Core 2 Quad Gets Efficient: Enter The Q8200S And Q9550S

Test Setup And Synthetic Benchmark Results

System Hardware
Hardware
Details
CPU I
Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 (45 nm, 3.16 GHz, 6 MB L2 Cache)
CPU II
Intel Core 2 Quad Q8550s (45 nm, 2.33 GHz, 4 MB L2 Cache)
CPU III
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550s (45 nm, 2.83 GHz, 12 MB L2 Cache)
Motherboard
(Socket 775)
Intel DG45ID, Revision: 1.0, Chipsatz: Intel G45 + ICH10R, Bios: 0089 (01/09/2009)
RAM
2 GB DDR2-1066 Crucial CT25664AA1067 Operated at DDR2-800
HDD

Western Digital Caviar SE 16 500 GB (WD5000AAKS), 7,200 RPM, SATA300, 16 MB

Blu-Ray Drive
LG GGW-H20L
Power Supply
Fortron FSP220-60LE, 220 W
System Software And Drivers
Driver
Details
Intel Chipsets
9.1.0.1012
Intel Graphics
10
Intel Matrix Storage
8.7.0.1007


Synthetic Benchmark Results

SiSoftware Sandra 2008






PCMark Vantage





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