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Core 2 Quad Q9550
The Core 2 Quad Q9550 is a cpu manufactured by Intel released on March 2008. This model is based on Core architecture which codename was originally Gesher. The development began in 2005 and four years later, the first Sandy Bridge CPU was presented. The most prominent features are Intel Turbo Boost 2.0, AES encryption and SHA-1 hashing acceleration, Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX) 256-bit instruction set and the ability to have up to 8 physical cores or 16 logical cores through Hyper-Threading.This model runs at 2833 MHz
as base frequency with a thermal design power of 95 W. About its cache memory, this CPU has 128+128 kB level 1 cache, 12288kB of level 2 cache and kB of level 3 cache.
There are some CPU models pretty similar to this one like the Intel Xeon X5660 , the Intel Core i7-6950X and the Intel Core i5-6600K amongst others. To know the complete list and how similar are they, please go down on this page.