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Front view of Intel Core2 QX9650

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Intel Core2 QX9650

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CPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the QX9650 Extreme Edition vs the QX6850 Extreme Edition.

Front view of Intel Core2 QX6850

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Intel Core2 QX6850

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Core2 QX9650 vs QX6850

Cinebench R11.5

Cinebench R11.5 (Single Core)

Reviews Word on the street

Core2 QX9650  vs QX6850 

8.0
8.0

8.0
8.0

Overall

7.9 Out of 10
8.3 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

Core2 QX9650  vs
QX6850 
Clock speed 3 GHz 3 GHz
Cores Quad core Quad core
Socket type
LGA 775
Is unlocked Yes Yes

features

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

power consumption

TDP 130W 130W
Annual home energy cost 31.32 $/year 31.32 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 113.88 $/year 113.88 $/year
Typical power consumption 105.63W 105.63W

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
Clock speed 1,333 MHz 1,333 MHz

details

Core2 QX9650  vs
QX6850 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 4
L2 cache 12 MB 8 MB
L2 cache per core 3 MB/core 2 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 65 nm
Transistor count 820,000,000 582,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 9 9
Voltage range 0.85 - 1.36V 0.85 - 1.5V
Operating temperature Unknown - 64.5°C Unknown - 64.5°C

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 4.2 GHz 4.02 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 4.28 GHz 3.86 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 4.2 GHz 4.02 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU None None
Label N/A N/A
Latest DirectX N/A N/A
Number of displays supported N/A N/A
GPU clock speed N/A N/A
Turbo clock speed N/A N/A
3DMark06 N/A N/A
Intel Core2 QX9650
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