Real World Speed
Performance profile from 26,530 user samples
26,530 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 57% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 0.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 57% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 99th / 980
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
71.2 % -21% 86 % Faster effective speed.
+21%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
102 Pts -16% 119 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+16%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
348 Pts -20% 419 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+20%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
505 Pts -37% 694 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+37%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
121 Pts -9% 132 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+9%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
440 Pts -12% 495 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+12%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
613 Pts -29% 789 Pts Faster OC multi-core speed.
+29%
Market Share
Based on 5,470,792 CPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
71 % -64% 116 % Much more popular.
+64%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.78 % -162% 2.04 % Hugely higher market share.
+162%
Price
Price (score)
$410 -72% 238 USD Much cheaper.
+72%
Value
Value For Money
62.6 % -51% 94.5 % Much better value.
+51%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 Watts -17% 81.2 Watts More energy efficient.
+17%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores -17% 4.67 cores Higher core count.
+17%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads -6% 8.44 threads Slightly higher thread count.
+6%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
32 nm -115% 14.9 nm Hugely newer manufacturing.
+115%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz -7% 3.64 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+7%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.8 GHz -5% 4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+5%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
120 Pts -8% 129 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+8%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
121 Pts -12% 136 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+12%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
441 Pts -9% 481 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+9%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
444 Pts -15% 511 Pts Faster quad-core fp speed.
+15%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
596 Pts -26% 754 Pts Faster multi-core int speed.
+26%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
612 Pts -32% 805 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+32%
Age
Newest
81 Months -428% 15.3 Months Hugely more recent.
+428%
Series
CPU Architecture
Sandy Bridge (2011)   —
Socket
Motherboard Socket
LGA1155   —
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 3000   —
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