual core

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Intel Pentium G6960

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Pentium G6960
3,224
Core i3 550
4,220
Pentium G840
3,538

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Pentium G6960
1,766
Core i3 550
2,011
Pentium G840
1,979

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Pentium G6960
123.1 MB/s
Pentium G840
138,400 MB/s
Core i3 550
128,500 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Pentium G6960
3,028
Core i3 550
4,118
Pentium G840
3,515

GeekBench

Pentium G6960
3,919
Core i3 550
5,988
Pentium G840
4,603

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

Pentium G6960
2,121
Core i3 550
2,846
Pentium G840
2,569

PassMark (Single Core)

Pentium G6960
1,200
Pentium G840
1,441
Core i3 550
1,298

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Clock speed 2.93 GHz
Cores Dual core
Socket type LGA 1156

features

Has a NX bit Yes
Supports trusted computing No
Has virtualization support Yes
Instruction set extensions
  1. MMX
  2. SSE
  3. SSE2
  4. SSE3
  5. Supplemental SSE3
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes

integrated graphics

GPU GPU
Label Integrated
Number of displays supported 2
GPU clock speed 533 MHz

memory controller

Memory controller Built-in
Memory type
  1. DDR3-1066
  2. DDR3
Channels Dual Channel
Maximum bandwidth 17,066.66 MB/s
Maximum memory size 16,773.12 MB

details

Architecture x86-64
Threads 2 threads
L2 cache 1 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core
L3 cache 3 MB
L3 cache per core 1.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 32 nm
Transistor count 382,000,000
Max CPUs 1
Clock multiplier 22
Voltage range 0.65 - 1.4V
Operating temperature Unknown - 72.6°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.94 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.93 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.94 GHz

power consumption

TDP 73W
Annual home energy cost 17.59 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 63.95 $/year
Performance per watt 1.49 pt/W
Typical power consumption 59.31W

bus

Architecture DMI
Transfer rate 2,500 MT/s
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