Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 2.66GHz Socket 775

  • Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 2.66GHz Socket 775
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  • Champion Overclocker, Good Price, 45nm Design/Lower Voltage Requirements, Performance Above It Price Point, Easy To Overclock, Proven Double Cheeseburger Design
  • Performance Vs. Price Ratio, Not Much Heat Is Produced, Lower Power


  • Locked Multiplier, Need A High End Board for High FSB To Offset The 8x Multiplier
  • Does Not Like Too Much Voltage, Only 6MB L2 Cache, This article was originally published in forum thread: Introducing Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 started by Peter View original post

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By TechwareLabs on

The Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 and all the changes that Intel has introduced has proven to be a worthwhile upgrade. In the benchmarks, the Q9400 did very well compared to their previous quad-core offering from Intel and fell right in line with Intel...

By Bjorn3D on 85

Weve been looking at less expensive solutions to keeping performance up and costs down. It seems weve not only found a fairly affordable CPU in the Q9400 but also found a champion overclocker. We were amazed when we hit 3.8 and we hit 3.8 so easy...

By PCShopTalk on

A little over two years ago, Intel built their first well-known multitasking beast, the Q6600, which was built on 65nm architecture and had a computing power of 2.4Ghz. Then about a year later another powerful Quad-Core chip hit the shelves, the...

By InsideHW on

No doubt that Intel has made a great job with Core 2 Quad Q9400s model. This is definitely direction that should be followed. Quad Core with TDP at 65W brings lower power consumption, lower temperature dissipation, bigger overclock margin and...

By Legit Reviews on

The Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 has been around since Q3'08, but it still has the muscle to compete with AMD Phenom II...

By DigitalVersus on 80

Like the majority of quad-core processors, this 2.66 GHz Core 2 Quad Q9400 is designed with a rather demanding audience in mind: professionals who work with 2D and 3D video editing, complicated photo manipulation and other complex complications.For...

International Review By HardTecs4U on

Nach den heute gezeigten Leistungsmessungen sollte es dem potentiellen Interessenten nun ein wenig leichter fallen aus der doch recht unübersichtlichen Produktpalette an Core-2-Prozessoren das passende Stück für sein System ausfindig zu...

International Review By GinjFo on

La maîtrise de la production de processeurs à 45 nm permet à Intel de décliner une nouvelle famille de Quad Core en version 65 Watts avec les Q9550s, Q9400s et Q8200s Ce passage à un TDP plus faible du Q9400 permet...

International Review By Au-Ja on

Zu Anfang dieses Artikels stellten wir die Frage: "Kann der derzeit zu Preisen unter 250 Euro erhältliche Core 2 Quad Q9400 Intels aktuelles Spitzenmodell Core i7 965 bezwingen?" Die Antwort lautet: Ja - oder "Yes, he can", wie man es heutzutage...

International Review By Les Numériques on 80

Comme tous les processeurs à quatre cœurs, le Q9400 se destine essentiellement aux personnes utilisant fréquemment des logiciels d'édition vidéo, photo ou 3D. Pour les autres, l'intérêt est plus...