CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of P8400 vs C-60 among all CPUs

Performance

Benchmark performance using all cores

PCMark 8 Home 3.0 Accelerated, PassMark and 1 more

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

PassMark (Single Core), Geekbench 3 Single Core and 1 more

Integrated Graphics

Integrated GPU performance for graphics

Sky Diver and Cloud Gate

Integrated Graphics (OpenCL)

Integrated GPU performance for parallel computing

CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 4 more

Performance per Watt

How efficiently does the processor use electricity?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

Value

Are you paying a premium for performance?

Sky Diver, Cloud Gate, CompuBench 1.5 Bitcoin mining and 11 more

7.8

CPUBoss Score

Combination of all six facets

Winner
Intel Core2 Duo P8400 

CPUBoss recommends the Intel Core2 Duo P8400  based on its performance and single-core performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Core2 Duo P8400

Reasons to consider the
Intel Core2 Duo P8400

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Much better 3DMark06 CPU score 2,036 vs 19.5 Around 104.5x better 3DMark06 CPU score
Much better geekbench 3 AES single core score 95,500 MB/s vs 38,550 MB/s Around 2.5x better geekbench 3 AES single core score
Much more l2 cache 3 MB vs 1 MB 3x more l2 cache; more data can be stored in the l2 cache for quick access later
Much higher clock speed 2.26 GHz vs 1 GHz More than 2.2x higher clock speed
Much better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score 2,110 vs 777 Around 2.8x better geekbench 2 (32-bit) score
Much more l2 cache per core 1.5 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 3x more l2 cache per core
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.54 GHz vs 1.34 GHz More than 90% better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.26 GHz vs 1 GHz More than 2.2x better overclocked clock speed (Water)
Front view of AMD C-60

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AMD C-60

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Has a built-in GPU Yes vs No Somewhat common; A separate graphics adapter is not required
Newer manufacturing process 40 nm vs 45 nm A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running processor
Lower typical power consumption 7.31W vs 20.31W 2.8x lower typical power consumption
Newer Aug, 2011 vs Jul, 2008 Release date over 3 years later
Lower annual home energy cost 2.17 $/year vs 6.02 $/year 2.8x lower annual home energy cost
Lower annual commercial energy cost 7.88 $/year vs 21.9 $/year 2.8x lower annual commercial energy cost

Benchmarks Real world tests of Core2 Duo P8400 vs AMD C-60

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

Core2 Duo P8400
95,500 MB/s
AMD C-60
38,550 MB/s

GeekBench (32-bit) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench

3D Mark 06 (CPU)

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 Duo P8400  vs
AMD C-60 
Clock speed 2.26 GHz 1 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core

features

Has a NX bit Yes Yes
Has virtualization support Yes Yes
Instruction set extensions
SSE4a
SSE2
MMX
SSE3
SSE
AMD64
SSE4.1
AMD-V
Supplemental SSE3
Supports dynamic frequency scaling Yes Yes

power consumption

TDP 25W 9W
Annual home energy cost 6.02 $/year 2.17 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 21.9 $/year 7.88 $/year
Performance per watt 3.83 pt/W 3.96 pt/W
Typical power consumption 20.31W 7.31W

details

Core2 Duo P8400  vs
AMD C-60 
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 3 MB 1 MB
L2 cache per core 1.5 MB/core 0.5 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 40 nm
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 8 5

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 2.54 GHz 1.34 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.26 GHz 1 GHz
PassMark (Overclocked) 887.7 406.8
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 2.54 GHz 1.34 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None GPU
Label N/A AMD Radeon HD 6290
GPU clock speed N/A 276 MHz
Turbo clock speed N/A 400 MHz
Intel Core2 Duo P8400
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