2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.20 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q1 2018.


4 Cores, 4 Threads @1.10 GHz, Gemini Lake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 6,331 user samples
5,701 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 60% Base clock 2.2 GHz
Worst Bench: 30% Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 30% Great: 60%
SPEED RANK: 348th / 1159
Gaming 50%
Desktop 57%
Workstation 30%
630 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 42% Base clock 1.1 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 23% Base clock 1.1 GHz, turbo 0.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 23% Great: 42%
SPEED RANK: 569th / 1159
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation 22%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
50.4 % Much faster effective speed.
37.2 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
89 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
52.5 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
230 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
192 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
232 Pts Faster multi-core speed.
182 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
105 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
57.5 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
282 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
222 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
284 Pts Faster OC multi-core speed.
220 Pts
Market Share
Based on 17,927,223 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.12 % Insanely higher market share.
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
62 % More popular.
53 %
15+ Months Slightly more recent.
17+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
102 Pts Much faster single-core int speed.
64.1 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
108 Pts Hugely faster single-core fp speed.
51.8 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
259 Pts +5% 247 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
301 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
200 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
259 Pts +5% 247 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
301 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
201 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'18 Q4'17
4 MB SmartCache 4 MB
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$281.00 $107.00
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
32 GB 8 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133 DDR4/LPDDR4 upto 2400MT/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® UHD Graphics 620 Intel® UHD Graphics 600
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300 MHz 200 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.00 GHz 700 MHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
32 GB 8 GB
Package Size
Package Size
42mm X 24mm 25mm x 24mm
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0 No
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
Smart Response Tech
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Yes No
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 2.0
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1 1x4 + 1x2 or 4x1 or 2x1+1x2 + 1x2
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
12 6
Speed Shift Technology
Intel® Speed Shift Technology
Yes No

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