CPUBoss Review Our evaluation of E6600 vs E5700


Benchmark performance using all cores

Passmark, GeekBench (32-bit) and GeekBench (64-bit)

Single-core Performance

Individual core benchmark performance

Passmark (Single Core)


How much speed can you get out of the processor?

Passmark (Overclocked), Unlocked, Maximum Overclocked Clock Speed (Air) and 2 more


Are you paying a premium for performance?

Performance Per Dollar

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Intel Pentium E6600

Reasons to consider the
Intel Pentium E6600

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Better performance per dollar 7.86 pt/$ vs 6.28 pt/$ More than 25% better performance per dollar
Slightly better geekbench (64-bit) score 5,212 vs 3,087 Around 70% better geekbench (64-bit) score
Front view of Intel Pentium E5700

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Intel Pentium E5700

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Newer Jul, 2010 vs Jan, 2010 Release date 6 months later

Benchmarks Real world tests of Pentium E6600 vs E5700

GeekBench (32-bit)

GeekBench (64-bit)


3D Mark 11 (Physics)


Passmark (Single Core)

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Pentium E6600  vs
Clock speed 3.06 GHz 3 GHz
Cores Dual core Dual core
Socket type
LGA 775
Is hyperthreaded No No


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

power consumption

TDP 65W 65W
Annual home energy cost 15.66 $/year 15.66 $/year
Annual commercial energy cost 56.94 $/year 56.94 $/year
Performance per watt 4.84 pt/W 4.7 pt/W
Typical power consumption 52.81W 52.81W


Pentium E6600  vs
Architecture x86-64 x86-64
Threads 2 2
L2 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L2 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
L3 cache 2 MB 2 MB
L3 cache per core 1 MB/core 1 MB/core
Manufacture process 45 nm 45 nm
Transistor count 228,000,000 228,000,000
Max CPUs 1 1
Clock multiplier 11 15
Operating temperature Unknown - 74.1°C Unknown - 74.1°C

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


Architecture FSB FSB
Number of links 1 1
Clock speed 1,066 MHz 800 MHz
Intel Pentium E6600
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