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Intel Core i5-2500 3.3GHz

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How well can the Core i5-2500 3.3GHz run games
Core i5-2500 3.3GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
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Maximum memory
Processor GPU
CPU Details
3.3 GHz
3.7 GHz
4 cores
4 threads
Sandy Bridge
95W
32nm
LGA 1155/Socket H2
64 Bit
73°C
2
32GB
Core i5-2500 3.3GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i5-2500 3.3GHz is a performance CPU based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 3.3GHz, which may go up to 3.7GHz and 6MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.


The processor integrates weak Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 2000, with 6 Execution Units, initially clocked at 850MHz and that go up to 1100MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 95W.


Its performance is very good and sufficient for extreme gaming.


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Release period
11-Jan-2011
Core i5-2500 3.3GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
38%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 16% 51%
Call of Duty Warzone 25% 5%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 16% 23%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 5% 51%
Valorant 58% 28%
Hyper Scape 39% 23%
Grand Theft Auto VI 9% 105%
Doom Eternal 68% 68%
Death Stranding 7% 32%
F1 2020 36% 90%
Core i5-2500 3.3GHz Extras
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