Solved Overclock e6550 3GHz vs stock e8400 3GHz: Same Performance? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Performance Core Last response: October 13, 2010 9:31 AM in CPUs Share luqs88 October 12, 2010 8:51:36 PM Hello, As title above, do same clock on difference core 2 duo get same performance? More about : overclock e6550 3ghz stock e8400 3ghz performance Best solution ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs a b K Overclocking October 12, 2010 9:02:33 PM it would be in the same ballpark. the E8400 has an edge with it's 6mb l2 cache compared to the E6550 4mb. the E6850 would be fair comparison rather then the E8400. http://www.anandtech.com/bench/Product/59?vs=56 Share luqs88 October 12, 2010 9:08:47 PM Best answer selected by luqs88. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsc a c 172 à CPUs a c 197 K Overclocking October 13, 2010 9:31:09 AM Performance does not scale linearly with FSB speed, but the higher FSB freq of the E6550 should compensate somewhat for the larger cache of the E8400. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Phenom 960t Dilemma - Overclock x4 Cores @4GHz - VS - Stock Settings x6 Cores @3GHz Forum Can a core2duo E8400 3ghz can be overclocked to amd phenom ii 955be Forum 2,8Ghz vs 3ghz overclock help Forum X2vsX4@same price-Athlon II X4 620 (2.6GHz) vs Phenom II X2 545 (3GHz) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !