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Intel Core i5-2320 vs Core i5-2500K

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Core i5-2500K 5650 points
Core i5-2320 5070 points
Difference: 580 (11%)

Specification Charts

Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i5-2500K 13.2 GT/s
Core i5-2320 12 GT/s
Difference: 1.2 (10%)

Core Speed

Core i5-2500K 3.3 GHz
Core i5-2320 3.0 GHz
Difference: 0.3 (10%)


Core i5-2320 4
Core i5-2500K 4
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i5-2320 95 Watts
Core i5-2500K 95 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i5-2320 Core i5-2500K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Sandy Bridge Sandy Bridge
Core Speed 3.0 GHz 3.3 GHz
Hyperthreading No No
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 4
Turbo 1/2/2/3 1/2/3/4
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 6 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 2000 HD Graphics 3000
TDP 95 Watts 95 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 LGA 1155
Released 2011-09-01 2011-01-01