Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor QX6700 (8M Cache, 2.66 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB)
Now available in quad-core
Experience performance second to none on highly-threaded apps² and get in the game like it was meant to be played with the Intel® Core™2 Extreme quad-core processor QX6700—the world's first quad-core desktop processor.
Intel® Core™2 Extreme dual-core processor
They don't call it the world's best gaming processor¹ for nothing. With Dual-Core Intel Core 2 Extreme processor, you get energy-efficient gaming performance for a frighteningly vivid high-def multimedia experience. Plus, with up to 4 MB of L2 cache and up to 1066 MHz front side bus, you'll be raging across the universe in true need for speed fashion.
Intel® Core™2 Extreme quad-core processor
When more is better—with four processing cores the Quad-Core Intel Core 2 Extreme processor is a multitasking monster delivering twice the performance on highly-threaded apps² taking your desktop PC experience into a completely new realm of mega power. Built to deliver serious performance on the games of today, the Quad-Core Intel Core 2 Extreme processor can take on anything you throw at it, including the highly-threaded games of tomorrow.
Features and Benefits
When "Extreme" is an understatement.
It's not about playing the game. It's about dominating and winning the game. Designed for extreme power, the Dual-Core and Quad-Core Intel® Core™2 Extreme desktop processors feature the latest arsenal of performance-rich technologies, and only from Intel:
- Intel® Wide Dynamic Execution, enabling delivery of more instructions per clock cycle to improve gaming execution time and energy efficiency
- Intel® Intelligent Power Capability, designed to deliver extreme energy-efficient performance
- Intel® Smart Memory Access, improving system performance by optimizing the use of all available data bandwidth
- Intel® Advanced Smart Cache, providing a higher-performance, more efficient cache subsystem. Optimized for industry leading multi-threaded games
- Intel® Advanced Digital Media Boost, accelerating a broad range of applications, including ultra-realistic game physics and human-like artificial intelligence for an intense gaming experience unlike any other
Warning: Graphics may appear to be too real.
The new Intel® Core™2 Extreme processor has the power for incredible visual experiences. Get inside amazingly complex HD games and applications with the incredible performance from Intel's most advanced gaming desktop processor ever.
Energy-efficient performance? Rage on.
The Intel® Core™2 Extreme processor was designed to enable energy-efficientcy so you can run red hot. Plus, the added energy efficiency allows systems to run quieter so you only hear what you want to hear - the sounds of sweet victory perhaps?
Intel Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor QX6700 (8M Cache, 2.66 GHz, 1066 MHz FSB). Processor family: Intel Core 2 Extreme, Processor frequency: 2.66 GHz, Processor socket: LGA 775 (Socket T). Thermal Design Power (TDP): 130 W, Number of Processing Die Transistors: 582 M, Processing Die size: 286 mm². Cache memory: 8 MB