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Intel Pentium D Extreme Edition 3.2GHz

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Pentium D Extreme Edition 3.2GHz Performance Specification
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CPU Details
3.2 GHz
1 cores
Smithfield XE
LGA 775/ Socket T
32 Bit
Pentium D Extreme Edition 3.2GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Pentium Extreme Edition was introduced at the Spring 2005 Intel Developers Forum, not to be confused with the "Pentium 4 Extreme Edition" (an earlier, single-core processor occupying the same niche). The processor was based on the dual-core Pentium D branded Smithfield, but with Hyper-threading enabled, thus any operating system saw four logical processors (two physical and two virtual). It also had an unlocked multiplier to allow overclocking. It was initially released as Intel Pentium Extreme Edition 840 at 3.20 GHz, in early 2005, at a price point of $999.99 (OEM price) or $1,200 (retail). The only chipsets that worked with the Extreme Edition 840 were Intel's 955X, NVIDIA's nForce4 SLI Intel Edition, and ATi Radeon Xpress 200. Using a Pentium Extreme Edition branded CPU with an Intel 945-series chipset will disable Hyper-threading effectively turning the processor into a Pentium D branded equivalent.

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Pentium D Extreme Edition 3.2GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Game Min. Rec.
Resident Evil 8 1070% 2074%
New World 650% 1031%
Battlefield 2042 991% 1475%
Grand Theft Auto VI 1036% 1750%
Far Cry 6 1036% 1676%
Forza Horizon 5 697% 1031%
FIFA 22 719% 953%
Dying Light 2 671% 1455%
Star Citizen 1110% 1110%
Battlefield 6 991% 1475%
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