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Front view of Intel Core2 Duo E6300

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core2 Duo E6300

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Lower typical power consumption 52.81W vs 69.06W Around 25% lower typical power consumption
Lower annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year vs 20.48 $/year Around 25% lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year vs 74.46 $/year Around 25% lower annual commercial energy cost
Front view of AMD Opteron 6230 HE

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AMD Opteron 6230 HE

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Much more l2 cache 12 MB vs 2 MB 6x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much newer manufacturing process 32 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Supports more CPUs in SMP configuration 4 vs 1 3 supports more CPUs in SMP configuration
More cores 12 vs 2 10 more cores; run more applications at once
Higher clock speed 2.2 GHz vs 1.86 GHz Around 20% higher clock speed
More threads 12 vs 2 10 more threads

Features Key features of the Core2 Duo E6300  vs Opteron 6230 HE 

clock speed

Core2 Duo E6300
1.86 GHz
Opteron 6230 HE
2.2 GHz

L2 cache

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 Duo E6300  vs
Opteron 6230 HE 
Clock speed 1.86 GHz 2.2 GHz
Cores Dual core Duodeca core
Socket type
LGA 775
G34

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
SSE3
SSE
Supplemental SSE3
AES

details

Core2 Duo E6300  vs
Opteron 6230 HE 
Threads 2 12
L2 cache 2 MB 12 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 32 nm
Max CPUs 1 4
Clock multiplier 7 15

power consumption

TDP 65W 85W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 20.48 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 74.46 $/year
Typical power consumption 52.81W 69.06W

bus

Architecture FSB HyperTransport 3.0
Clock speed 1,066 MHz 3,200 MHz
Intel Core2 Duo E6300
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