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Compare With faster, intelligent multi-core technology that automatically applies processing power where it's needed most, new Intel Core i7 processors deliver an incredible breakthrough in PC performance. They're the best desktop processors on the planet., Core i5 Quad-core I5-750 2.66GHz Processor (2.66GHz - 2.5GT/s QPI - 1MB L2 - 8MB L3 - Socket H LGA-1156 - Retail)

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With faster, intelligent multi-core technology that automatically applies processing power where it's needed most, new Intel Core i7 processors deliver an incredible breakthrough in PC performance. They're the best desktop processors on the planet.
With faster, intelligent multi-core technology that automatically applies processing power where it's needed most, new Intel Core i7 processors deliver an incredible breakthrough in PC performance. They're the best desktop processors on the planet.
$181.05
Core i5 Quad-core I5-750 2.66GHz Processor (2.66GHz - 2.5GT/s QPI - 1MB L2 - 8MB L3 - Socket H LGA-1156 - Retail)
Core i5 Quad-core I5-750 2.66GHz Processor (2.66GHz - 2.5GT/s QPI - 1MB L2 - 8MB L3 - Socket H LGA-1156 - Retail)
$390.51
Benchmarks Scores Results Results
SiSoftware Sandra 2009 SP3 Cryptography
SHA256 Encryption

Score in MB/secGo
469.00 523.00
Mainconcept Reference 1.6.1
Video Transcoding: MPEG-2 to H.264/AVC
(FullHD Video)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
98.00 123.00
Far Cry 2 1.0.1
1280x800
(Medium settings, HDR off)
Score in FPSGo
108.40 103.10
PCMark Vantage
PCMark Suite

Score in ScoreGo
7835.00 7769.00
Adobe Photoshop CS 4
Image Processing
(Applying 6 filters to a 69 MB TIF image)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
120.00 126.00
Left 4 Dead 1.0.0.5
1280x800
(Medium settings)
Score in FPSGo
145.90 157.80
3DMark Vantage 1.0.2
Overall Score

Score in ScoreGo
11498.00 11273.00
3DS Max 2009
Image Rendering (1920x1280)

Score in Time [seconds]Go
166.00 188.00
SiSoftware Sandra 2009 SP3 Processor Arithmetic
MFLOPS

Score in ScoreGo
58.26 32.36
iTunes 8.1.0.52
Audio Transcoding
(wav to aac)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
105.00 98.00
3DMark Vantage 1.0.2 CPU
CPU Score

Score in ScoreGo
39900.00 37650.00
DivX 6.8.3
Video Transcoding: MPEG-2 to AVI
(Insane Quality)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
95.00 92.00
SiSoftware Sandra 2009 SP3 Cryptography
AES256 Encryption

Score in MB/secGo
505.00 458.00
Performance Index
50% Time Based Scores, 25% Games
(12.5 % PC Mark Suite, 12.5 3DMark CPU )
Score in ScoreGo
1151.60 1087.27
Lame 3.98
Audio Encoding: wav to mp3
(160 Kbit/s)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
160.00 142.00
WinZIP 12 (8252)
File Compression (4096 KB dictionary)
(maximum compression)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
296.00 301.00
SiSoftware Sandra 2009 SP3
Memory Bandwidth

Score in GB/secGo
20.00 16.63
Adobe Acrobat 9 Professional
PDF Document Creation

Score in Time [seconds]Go
97.00 97.00
GTA IV 1.0.3
1280x1024
(Medium settings, Vsync off)
Score in FPSGo
60.50 60.80
PCMark Vantage RAM
Memories Suite

Score in ScoreGo
6498.00 6022.00
SiSoftware Sandra 2009 SP3 Processor Arithmetic
ALU Performance
(Dhrystone)
Score in ScoreGo
68.37 69.00
Adobe Premiere Pro CS4
1440x1080 Video Editing

Score in Time [seconds]Go
70.00 134.00
3DMark Vantage 1.0.2 GPU
GPU Score

Score in ScoreGo
9293.00 9139.00
AVG Anti-Virus 8.5.287
Scanning ZIP and RAR archives for viruses
(Virus Base 270.12.16/2094)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
178.00 235.00
SiSoftware Sandra 2009 SP3 Cryptography
Encryption Score

Score in MB/secGo
487.00 490.00
Fritz 11
Chess game
(multi-threaded)
Score in ScoreGo
10383.00 8241.00
WinRAR 3.9 x64 Beta1
File Compression (multi-threaded)
(maximum compression)
Score in Time [seconds]Go
47.00 62.00
XviD 1.2.1
Video Transcoding: MPEG-2 to AVI

Score in Time [seconds]Go
142.00 135.00