Intel Core 2 Extreme Processor QX9650 Review

Posted on 2007-10-29 10:22:48 by Thomas De Maesschalck

The Intel Core 2 Extreme Processor QX9650 was just unveiled minutes ago and Legit Reviews has one in the hot seat just for you. Read on to see how Intel was able to make double digit performance gains and lower power consumption without increasing the clock frequency or lowering the TDP of the processor. This is one processor you don't want to miss out on!

Review Highlights
- Windows Vista Ultimate 64-Bit Used
- Crysis, BioShock and World in Conflict Tested in DX10
- Overclocking Yorkfield to 4Ghz included
- Power Consumption Testing at idle and load
- Compared to AMD's flagship 6400+ black edition processor

Quote: "The Intel Core 2 Extreme Processor QX9650 is proudly taking over where Conroe and Kentsfield left off - driving the steak a little deeper into the heart of AMD. AMD can only hope their upcoming Phenom processors can compete with Penryn and Yorkfield, because Intel is going full steam ahead and not looking back..."

Link: Legit Reviews

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