Skip to: | | - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message. - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Home > 
Peter Z.'s Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

Intel  i7-2600S Sandy Bridge Quad-Core 2.8GHz (3.8GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 65W BX80623I72600S Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 2000
  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Awesome workload response and performance and a lower power footprint! Coupled with an SSD boot drive this thing is incredibly fast as a desktop unit. For the non or ocassional gamer it's ideal. Turboboost works great for the occassional heavy spreadsheet calculations, rendering, scientific or engineering calculations and media conversion load on a EVGA Z68 SLI micro motherboard. I did not use the stock Intel cooler but substituted a Coolmaster Hyper212 plus cooler and running an average of 27C to 29C under most workloads. Highest temp seen so far on any core is 37C with turbo boost on for an extended time doing heaving engineering and scientific calculations and rendering. This compares to the over 60C and higher experienced using the stock Intel cooler.

Cons: Runs hot with Intel stock cooler. Suggest using a Coolmaster Hyper212 plus or better instead.


Peter Z.'s Profile

Display Name: Peter Z.

Date Joined: 01/09/07

  • Reviews: 1
  • Helpfulness: 0
  • First Review: 10/27/12
  • Last Review: 10/27/12
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.