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Front view of Intel Core2 Duo L7200

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Intel Core2 Duo L7200

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Core2 Duo L7200 vs the Core i5 540M.

Front view of Intel Core i5 540M

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Supports trusted computing Yes vs No Somewhat common; Allows for safer, more reliable computing

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core2 Duo L7200 vs Core i5 540M

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Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 Duo L7200  vs
Core i5 540M 
Clock speed 1.33 GHz 2.53 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Socket type
479
BGA 1288

features

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

power consumption

TDP 17W 35W
Annual home energy cost 4.1 $/year 8.43 $/year
Performance per watt 1.64 pt/W 14.03 pt/W
Typical power consumption 13.81W 28.44W

details

Core2 Duo L7200  vs
Core i5 540M 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 4
L2 cache 4 MB 0.5 MB
L2 cache per core 2 MB/core 0.25 MB/core
Manufacture process 65 nm 32 nm
Transistor count 291,000,000 382,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 8 19

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 1.33 GHz 3.03 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.33 GHz 2.53 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 1.33 GHz 3.03 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A Intel® HD Graphics
Number of displays supported N/A 2
GPU clock speed N/A 500 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 766 MHz

bus

Architecture FSB DMI
Number of links 1 1
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