Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.80 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2016.

  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.7 GHz, Skylake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 160,597 user samples
153,800 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 42% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 42% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 158th / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
6,797 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 87% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 50% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 50% Great: 87%
SPEED RANK: 161st / 1128
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
68.2 % +0% 67.9 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
96.8 Pts +1% 96.3 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
332 Pts +0% 331 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
506 Pts +0% 505 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
115 Pts 122 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+6%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
408 Pts 431 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+6%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
570 Pts 631 Pts Slightly faster OC multi-core speed.
+11%
Market Share
Based on 11,473,815 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.48 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,033%
0.06 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % More popular.
+19%
57 %
Age
Newest
22+ Months Much more recent.
+39%
36+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
111 Pts 119 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+7%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
119 Pts 127 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+7%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
399 Pts 415 Pts +4%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
422 Pts 451 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+7%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
526 Pts 584 Pts Slightly faster multi-core int speed.
+11%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
601 Pts 679 Pts Slightly faster multi-core fp speed.
+13%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q3'15
Cache
Cache
6 MB 8 MB SmartCache
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $378.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 630 Intel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.10 GHz 1.05 GHz
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
No Yes

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