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Intel Core 2 Duo E8500


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The Core 2 Duo E8400 is a 3.16GHz 45-nanometer dual-core Wolfdale CPU with x9.5 CPU multiplier and memory divider rating of 4. It supports the LGA775 (Socket T) form factor, and the Intel X38 chipset. It features a 1333MHz system bus, 64KB L1 cache and 6MB L2 advance transfer cache. Also features Execute Disable Bit security, and SSE3 SIMD extensions. Its Intel EM64T Extensions allows for 64-bit computing.


Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Reviews Rating: 90 out of 100 based on 1 rating.

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Neoseeker  --- Mar 05 '08
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Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Roundups and Shootouts

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Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Review iXBT Hardware -- Jul 23 '08
Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Review Overclocker's Australia -- Mar 16 '08

Hardcoreware on Sep 11 '08

"There is no question - the Core 2 Duo E8xxx and E7xxx based on the Wolfdale core is easily the best choice for those looking to build a new dual-core system."

Read full review on Feb 26 '08

"The Intel Core 2 Duo processor series got a nice boost in performance and enjoys lower power consumption numbers thanks to the move to a 45nm process and other improvements made to the core. The..."

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MadShrimps on Feb 12 '08

"In the end, I believe this CPU recommended for high-end systems. For the best dual-core setup, you cannot find better than this processor, for the best price/performance dual-core setup, you should..."

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MadShrimps on Feb 22 '15

"We take a closer look at the fastest dual core CPU from Intel, the E8500, dubbed Wolfdale, is manufactured at 45nm which translates in low power usage and excellent potential for overclocking. We..."

Read full review on Mar 24 '08

"The E8500 is the fastest Core 2 Duo solution on the market with the clock speed set at 3.16GHz, fully 266MHz higher than the next fastest E series CPU. For a MSRP on the Intel CPU price list of..."

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