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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Core2 Duo E8400

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Much more l2 cache 6 MB vs 0.5 MB 12x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much more l2 cache per core 3 MB/core vs 0.25 MB/core 12x more l2 cache per core
Higher clock speed 3 GHz vs 2.6 GHz More than 15% higher clock speed
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.22 GHz vs 2.6 GHz More than 60% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing
Much better overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.23 GHz vs 2.6 GHz Around 65% better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of Intel Core i3 4110M

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Much newer manufacturing process 22 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Much better performance per dollar 0.74 pt/$ vs 0.01 pt/$ Around 62.5x better performance per dollar
Significantly lower typical power consumption 30.06W vs 52.81W Around 45% lower typical power consumption
Newer Apr, 2014 vs Jan, 2008 Release date over 6 years later
Better performance per watt 4.49 pt/W vs 1.83 pt/W Around 2.5x better performance per watt
Better PassMark (Single core) score 1,551 vs 1,251 Around 25% better PassMark (Single core) score
Better PassMark score 3,873 vs 2,160 Around 80% better PassMark score
More threads 4 vs 2 Twice as many threads
Significantly lower annual home energy cost 8.91 $/year vs 15.66 $/year Around 45% lower annual home energy cost
Significantly lower annual commercial energy cost 32.41 $/year vs 56.94 $/year Around 45% lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core2 Duo E8400 vs Core i3 4110M

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 Duo E8400  vs
Core i3 4110M 
Clock speed 3 GHz 2.6 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Supports trusted computing Yes No
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE2
MMX
SSE4
AVX
SSE3
SSE
SSE4.1
SSE4.2
Supplemental SSE3
AES
AVX 2.0
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 65W 37W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 8.91 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 32.41 $/year
Performance per watt 1.83 pt/W 4.49 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 30.06W

details

Core2 Duo E8400  vs
Core i3 4110M 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 4
L2 cache 6 MB 0.5 MB
L2 cache per core 3 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 22 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.22 GHz 2.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.23 GHz 2.6 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.22 GHz 2.6 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics 4600
Number of displays supported N/A 3
GPU clock speed N/A 400 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 1,100 MHz

bus

Architecture FSB DMI 2.0
Number of links 1 1
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