Intel
$225
Intel
 $225 

2 Cores, 4 Threads @1.7GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date: Q1 2012.

  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @1.8 GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,532 user samples
14,083 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 38% Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 12% Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 0.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 12% Great: 38%
SPEED RANK: 670th / 1158
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
15,449 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 40% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 14% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 14% Great: 40%
SPEED RANK: 638th / 1158
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
30.9 % 33.3 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+8%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
54.8 Pts 59.3 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+8%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
140 Pts 151 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+8%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
146 Pts 157 Pts Slightly faster multi-core speed.
+8%
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
70.1 Pts 72.8 Pts +4%
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
171 Pts 178 Pts +4%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
171 Pts 178 Pts +4%
Market Share
Based on 17,143,694 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.09 % 0.12 % Much higher market share.
+33%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 51 %
Age
Newest
86 Months 65+ Months More recent.
+24%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
69.1 Pts 71.7 Pts +4%
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
71 Pts 73.7 Pts +4%
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
168 Pts 176 Pts +5%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
168 Pts 175 Pts +4%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
170 Pts 177 Pts +4%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
169 Pts 176 Pts +4%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q2'12 Q1'13
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.1 GHz
Package Size
Package Size
31.0mm x 24.0mm 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023)

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