4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.0GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

4 Cores, @2.66 GHz, Kentsfield.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 44,090 user samples
41,703 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 56% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 56% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 113th / 1122
Gaming 71%
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
2,387 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 36% Base clock 3.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 20% Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 20% Great: 36%
SPEED RANK: 657th / 1122
Gaming 30%
Desktop 29%
Workstation 18%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
71.5 % Hugely faster effective speed.
29.7 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
98.7 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
40.9 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
370 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
154 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
380 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
158 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
107 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
48.5 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
409 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
187 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
411 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
191 Pts
Market Share
Based on 10,354,448 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.91 % Insanely higher market share.
0.03 %
Value For Money
86.2 % Hugely better value.
31.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
64 % More popular.
54 %
Price (score)
$177 Cheaper.
19 Months Much more recent.
54+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
103 Pts Much faster single-core int speed.
74.2 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts Hugely faster single-core fp speed.
35.7 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
395 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
296 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
427 Pts Hugely faster quad-core fp speed.
138 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
395 Pts Much faster multi-core int speed.
296 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
427 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
141 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q3'07
6 MB 8 MB L2
14 nm 65 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$182.00 N/A
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 1066 MHz FSB
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0 No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes No

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