Product Comparison: Intel Core i7-2600 vs Intel Core i7-3770


General Specifications
Brand
Intel
Intel
Model
Core i7-2600
Core i7-3770
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Part of Intel's family of 2nd generation Intel Core computer processors, the Intel Core i7-2600 Processor delivers speed and smooth performance - whether you're creating high-definition videos, playing 3D games, or simply browsing the Internet.
The Intel Core i7-3770 3.40 GHz Processor is equipped with 4 cores and 8 threads and can be installed on an LGA1155 socket. It delivers an improved automatic performance, thanks to its Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 Technology.
Package Size
Height
4.5 in.
4.6 in.
Width
4 in.
4.3 in.
Depth
3.2 in.
3.2 in.
Weight
0.85 lbs.
0.85 lbs.

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Details
Lithography
32 nm
22 nm
Type of Processors
Desktop
Desktop
Code Name
Sandy Bridge
Ivy Bridge
Socket
FCLGA1155
What customers say about "Details"
Intel Core i7-2600 CPU Processor
  • I replaced it with the Thermalright Siver Arrow Dual Fan (which does fit an 1155 socket).
  • Intel is extreme! Great socket for my case.
  • Great for my build with this socket.
  • 1155 socket fits my motherboard. Great!
  • Fast processor, but on a dead socket.
Intel Core i7-3770 CPU Processor
  • Easy to install, set it in the socket correctly.
  • Was kinda surprised at the socket installation. Easy.
  • It's fast. Surprisingly easy to install. Socket is great.
  • It booted up very fast, installed Windows 8 Pro quickly. Easy install with this socket.
  • Sad to see that the 1155 socket is on it's way out.
Technical Specifications
CPU Cores
4
4
CPU Threads
8
8
Clock Speed
3.4 GHz
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock Speed
3.8 GHz
3.9 GHz
Max TDP
95 W
77 W
Max Temperature
72.6 °C
67 °C
Data Width
64 bits
64 bits
Virtualization Technology
Yes
Yes

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

What customers say about "Technical Specifications"
Intel Core i7-2600 CPU Processor
  • Fast stock clock speed with an additional 400 MHz available through Intel's speed boost.
  • Extremely impressed with the speed. I use all cores and theads for development.
  • Great speed and processing power.
  • Great processing speed. Runs twice as fast as the core2 duo desktop that it replaced.
  • It gives great speed for a variety of computing tasks.
Intel Core i7-3770 CPU Processor
  • Faster than a speeding bullet, runs cool.
  • Excellent speed and no problems with Photoshop, Flash, Lightroom, or gaming.
  • I love the speed and performace.
  • Screaming fast at stock clock speeds.
  • Loved the easy install, love the speed, all around great product.
Cache And Memory Specifications
L1 Cache Size
256 kB
256 kB
L2 Cache Size
1024 kB
1024 kB
L3 Cache Size
8000 kB
8000 kB
Max Memory Size
32 GB
32 GB
Memory Types
DDR3
DDR3
Max Memory Channels
2
2
Max Memory Bandwidth
21 GB/s
25.6 GB/s

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

What customers say about "Cache And Memory Specifications"
Intel Core i7-2600 CPU Processor
  • The extreme memory profile indetified my RAM nicely.
  • The memory will clock up fine with the multiplier.
  • Fast CPU processor with nothing slowing it down. Good memory.
  • Gaming wise it is a solid performing. Very good with this memory.
  • Solid performance. Great memory. Very fast for my needs.
Intel Core i7-3770 CPU Processor
  • A lot of new games are making use of over 4 cores and extra L2-L3 cache memory now. Has good memory.
  • I bought this with my first custom built PC. Good memory.
  • Extremely fast. Lots of cache.
  • It fast and a quad with HT, lots of cache.
  • Has a smaller cache. It does lack hyperthreading.
Graphics Specifications
DirectX* Support
11.1
11.1
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1350 MHz
1150 MHz
Graphics Base Frequency
850 MHz
650 MHz
Processor Graphics
Intel HD Graphics 2000
Intel HD Graphics 4000

Intel Core i7-2600

Intel Core i7-3770

Supported Technologies
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection
Yes
Yes
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core
Yes
Yes
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow!
Yes
Yes
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport
Yes
Yes
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
3 year(s)
3 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC
Other Information
Manufacturer


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