IntelBX80662I76700
IntelBX80677G4560

4 Cores, 8 Threads
@3.4GHz Skylake (2015)

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 58,009 user samples
46,985 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 89% Base clock 2.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 69% Base clock 3.4 GHz
Poor: 69% Great: 89%
SPEED RANK: 51st / 980
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
11,024 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 192nd / 980
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
79.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+34%
59.5 % -34%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
111 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+8%
103 Pts -8%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
390 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+42%
275 Pts -42%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
599 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+112%
282 Pts -112%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
123 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+12%
110 Pts -12%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
455 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+54%
296 Pts -54%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
630 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+110%
300 Pts -110%
Market Share
Based on 5,944,824 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.15 % Hugely higher market share.
+161%
0.44 % -161%
Value
Value For Money
82.4 % -22% 101 % Better value.
+22%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
70 % -60% 112 % Much more popular.
+60%
Price
Price (score)
$265 -73% $72 Much cheaper.
+73%
Age
Newest
26 Months -62% 10 Months Much more recent.
+62%
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
8 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
4 threads -100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 0% 14 nm 0%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz -3% 3.5 GHz +3%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+14%
3.5 GHz -14%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
121 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+13%
107 Pts -13%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
126 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+12%
112 Pts -12%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
446 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+62%
275 Pts -62%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
465 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+50%
311 Pts -50%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
581 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+111%
275 Pts -111%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
660 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+111%
313 Pts -111%
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
8 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
$303.00 - $312.00 $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
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.15 GHz 1.05 GHz
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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