Core 2 Duo E8600 3.33GHz
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Core 2 Duo E8600 3.33GHz Performance Specification
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3.33 GHz
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LGA 775/ Socket T
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Core 2 Duo E8600 3.33GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core 2 Duo E8600 3.33GHz is a middle-class Processor based on the 45nm Core micro-architecture.


It offers 2 Physical Cores (2 Logical), clocked at 3.33GHz and 6MB of L2 Cache.
Among its many features, Virtualization is activated.


The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics. and has a rated board TDP of 65W.


It offers average performance. It will therefore become a bottleneck in today's demanding games.


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umer77's Rig
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Can you suggest the best graphic card that can work with it?

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blackscottishcyclops's Rig
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Radeon HD 4850 (http://www.game-debate.com/hardware/index.php?gid=55&graphics=Radeon%20HD%204850)

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Any Core 2 Duo E8xxx actually has integrated graphics. It's the Intel Q45, which is based on the GMA X4500.

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LOOOL! Why is this 5 percent better than my quad core??? Realy i do not get it!! PLZ i need some answers!!

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1% better xD

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Because you have an AMD CPU

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how expensive is this ?
can my motherboard support it? (i have 775 socket)

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$125.99 says Ebay and yes I think your motherboard will support it. :)

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125 ? even i3-3220 is 120$ -.-

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yeah… thats intel :/

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I paid about $20-25 (R$70) on E8400 here in Brazil, not too expensive. You need a LGA 775 board which supports FSB 1333.

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wow this is amazing! according to the game-debate´s gurus this top model high end core2Duo is outperformed by a 2% by my Pentium G850 o yeah so great!

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but you wont see any differenc in gaming, on the contrary E8600 may perform better in much things :D

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well what games can it play with nvidia 9600gt and 4 gb ram?

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sorry for late reply… change the GPU… i can play all the newest games with my system… so if u upgrade graphics card u will be able to play everything… 4 gb ram needs upgrade also,but GT9600? i doubt u will play any decent games…

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