LGA 1155/Socket H2
Rating & Price
Core i5-2500 3.3GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i5-2500 3.3GHz is a performance CPU based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.
It offers 4 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 3.3GHz, which may go up to 3.7GHz and 6MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.
The processor integrates weak Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 2000, with 6 Execution Units, initially clocked at 850MHz and that go up to 1100MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 95W.
Its performance is very good and sufficient for extreme gaming.
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