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Front view of Intel Core2 Duo E4500

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core2 Duo E4500

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Much more l2 cache 2 MB vs 0.25 MB 8x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much newer manufacturing process 65 nm vs 130 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Much higher clock speed 2.2 GHz vs 1.47 GHz Around 50% higher clock speed
More cores 2 vs 1 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 2 vs 1 Twice as many threads
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 4x more l2 cache per core
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.16 GHz vs 2.11 GHz Around 50% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Has a NX bit Yes vs No Somewhat common; Prevents a common class of security exploits
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.52 GHz vs 1.47 GHz Around 2.5x better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of AMD Athlon XP 1700+

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AMD Athlon XP 1700+

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the AMD Athlon XP 1700+ vs the Intel Core2 Duo E4500.

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core2 Duo E4500 vs Athlon XP 1700+

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Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 Duo E4500  vs
Athlon XP 1700+ 
Clock speed 2.2 GHz 1.47 GHz
Cores Dual core Single core
Socket type
LGA 775
462

features

Has a NX bit Yes No
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
3DNow!
Supplemental SSE3

bus

Clock speed 800 MHz 266 MHz

details

Core2 Duo E4500  vs
Athlon XP 1700+ 
Threads 2 1
L2 cache 2 MB 0.25 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 130 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 3.16 GHz 2.11 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 3.52 GHz 1.47 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.16 GHz 2.11 GHz

power consumption

Typical power consumption 52.81W N/A
Intel Core2 Duo E4500
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