2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.5 GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.


2 Cores, 2 Threads @2.5 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≈ Q2 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 3,913 user samples
3,442 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 68% Base clock 3.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 68%
SPEED RANK: 505th / 1316
Gaming 60%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
471 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 54% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 36% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 36% Great: 54%
SPEED RANK: 781st / 1316
Gaming 49%
Desktop 57%
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
60.1 % Faster effective speed.
49 %
Avg. Memory Latency
82.1 Pts +4% 78.8 Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
87.1 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
60.1 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
151 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
112 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
222 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
114 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
227 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
116 Pts
OC Memory Latency
93.5 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
88 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
96.3 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
65.8 Pts
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
183 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
131 Pts
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
250 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
131 Pts
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
250 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
131 Pts
Market Share
Based on 46,535,112 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % Insanely higher market share.
0 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % +4% 50 %
91+ Months 88+ Months +3%
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
253 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
132 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
229 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
116 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q2'13 Q3'12
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX SSE4.1/4.2
22 nm 32 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$117.00 N/A
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1333/1600 DDR3 1066
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
25.6 GB/s 17 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 2500 Intel® HD Graphics
Wireless Display
Intel® Wireless Display
Yes No
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
3 2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.1 GHz
Quick Sync Video
Intel® Quick Sync Video
Yes No
InTru 3D Tech
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
Yes No
Clear Video HD Tech
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Yes No
Intel Insider
Intel® Insider™
Yes No
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No

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