AMD Athlon II X2 250 vs Intel Core 2 Duo E6600

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Physical Specifications

Socket AMD Socket AM3 Intel Socket 775
Process size 45 nm 65 nm
Transistors 410 million 291 million
Die size 117 mm² 143 mm²
Package µPGA FC-LGA6
Foundry Intel


Frequency 3 GHz 2.4 GHz
Turbo clock
Base clock 200 MHz 266 MHz
Multiplier 15.0x 9.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
Voltage 1.25 V 1.34 V
TDP 65 W 65 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Desktop
Production status End-of-life End-of-life
Release date Jun 2nd, 2009 Jul 27th, 2006
Codename Regor Conroe
Generation Athlon II X2 Core 2 Duo
Part ADX250OCK23GQ SL9S8
Memory support DDR3 Dual-channel DDR1, DDR2, DDR3 Dual-channel
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 2 Gen 2


Total Cores 2 2
Total Threads 2 2
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics


Cache L1 256K 64K
Cache L2 2MB 4MB

Features & Technologies

3DNow! Yes
AMD64 Yes
Intel 64 Yes
MMX Yes Yes
NX bit Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
VT Yes
iAMT2 Yes


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