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Front view of Intel Core2 Duo E6305

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core2 Duo E6305

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Much more l2 cache 2 MB vs 0.5 MB 4x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 4x more l2 cache per core
Front view of Intel Core i3 3110M

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Intel Core i3 3110M

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Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 65 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Higher clock speed 2.4 GHz vs 1.86 GHz Around 30% higher clock speed
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Significantly lower typical power consumption 28.44W vs 52.81W More than 45% lower typical power consumption
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.43 GHz vs 1.6 GHz More than 50% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
More threads 4 vs 2 Twice as many threads
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 8.43 $/year vs 15.66 $/year More than 45% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 30.66 $/year vs 56.94 $/year More than 45% lower annual commercial energy cost
Better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.4 GHz vs 1.6 GHz Around 50% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Features Key features of the Core2 Duo E6305  vs Core i3 3110M 

clock speed

Core2 Duo E6305
1.86 GHz
Core i3 3110M
2.4 GHz

L2 cache

overclocked clock speed (air)

Core2 Duo E6305
1.6 GHz
Core i3 3110M
2.43 GHz

overclocked clock speed (water)

Core2 Duo E6305
1.6 GHz
Core i3 3110M
2.4 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 Duo E6305  vs
Core i3 3110M 
Clock speed 1.86 GHz 2.4 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Socket type
LGA 771
rPGA 988B

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing No No
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
AVX
SSE3
EM64T
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 65W 35W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 8.43 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 30.66 $/year
Typical power consumption 52.81W 28.44W

details

Core2 Duo E6305  vs
Core i3 3110M 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 4
L2 cache 2 MB 0.5 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 1.6 GHz 2.43 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.6 GHz 2.4 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 1.6 GHz 2.43 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Latest DirectX N/A 11.0
Number of displays supported N/A 3
GPU clock speed N/A 650 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,000 MHz

bus

Architecture FSB DMI 2.0
Number of links 1 1
Intel Core2 Duo E6305
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