Sandy Bridge Core i7 mobile vs desktop Tags: CPUs Mobile Performance Sandy Bridge Desktops Intel i7 Last response: February 13, 2012 3:59 PM in CPUs Share darkstar845 February 13, 2012 9:20:59 AM Does the Core i7-2960xm @2.7 Ghz have the same performance of a Core i7-2600k downclocked to 2.7Ghz? Almost everything about the two chips is the same except for the TDP. More about : sandy bridge core mobile desktop samuelspark a b à CPUs February 13, 2012 9:35:41 AM Theoretically, yes. IntelEnthusiast a c 188 à CPUs February 13, 2012 3:59:43 PM Yes they should perform about same as long as the mobile Intel® Core™ i7-2960XM wasn't on battery and was cool. They do share the same microarchitecture with the simple change of the mobile have instuctions for saving power when on battery. Christian Wood Intel Enthusiast Team Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Sandy Bridge Core i7 mobile vs desktop Forum Core i7 Bloomfield/Gulftown or Core i7 Sandy Bridge ? Forum Ivy Bridge vs Sandy bridge . Wait or not Forum Mobile sandy bridge versus Core 2 Duo? Forum Yorkfield vs . sandy bridge Forum For software Development: Sandy Bridge or core i7 extreme ed? Forum AMD Phenom II X4 955 vs Intel Core i7 2600K sandy bridge / Forum AMD Phenom II X4 965 vs Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz for new build Forum Sandy Bridge vs . Previous Gen.? Forum Ivy bridge or sandy bridge Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum Core 2 Duo or Quad? Forum Core 2 duo & gts450 ? Forum [Solved] Core 2 Quad Q9550 or Core 2 Duo E8600 for my Gigabyte GA-P35-DS3L? Forum [Solved] INTEL CORE i3 2100 3.10Ghz (3MB CACHE) Good enough ? Forum New Build Ivy or Sandy? Forum How to solve desktop problem Forum [Solved] Should i wait ofr the ivy bridge? Forum Core Duo 800 fsb work with ddr3 1600 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !