CM8066201920404 Intel Core i5-6500 3.20GHz Desktop Processor Review

CM8066201920404 Intel Core i5-6500 3.20GHz Desktop Processor

The CM8066201920404 Intel Core i5-6500 3.20GHz Desktop Processor is designed to offer reliable computing solutions that simultaneously deal with various complex tasks.

Technical Review

The  Intel Core i5 Processor, with its robust architecture and advanced technologies, possesses smooth playback and multitasking capabilities.

With its quad-core setup, the desktop processor allows seamless data processing and enhances system responsiveness. The processor features a clock speed 3.20GHz, followed by turbo boost technology that enhances the performance and dynamically adjusts the clock speed according to the workload. The Intel desktop processor is compatible with the LGA 1151 socket, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of motherboards.

Moreover, the 3.20GHz Desktop Processor also comes with integrated HD Graphics 530 that offers satisfactory performance for casual gaming and multimedia playback; it may fall short of more demanding gaming requirements. For gamers, pairing the processor with a dedicated graphics card is recommended to achieve optimal gaming performance.

Additionally, with their stacking capabilities, the switches can stack up to nine switches to form a single logical switch. Also, Modular Switch supports various redundancy features such as redundant power supplies, hot-swappable fan modules, and StackPower technology, which allows the stack to share power among the switches. These features help ensure the network is highly available and minimizes downtime due to hardware failures.

Last but not least, the performance of this switch offers a non-blocking switching capacity of around 92 Gbps and a forwarding rate of up to 68.4 Mpps. It also supports advanced features such as Flexible NetFlow and Cisco EnergyWise, which help optimize network performance and reduce energy consumption.


CM8066201920404 Technical Specifications:

General Manufacturer Part Number CM8066201920404
Brand Name Intel
Product Type Desktop
Series Core i5 Desktop Processor
Technical Information Core Model Type/ProcNo. i5-6500
Processor Code Name Skylake
Core Stepping R0
Manufacturing Technology 14 nm
CPU ID String 506E3
# of Cores 4
# of Threads 4
Clock Speed 3.20 GHz
L3 Cache Size 6 MB
Front Side Bus / QuickPath Interconnect 8.00 GT/s DMI3
Thermal Power 65 Watts
CPU Socket Type LGA 1151
Product Condition OEM

Key Features:

  • The Core i5 Desktop Processor is based on Intel’s Skylake architecture
  • It features Intel’s Turbo Boost, which helps optimize performance for demanding applications.
  • The desktop processor is compatible with the LGA 1151 socket

About Cisco

Intel is a leading multinational technology company renowned for its computer processors, motherboards, and hardware components. The company also offers integrated graphics cards, networking products, and solid-state drives. Intel’s products find applications across diverse sectors, including consumer electronics, enterprise computing, gaming, AI, and IoT.

Talk to Hardware Experts at

Find a reliable computing solution to perform complex tasks or play modern games, seamlessly with a wide of desktop PCs available at You can order these switches in bulk, or for assistance; you can contact us through live chat or call (800) 821-3354.

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