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


General Specifications
Brand
Intel
Intel
Model
Q6600
I5-6500
Origin
Malaysia
China
Package Size
Depth
1.5 in.
1.3 in.
Width
2 in.
4.3 in.
Height
3 in.
6.8 in.

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Details
Socket
LGA775
FCLGA1151
Lithography
65 nm
14 nm
Type of Processors
Desktop
Desktop
Code Name
Kentsfield
Skylake
Technical Specifications
CPU Cores
4
4
CPU Threads
4
4
Clock Speed
2.40 GHz
3.20 GHz
Max TDP
105 W
65 W
Max Temperature
71 °C
71 °C
Data Width
64 bits
64 bits
Virtualization Technology
Yes
Yes
Turbo Clock Speed
3.60 GHz

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Cache And Memory Specifications
L1 Cache Size
256 kB
64 kB
L2 Cache Size
8,192 kB
256 kB
Max Memory Channels
2
2
L3 Cache Size
6,144 kB
Max Memory Size
64 GB
Memory Types
DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600
Max Memory Bandwidth
34.1 GB/s

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Supported Technologies
Execute Disable Bit / Virus Protection
Yes
Yes
Turbo Boost / Turbo Core
No
2.0
Enhanced SpeedStep / PowerNow!
Yes
Yes
Hyper-Threading / HyperTransport
No
No
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer warranty
3 year(s)
3 year(s)
Certifications
CE
CE, HF

Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600

Intel Core I5-6500

Other Information
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
MSRP
192 - 202 $
Rating
Amazon
4.5
4.7
Ebay
4.8
Newegg
5
Graphics Specifications
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

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