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Intel Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz

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How well can the Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz run games
Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
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CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
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Processor GPU
CPU Details
2.8 GHz
3.8 GHz
4 cores
8 threads
Sandy Bridge
65W
32nm
LGA 1155/Socket H2
64 Bit
69°C
2
32GB
Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz is a power efficient CPU based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 2.8GHz, which may go up to 3.8GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.


The processor integrates weak Graphics called Intel HD i7 2600 (variant of Intel HD Graphics 2000), with 6 Execution Units, initially clocked at 850MHz and that go up to 1350MHz, 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 65W.


Compared to Core i7-2600K there's a 14% performance decrease. Its performance is very good and sufficient for any of today's games.


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Release period
09-Jan-2011
Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
43%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
12GB
0%
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FIFA 21 24% 2%
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Ghostrunner 29% 18%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 19% 18%
Core i7-2600S 4-Core 2.8GHz Extras
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