Intel
Intel

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

2 Cores, 2 Threads @2.9 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 39,152 user samples
34,062 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 74% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 57% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 1 GHz (avg)
Poor: 57% Great: 74%
SPEED RANK: 356th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
5,090 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 58% Base clock 2.9 GHz
Worst Bench: 40% Base clock 2.9 GHz
Poor: 40% Great: 58%
SPEED RANK: 700th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
68.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+32%
51.6 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
85.9 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
+7%
80.5 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
81.2 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+16%
70.1 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
158 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+19%
133 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
295 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+119%
135 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
299 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+118%
137 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
92.1 Pts +1% 91 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
86.4 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+13%
76.4 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
168 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+11%
152 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
326 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+114%
152 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
327 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+115%
152 Pts
Market Share
Based on 46,344,918 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.07 % Hugely higher market share.
+250%
0.02 %
Value
Value For Money
95.3 % Much better value.
+37%
69.7 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % +4% 51 %
Price
Price (score)
$83 Cheaper.
+11%
$93
Age
Newest
93+ Months 92+ Months +1%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
330 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+117%
152 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
301 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+118%
138 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'11 Q3'12
Cache
Cache
6 MB SmartCache 3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX SSE4.1/4.2
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $64.00
Expected Discontinuance
Expected Discontinuance
Q1'2013 Q3'2013
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333 DDR3 1066
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21 GB/s 17 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 2000 Intel® HD Graphics
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
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes No

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