IntelBX80662I56500
IntelBX80677G4560

4 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.2GHz Skylake (2015)

2 Cores, 4 Threads
@3.5GHz Kaby Lake (2017)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 48,693 user samples
39,980 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% Base clock 3.2 GHz
Worst Bench: 60% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 60% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 78th / 971
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
8,713 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 182nd / 971
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
73.4 % Faster effective speed.
+25%
58.9 % -25%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
101 Pts -1% 102 Pts +1%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
380 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+40%
272 Pts -40%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
392 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+40%
280 Pts -40%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
112 Pts +3% 109 Pts -3%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
416 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+41%
296 Pts -41%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
418 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+40%
299 Pts -40%
Market Share
Based on 5,137,357 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.03 % Hugely higher market share.
+115%
0.48 % -115%
Value
Value For Money
89.4 % -8% 96.2 % Slightly better value.
+8%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
75 % -55% 116 % Much more popular.
+55%
Price
Price (score)
$172 -54% $79 Much cheaper.
+54%
Age
Newest
24 Months -67% 8 Months Much more recent.
+67%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts -17% 54 Watts More energy efficient.
+17%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
2 cores -100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 0% 4 threads 0%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 0% 14 nm 0%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.2 GHz -9% 3.5 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.6 GHz +3% 3.5 GHz -3%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
108 Pts +1% 107 Pts -1%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
116 Pts +4% 112 Pts -4%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
404 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+47%
275 Pts -47%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
430 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+38%
311 Pts -38%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
406 Pts Much faster multi-core int speed.
+48%
275 Pts -48%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
432 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+38%
312 Pts -38%
Series
CPU Architecture
Skylake (2015) Kaby Lake (2017)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 530 HD 610
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'15 Q1'17
Cache
Cache
6 MB SmartCache 3 MB
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
Yes No
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$192.00 - $202.00 $64.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
No Yes
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 530 Intel® HD Graphics 610
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350 MHz 350.00 MHz
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
No Yes
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro Technology ‡
Yes No
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Yes No

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The Intel G4560 is one of the first Pentium processors to feature Hyper-threading. This means that although the G4560 only has two physical processing cores, it is able to process four threads in parallel by sharing resources between the physical cores. This typically results in a 50% performance improvement over two physical cores alone. Comparing performance between the lowest spec Kaby Lake i3 7100 and the Pentium G4560 shows that in terms of both performance and specs, very little separates them (even virtualization technology VT-d is present on the Pentium). The Pentium does lack AVX 2.0 (Advanced Vector Instructions) and it trails the i3 7100 by 400 MHz (10%) but there is no longer a clear divide between Pentiums and Core i3s. Intel have achieved an almost continuous distribution of performance levels for each price point from the cheapest Pentium to the top end i7-7700K[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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