4 Cores, 4 Threads @1.10 GHz, Apollo Lake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2016.


Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 5,675 user samples
5,464 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 38% Base clock 1.1 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 18% Base clock 1.1 GHz, turbo 1.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 18% Great: 38%
SPEED RANK: 1253rd / 1337
Gaming 29%
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation 22%
211 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 39% Base clock 2.2 GHz
Worst Bench: 22% Base clock 2.2 GHz
Poor: 22% Great: 39%
SPEED RANK: 1166th / 1337
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation 22%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
29.5 % 33.7 % Faster effective speed.
Avg. Memory Latency
33.7 Pts 57 Pts Much lower memory latency.
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
40.2 Pts Faster single-core speed.
31.7 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
79.3 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
61.4 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
146 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
62.8 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
147 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
63.5 Pts
OC Memory Latency
46.4 Pts 67.2 Pts Much lower OC memory latency.
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
45.9 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
38.4 Pts
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
88.2 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
75.9 Pts
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
175 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
76.3 Pts
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
175 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
76.6 Pts
Market Share
Based on 50,016,776 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % Insanely higher market share.
0 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % +4% 50 %
61+ Months Much more recent.
97+ Months
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
176 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
76.7 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
145 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
64.3 Pts

If you're after low-power computing then this is a good, basic processor to get work done. Based on the 2016 14nm Apollo Lake architecture it is designed for mobile efficiency and comes in a range of laptops from budget to mid-tier. It uses about 4 to 6 watts under load (yes, four to six whole watts) and generally idles under 2 watts. It has four cores with four threads and has a 1.1GHz base clock with a 2.2GHz boost, with the included HD 500 series graphics boasting 12 execution units running at up to 700MHz, although information regarding this is limited given its budget application. If you're processing data then forget anything with this. Although possible, it'll take forever as you're limited to 256k of L1 and 2MB of L2 cache - no L3 at all. The included graphics won't help you here either. For everyday processing, or a cheap laptop for the kids, this is a decent processor but throw more than 2 or 3 basic tasks at it and it flounders. Anything more complex than everyday word processing, internet and multimedia is beyond it, but given that's what the majority of users will be doing this isn't an issue. The bonus? Ultra-light, thin and quiet latops with passive cooling and sub- $250USD price points. Not bad! [Jul '19 boingk]


this CPU is very good to fry eggs.... [Dec '18 Hoi89]


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