Intel 1333FSB Processors Arrive - QX6850 and E6750 Review

Posted on 2007-07-19 17:10:27 by Thomas De Maesschalck

At the beginning of this week Intel officially introduced their flagship Core 2 Extreme QX6850 quad-core processor to go along with the recently announced Core 2 Duo E6550, E6750 and E6850 series processors. These processors have a new faster 1333MHz Front Side Bus (FSB) for improved performance that has replaced the old 1066MHz FSB processors. Read on to see how they perform!

"We were able to crank up the FSB on the Intel Core 2 Duo E6750 all the way to 460MHz without even touching the voltages on the board. After increasing the CPU voltage to 1.4500V the FSB was able to be increased 20MHz higher to 480MHz FSB or a quad pumped speed of 1920MHz, which is more than we expected to hit. This is an overclock of 1169MHz, an overclock of 44%, on a processor that comes at a lucrative price point..."

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