Intel Core 2 Q9550 Review & Specs

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Intel Core 2 Q9550 Quad-Core 2.83GHz 1333MHz 12 MB LGA775 EM64T BX80569Q9550

Intel Core 2 Q9550 Quad-Core 2.83GHz 1333MHz 12 MB LGA775 EM64T BX80569Q9550

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  • Processor Type - Intel Core 2 Quad
  • Product Type - CPU
  • Clock Speed - 2.8GHz

Specs Overview

Model BX80569Q9550
Release Date June 2016

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Series Core 2 Quad
Core Name Yorkfield
Socket LGA775
Integrated Graphics None
CPU Cores 4
CPU Threads 4
CPU Clock Rate 2830MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate -
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 45 nm

Critic Reviews


Four extremely powerful processor cores running at 2.83GHz, 12MB of cache, 1,333MHz bus speeds and the latest 45nm process technology. Thats the short version of what makes this an astonishingly powerful processor. It is literally state of the art....


Intel has been successfully retailing 45nm processors since the last quarter to 2007, but as per recent tradition, theyve only debuted a single champion SKU in retail with the Core 2 Extreme QX9650. Acting as a showcase to their engineering...

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Intels Core 2 Quad Q9550 is just one model below the most powerful processor in this series, the Q9650.Although its clock speed of 2.83 GHz is 6% lower than its big brothers 3 GHz, we measured its performance to be 2.4% behind the more powerful...


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