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Front view of Intel N3160

Reasons to consider the
Intel N3160

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Much newer manufacturing process 14 nm vs 65 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
Higher clock speed 1.6 GHz vs 1.2 GHz Around 35% higher clock speed
Newer Jan, 2016 vs Apr, 2007 Release date over 8 years later
More cores 4 vs 2 Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
More threads 4 vs 2 Twice as many threads
Front view of Intel Core2 Duo U7600

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Intel Core2 Duo U7600

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Much higher turbo clock speed 3.9 GHz vs 2.24 GHz Around 75% higher turbo clock speed
Much better PassMark (Single core) score 2,148 vs 497 More than 4.2x better PassMark (Single core) score
Much better performance per watt 17.52 pt/W vs 9.3 pt/W Around 90% better performance per watt
Much better overclocked clock speed (Air) 3.51 GHz vs 1.6 GHz Around 2.2x better overclocked clock speed (Air)
Much more l2 cache per core 1 MB/core vs 0.5 MB/core 2x more l2 cache per core
Better PassMark score 5,582 vs 1,707 More than 3.2x better PassMark score
Significantly better overclocked clock speed (Water) 2.8 GHz vs 1.6 GHz Around 75% better overclocked clock speed (Water)

Benchmarks Real world tests of N3160 vs Core2 Duo U7600

GeekBench 3 (Multi-core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

N3160
2,964

GeekBench 3 (Single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

GeekBench 3 (AES single core) Data courtesy Primate Labs

N3160
364.4 MB/s
Core2 Duo U7600
51,300 MB/s

PassMark Data courtesy Passmark

N3160
1,707

PassMark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs

summary

N3160  vs
Core2 Duo U7600 
Clock speed 1.6 GHz 1.2 GHz
Turbo clock speed 2.24 GHz 3.9 GHz
Cores Quad core Dual core

features

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

power consumption

TDP 6W 10W
Annual home energy cost 1.45 $/year 2.41 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 5.26 $/year 8.76 $/year
Performance per watt 9.3 pt/W 17.52 pt/W
Typical power consumption 4.88W 8.13W

details

N3160  vs
Core2 Duo U7600 
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 4 2
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 0.5 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 14 nm 65 nm
Max CPUs 1 1

overclocking

Overclocked clock speed 1.6 GHz 3.51 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Water) 1.6 GHz 2.8 GHz
Overclocked clock speed (Air) 1.6 GHz 3.51 GHz

integrated graphics

GPU GPU None
Label Intel® HD Graphics 400 N/A
Number of displays supported 3 N/A
GPU clock speed 320 MHz N/A

bus

Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
Intel N3160
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