IntelBX80646I34130
AMDYD180XBCAEWOF

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.4GHz, Haswell.
Release date: Q3 2013.

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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 81,039 user samples
25,130 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 55% Base clock 3.4 GHz
Worst Bench: 38% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 38% Great: 55%
SPEED RANK: 349th / 1203
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
55,909 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 82% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 70% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 70% Great: 82%
SPEED RANK: 83rd / 1203
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
50.3 % 76.1 % Much faster effective speed.
+51%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
91.7 Pts 110 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+20%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
159 Pts 218 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+37%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
238 Pts 430 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+81%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
243 Pts 802 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+230%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
100 Pts 118 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+18%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
188 Pts 235 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+25%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
264 Pts 468 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+77%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
265 Pts 906 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+242%
Market Share
Based on 22,395,104 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.15 % 0.27 % Much higher market share.
+80%
Value
Value For Money
64.6 % 80.2 % Better value.
+24%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
59 % 114 % Hugely more popular.
+93%
Price
Price (score)
$111 Much cheaper.
+51%
$230
Age
Newest
75 Months 33 Months Much more recent.
+56%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+43%
95 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 8 cores Hugely higher core count.
+300%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 16 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+300%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 3.6 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+6%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 4 GHz Faster turbo frequency.
+18%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
267 Pts 1320 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+394%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
246 Pts 1211 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+392%
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Zen
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4400 None
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