Intel
Intel

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.5 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

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2 Cores, 2 Threads @2.16 GHz, Bay Trail.
Release date ≈ Q4 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 39,310 user samples
27,108 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 44% Base clock 2.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 22% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 22% Great: 44%
SPEED RANK: 568th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
12,202 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 15% Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 8% Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 8% Great: 15%
SPEED RANK: 1081st / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 16%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
37.7 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+186%
13.2 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
70 Pts Hugely faster single-core speed.
+156%
27.3 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
121 Pts Hugely faster dual-core speed.
+142%
50.1 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
175 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+240%
51.4 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
178 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+234%
53.3 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
83.3 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
+169%
31 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
152 Pts Hugely faster OC dual-core speed.
+146%
61.7 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+228%
61.8 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+227%
62 Pts
Market Share
Based on 22,512,726 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.14 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
0.07 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
61 % More popular.
+22%
50 %
Age
Newest
72+ Months 61+ Months More recent.
+15%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+228%
61.8 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
181 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+240%
53.2 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'11 Q3'14
Cache
Cache
3 MB SmartCache 1 MB L2
Lithography
Lithography
32 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $107.00
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
16 GB 8 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333 DDR3L 1333
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21.3 GB/s 21.32 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 3000 Intel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
650 MHz 311 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.3 GHz 792 MHz
InTru 3D Tech
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
Yes No
Clear Video HD Tech
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Yes No
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023) 25mm x 27mm
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0 No
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡
Yes No
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes No
Anti-Theft Tech
Anti-Theft Technology
Yes No
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 1x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 4

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