Intel
Intel

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

  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @1.9 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≈ Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 66,040 user samples
44,151 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 33% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 0.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 33% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 687th / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
21,889 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 55% Base clock 1.9 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 36% Base clock 1.9 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 36% Great: 55%
SPEED RANK: 796th / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
52.6 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+8%
48.6 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
76.6 Pts +2% 75.2 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
67.6 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+40%
48.3 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
115 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+33%
86.5 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
168 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+29%
130 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
171 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+29%
133 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
90.7 Pts +4% 86.9 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
83.3 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+49%
56 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
150 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+44%
104 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
202 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+36%
149 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+36%
149 Pts
Market Share
Based on 48,478,180 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.09 % Hugely higher market share.
+125%
0.04 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % 52 %
Age
Newest
96+ Months 87+ Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+36%
149 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
172 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+28%
134 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'11 Q2'14
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
AVX SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography
Lithography
32 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $281.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI 5 GT/s DMI2
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333 DDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21.3 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 3000 Intel® HD Graphics 4400
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
650 MHz 200 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT eDP/DP/HDMI
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
2 3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.3 GHz 1 GHz
Flexible Display Interface
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI)
Yes No
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023) 40mm x 24mm x 1.5mm
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
Yes No
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 12

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