Core_i7-2960XM_4-Core_2.7GHz
Intel Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz

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How well can the Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz run games
Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Mobo Socket
Main Link
Bit Width
Max Temp.
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Maximum memory
Processor GPU
CPU Details
2.7 GHz
3.7 GHz
4 cores
8 threads
Sandy Bridge
55W
32nm
rPGA 988A / B / Socket G1 / G2
64 Bit
100°C
2
32GB
Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz is an enthusiast mobile CPU based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 2.7GHz, which may go up to 3.7GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.


The processor integrates relatively weak Graphics called Intel HD i7 2960XM, with 12 Execution Units, initially clocked at 650MHz and that go up to 1300MHz, 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 55W.


Its performance is very good and sufficient for any of today's games.


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Release period
12-Nov-2011
Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
26%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Horizon: Zero Dawn 26% 9%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 9% 9%
Cyberpunk 2077 3% 35%
Marvel's Avengers 7% 35%
Fast & Furious Crossroads 7% 93%
Valorant 63% 36%
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout 26% 9%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 7% 35%
Grand Theft Auto VI 3% 58%
Grounded 43% 35%
Core i7-2960XM 4-Core 2.7GHz Extras
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