Intel Core i7-2600 benchmarks
Benchmarks of Intel Core i7 CPUs for Socket 1155
This chart shows how well the Core i7-2600 performs in comparison with other processors from Core i7 family. The "Specs" column in the chart shows differences between major specs for all CPUs. All Core i7 parts in the graph below have 4 cores, Hyper-Threading technology and 8MB L3 cache.
Intel CPUs with similar multi-threaded performance
This chart shows Intel microprocessors with approximately the same level of performance as the Core i7-2600. All Intel processors in the graph come with 4 cores.
AMD CPUs with similar multi-threaded performance
This benchmark chart includes AMD microprocessors with multi-threaded performance, similar to the Intel i7-2600. Please see the "Specs" column for the differences between most important characteristics of listed CPUs.
Core i7-2600 compared to the fastest desktop CPUs
This chart shows how the i7-2600 stands against the fastest desktop x86 microprocessors from our benchmark database.
Popular performance comparisons
This graph illustrates relative multi-threading performance of processors, that are most commonly compared to the Core i7-2600.
Intel Core i7-2600 is a quad-core desktop CPU, operating at 3.4 GHz. The processor has Turbo feature enabled. This technology can temporary "overclock" the cores to 3.8 GHz. Additionally, the i7-2600 supports Hyper-Threading technology, that improves performance in multi-threaded applications or when running multiple single-threaded programs. The Intel Core i7-2600 comes with 8MB of last level cache, and it fits into 95 Watt thermal envelope. More details about this microprocessor you can find on the Intel Core i7-2600 specs page.
For single-threaded performance please see Intel i7-2600 single-threaded benchmarks page.
Comparison of all tested Core i7 microprocessors can be found on the Intel Core i7 benchmarks page.