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Intel Core 2 Duo E6750 2.67GHz desktop processor

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So do those extra 267 million clock cycles each second make any big difference to the performance the two Core 2 Duos offer?

Once again, we used MSI' P35 Diamond as the basis for our tests. We plugged in 2GB of Kingston KHX11000 1066MHz DDR 3 memory - rated at 7-7-7-20 - and an Nvidia GeForce 8600 GTS-based graphics card.

PCMark05 results
Intel Core 2 Duo Q6750 - PCMark05 test
Longer bars are better

Performance results
Intel Core 2 Duo Q6750 - performance tests
Timings in seconds
Shorter bars are better

As you can see from the charts on the previous page, there's not a lot in it, certainly not in 'real world' application-based tests like POV-Ray and DVD encoding - what's five seconds when you're encoding a video?

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