Product Comparison: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 vs Intel Core I5-6500


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Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4GHz 2.40GHz 8M/1066 SLACR Socket 775 CPU Processor
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4GHz 2.40GHz 8M/1066 SLACR Socket 775 CPU Processor
Intel Core I5-6500 3.20GHZ SKT1151 6MB Cache Tray Processor
Intel Core I5-6500 3.20GHZ SKT1151 6MB Cache Tray Processor
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Brand Intel Intel
Model Q6600 I5-6500
Origin Malaysia China
Depth 1.5 in. 1.3 in.
Width 2 in. 4.3 in.
Height 3 in. 6.8 in.
Socket LGA775 FCLGA1151
Lithography 65 nm 14 nm
Type of Processors Desktop Desktop
Code Name Kentsfield Skylake
CPU Cores 4 4
CPU Threads 4 4
Max Temperature 71 °C 71 °C
Clock Speed 2.40 GHz 3.20 GHz
Data Width 64 bits 64 bits
Max TDP 105 W 65 W
Virtualization Technology Yes Yes
L1 Cache Size 256 kB 64 kB
L2 Cache Size 8,192 kB 256 kB
Max Memory Channels 2 2
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection Yes Yes
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core No 2.0
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow! Yes Yes
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport No No
Manufacturer warranty 3 year(s) 3 year(s)
Certifications CE CE, HF
Manufacturer Link https://ark.intel.com/products/29765/Intel-Core2-Quad-Processor-Q6600-8M-Cache-2_40-GHz-1066-MHz-FSB https://ark.intel.com/products/88184/Intel-Core-i5-6500-Processor-6M-Cache-up-to-3_60-GHz
Date first available January, 2007 April, 2015
Reviews https://www.amazon.com/Intel-Q6600-2-4GHz-2-40GHz-Processor/dp/B00BNHUGHG https://www.amazon.com/Intel-I5-6500-3-20GHZ-SKT1151-CM8066201920404/dp/B01DR4QO0A
FAQ https://www.amazon.com/Intel-Q6600-2-4GHz-2-40GHz-Processor/dp/B00BNHUGHG https://www.amazon.com/Intel-I5-6500-3-20GHZ-SKT1151-CM8066201920404/dp/B01DR4QO0A
Amazon 4.5 4.7
Ebay 4.8 -
Newegg 5 -
Turbo Clock Speed - 3.60 GHz
Max Memory Bandwidth - 34.1 GB/s
L3 Cache Size - 6,144 kB
Max Memory Size - 64 GB
Memory Types - DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600
DirectX* Support - 12
Graphics Output - eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Graphics Video Max Memory - 64 GB
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency - 1,050 MHz
Graphics Base Frequency - 350 MHz
Processor Graphics - Intel® HD Graphics 530
MSRP - 192 - 202 $

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