IntelBX80677G4560
IntelBX80646G3258

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

2 Cores, 2 Threads
@3.2GHz Haswell (2013)

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 21,513 user samples
12,373 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 43% Base clock 0.9 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 43% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 195th / 980
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
9,140 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 62% Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 6.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 34% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 34% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 290th / 980
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.4 % Faster effective speed.
+22%
48 % -22%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
101 Pts +1% 99.9 Pts -1%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
270 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+38%
195 Pts -38%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
277 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+40%
198 Pts -40%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts -17% 129 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+17%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+16%
256 Pts -16%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
300 Pts Faster OC multi-core speed.
+17%
256 Pts -17%
Market Share
Based on 6,329,219 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.41 % Hugely higher market share.
+193%
0.14 % -193%
Value
Value For Money
94.9 % Better value.
+22%
78 % -22%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
116 % Much more popular.
+61%
72 % -61%
Price
Price (score)
$80 -0% $80 +0%
Age
Newest
11 Months Much more recent.
+74%
43 Months -74%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts -2% 53 Watts +2%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 0% 2 cores 0%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
2 threads -100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
22 nm -36%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
3.2 GHz -9%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+9%
3.2 GHz -9%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
107 Pts -21% 129 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+21%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
112 Pts -14% 128 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+14%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
274 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+9%
252 Pts -9%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
311 Pts Faster quad-core fp speed.
+23%
253 Pts -23%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
275 Pts Slightly faster multi-core int speed.
+8%
255 Pts -8%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
313 Pts Faster multi-core fp speed.
+23%
255 Pts -23%
Series
CPU Architecture
Kaby Lake (2017) Haswell (2013)
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 FCLGA1150
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 610 HD
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q2'14
Lithography
Lithography
14 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$64.00 $72.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 5 GT/s DMI2
Thermal Solution Specification
Thermal Solution Specification
PCG 2015C (65W) PCG 2013C
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 32 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR3-1333, DDR3L-1333 @ 1.5V
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 610 Intel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.1 GHz
Clear Video HD Tech
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Yes No
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
64 GB 1.7 GB
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
Yes No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes No
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 Up to 3.0
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡
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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The Intel G3258 is the first budget Pentium processor to feature an unlocked multiplier. This enables a comfortable overclock to 4.3 GHz using just the stock heat sink and fan. At 4.3 GHz, in terms of single and dual core performance, the G3258 challenges a fully overclocked i7-4790K, the fastest CPU I have seen to date! These results are stunning considering that the G3258 is retailing for around one fifth as much as an i7-4790K. The G3258's Achilles heel is its poor multi-core performance which is over 50% weaker than the group leaders. For the vast majority of users, assuming an overclock of 4.3 GHz, the G3258 is the best value processor on the market by miles. On the other hand, users that encode multi-media or run SLI/Crossfire setups should look elsewhere. [Jul '14 CPUPro]

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