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Intel Core 2 Quad Q8300 2.5GHz

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2.5 GHz
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95W
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LGA 775/ Socket T
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Core 2 Quad Q8300 2.5GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core 2 Quad Q8300 2.5GHz is a high-end Processor based on the 45nm Core micro-architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (4 Logical), clocked at 2.5GHz and 4MB of L2 Cache.
Among its many features, Virtualization is activated.


The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics. and has a rated board TDP of 95W.


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


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Release period
30-Nov-2008
Core 2 Quad Q8300 2.5GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Red Dead Redemption 2 57% 165%
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 40% 97%
Death Stranding 97% 189%
Cyberpunk 2077 97% 126%
Need For Speed Heat 74% 124%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 97% 189%
Planet Zoo 74% 165%
FIFA 20 10% 90%
Diablo 4 89% 175%
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2008
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2011
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6 GB

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Is it my GPU bottleneck ?

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$329.00
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$799.00
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16 GB

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yea your gpu is bottlenecking your cpu performance something like gtx 750 ti or r7 260x would be nice balanced

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2016
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12 GB

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Will this CPU (Intel core 2 quad) bottleneck my GPU?

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2008
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2008
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4 GB

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It shouldn"t Q8300 is pretty strong CPU.

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2008
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4 GB

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I can run this processor with 2GB of RAM but as soon as I put the extra 2GB (total 4GB) I get the memory error code. (1 short beep 1 long beep)


Any ideas?

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32 GB

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Maybe a faulty ram stick?

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2008
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2008
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4 GB

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Is your motherboard Foxconn?

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2011
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$195.00
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4 GB

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im going to upgrade mi processor for this one i have a question ? im gona have bottleneck? buy this or wait for another? please help me and respond

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$450.00
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16 GB

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Good for gaming?

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2012
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$235.00
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8 GB

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Yeah, specially when overclocked :)

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Thanks bro :D

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You're Welcome :)

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$319.00
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16 GB

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I made OC of this procesor, from 2,5 ghz to 2,96 ghz and FSB from 1333 mhz to 1590 mhz and work grate…….sorry for my english :D

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I have it. You can play with it any kind of game!! With a 5670 you can play GTA IV on 1920x1080!!

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2008
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good for gaming and multi tasking

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2011
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$120.00
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2009
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$500.00
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it ain that good for gaming, im using it and it fail sometimes at bf3 :) (using hd 7750 shappire)

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2012
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20 GB

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That isn't true! I use it for BF3 at high-ultra and its more than enough.

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