IntelBX80646I34150
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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 55,433 user samples
20,727 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 57% Base clock 3.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 37% Base clock 3.5 GHz
Poor: 37% Great: 57%
SPEED RANK: 336th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
34,706 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Base clock 4 GHz
Worst Bench: 57% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 1.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 57% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 155th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
51.7 % 67.1 % Faster effective speed.
+30%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
94.4 Pts 104 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+10%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
164 Pts 201 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+23%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
245 Pts 360 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+47%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
250 Pts 570 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+128%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
104 Pts 115 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+11%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
196 Pts 227 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+16%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
272 Pts 426 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+57%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
273 Pts 652 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+139%
Market Share
Based on 23,839,268 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.12 % 0.2 % Much higher market share.
+67%
Value
Value For Money
63.3 % 98.4 % Much better value.
+55%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
58 % 93 % Much more popular.
+60%
Price
Price (score)
$133 $69 Much cheaper.
+48%
Age
Newest
68 Months 33 Months Much more recent.
+51%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
54 Watts More energy efficient.
+17%
65 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
2 cores 4 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 8 threads Hugely higher thread count.
+100%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 14 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+36%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.5 GHz 3.7 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+6%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
275 Pts 647 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+135%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
251 Pts 579 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+131%
Series
CPU Architecture
Haswell Zen
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1150 AM4
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4400 None
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The Intel Core i3-4150 is successor to the i3-4130 2013 Haswell processor. Looking at the 4150 and 4130 side-by-side shows that the only difference between the two processors is a 100 MHz base clock increase from 3.4 GHz on the older 4130 to 3.5 GHz on the newer 4150. The marginal 2.9% clock speed increase brings an equally marginal performance boost. Despite the academic performance gain over it's predecessor, thanks to its excellent single-core performance, the i3-4150 is still an extremely capable desktop CPU and will handle the vast majority of regular desktop computing without breaking a sweat. Coupling the i3-4150 with a discrete GPU will satisfy all but the toughest of gaming requirements. Only the lower powered but significantly cheaper Pentium G's offer better value for money[Jun '14 CPUPro]

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The quad core and octa threaded Ryzen 1500X is a sub-$200 chip based on AMD's latest Zen architecture. It is released this month as part of the Ryzen 5 launch – a mid-market range specced out to challenge Intel's i5 series and yield considerably better multi-threaded performance at budget prices. Comparing the i5-7600K shows that the 7600K is 20% faster for single and quad core workloads but looses by 20% for multi-core workloads. The Ryzen 5 line-up also includes the 6 core 12 threaded 1600X. By comparison, the 1500X is 24% less expensive, comes with a Wraith Spire cooler and impressively yields very similar single and quad core performance, but multi-core performance lags 50% behind the 1600X. Both chips can be overclocked, but out the box, the base and boost clock speeds are 3.5GHz and 3.7GHz for the 1500X and 3.6GHz and 4.0GHz for the 1600X. The 1500X is a very reasonable CPU for the money, which thanks to AMD's recent IPC improvements, punches far above its weight for multi-threaded performance by Intel's standards. [Apr '17 CPUPro]

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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2020 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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