Intel Core 2 Quad Q9300 Processor
7-Zip and Divx Author
The Q9300 puts up some moderate improvements in our file compression test, but shows a much more dramatic performance leap in our Divx encoding test. The Q9300 encoded our file nearly two minutes faster than the Q6600 processor. However, our lower-clocked quad-core components were still overpowered by Intel’s high-speed dual-core components in this particular test.