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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-CoreIntel Core2 Quad Q9505 @ 2.83GHz
Price$179.981$1901
Socket TypeAM2+LGA775
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed2.6 GHz2.8 GHz
Turbo SpeedNot SupportedNot Supported
# of Physical Cores44
Max TDP125W95W
Yearly Running Cost$22.81$17.34
First Seen on ChartQ4 2008Q4 2009
# of Samples334136
Single Thread Rating8901180
CPU Mark30123569
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CPU Mark Rating
As of 11th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
3,012
Intel Core2 Quad Q9505 @ 2.83GHz
3,569
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,962
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,142
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,745
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,989
Intel Core i7-8750H @ 2.20GHz
12,461
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 11th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
16.74
Intel Core2 Quad Q9505 @ 2.83GHz
18.79
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
43.14
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
36.06
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
68.67
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
43.30
Intel Core i7-8750H @ 2.20GHz
31.55
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 11th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
AMD Phenom 9950 Quad-Core
890
Intel Core2 Quad Q9505 @ 2.83GHz
1,180
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,703
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,628
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,775
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
2,022
Intel Core i7-8750H @ 2.20GHz
2,359
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
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Max TDP125W95W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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