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Previous gen core i5 650

Advantages: Cheap, consumes very less power
Disadvantages: slow, cannot be overclocked

...I bought this pc in the January of 2011. At that time the second generation of Intel core i5 processors were not available. The configuration of my pc: Core i5 650, base frequency 3.2 GhzDh55pj mainboard2 Gb DDR-3 RAM (TEAM)5 ...

fahim1rocks 23.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core I5-650 3.2 GHz

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competitive with quad core processors

Advantages: everything
Disadvantages: none

Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 / 3.16 GHz *** This is my favorite processor and I love to have this in my one of the PC at home due to its great performance and speed. Some processors are really very affordable and trustable with long run capacity and features to ...

gemsarchitect 03.03.2009 · Read full review
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Core 2 Duo E8500

Advantages: Very Fast, good overclocker
Disadvantages: Possible Temperature problem, E8400 is worth a look at

The Core 2 Duo E8500 is an extremely fast processor for the LGA 775 socket. At a stock speed of 3.16 Ghz, it is already fast enough to accomedate most user's need, but if people want to push it further, then thats not a problem for this. I ...

Kovu123 21.01.2009 · Read full review
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Intel Core 2 Duo E8500, its worth it.

Advantages: Good for avarage pc and gamers, stable if all is updated, silent fan.
Disadvantages: Fan can be to weak if alot of heavy processes are running.

This is the same intel Core 2 Duo i have in my PC at this very moment i'm typing this. And you know why i choose it? Because the difference between the 3.00 and the 3.16GHz was so small i decided to take this one. Why didn't i take the 3.20? Because the e ...

thedarkshado 30.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8500 3.16 GHz

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Great CPU For Price

Advantages: 6 Mb L2 Cache and 1333 Fsb is great
Disadvantages: No Disadvantages found yet.

I did a lot of research and satisfied on this model for many good reasons. I checked a lot of benchmarks from cpubenchmark.net and on toms hardware before buying this processor. I bought this cpu month ago. Its very fast and stable. Core i7 and Quads are ...

AsadMcs 26.08.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Intel Dual-Core E8500 3.16 GHz

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