2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.9GHz, Skylake.
Release date: Q4 2015.

2 Cores, 4 Threads @1.8 GHz, Pineview.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 3,765 user samples
1,681 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 58% Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 58% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 368th / 1335
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 78%
Workstation 50%
2,084 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 29% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 14% Base clock 1.8 GHz
Poor: 14% Great: 29%
SPEED RANK: 1299th / 1335
Gaming 24%
Desktop 25%
Workstation 16%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
68.8 % Hugely faster effective speed.
24.1 %
Avg. Memory Latency
87.6 Pts Hugely lower memory latency.
43.1 Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
10.7 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
194 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
19.6 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
290 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
31.7 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
295 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
32.8 Pts
OC Memory Latency
94.5 Pts Much lower OC memory latency.
53.5 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
120 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
11.9 Pts
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
224 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
23.5 Pts
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
324 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
37.2 Pts
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
325 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
37.5 Pts
Market Share
Based on 49,674,534 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % Insanely higher market share.
0 %
Value For Money
70.9 % Hugely better value.
26.8 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % +4% 50 %
Price (score)
$249 $190 Cheaper.
75 Months More recent.
94+ Months
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
328 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
37.6 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
298 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
33.5 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'15 Q2'10
4 MB SmartCache 1 MB L2
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
No Yes
14 nm 45 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$149.00 - $157.00 $63.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 2.5 GT/s DMI
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 4 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR3 800 (SODIMM only); DDR2 667/800
Memory Channels
Max # of Memory Channels
2 1
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
34.1 GB/s 6.4 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
Yes No
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 530 Integrated
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 37.5mm 22mm x 22mm
Virtualization Tech (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) ‡
Yes No
Idle States
Idle States
Yes No
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Tech
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Yes No
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Yes No
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡
Yes No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes No

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