Intel
Intel
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @1.6 GHz, Broadwell.
Release date ≈ Q1 2015.

  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.1 GHz, Broadwell.
Release date ≈ Q1 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 14,844 user samples
4,216 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 59% Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 27% Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 27% Great: 59%
SPEED RANK: 774th / 1335
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
10,628 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 57% Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 35% Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Poor: 35% Great: 57%
SPEED RANK: 792nd / 1335
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
49.9 % +1% 49.4 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
70.4 Pts 72.8 Pts +3%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
68.3 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+19%
57.3 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
117 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+16%
101 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
172 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+13%
152 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
175 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+12%
156 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
84.7 Pts 86.2 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
83.6 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+27%
65.6 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
145 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+20%
121 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
203 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+17%
173 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
202 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+17%
173 Pts
Market Share
Based on 49,652,790 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.02 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 51 % +2%
Age
Newest
82+ Months 82+ Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
202 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+17%
173 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
175 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+11%
157 Pts
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE 4.1/4.2 AVX 2.0
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
No Yes
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$315.00 $281.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1600/1866 DDR3L 1333/1600 LPDDR 1333 /1600
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 6000 Intel® HD Graphics 5500
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
950 MHz 900 MHz
Package Size
Package Size
40mm x24mm x 1.3mm 40mm x 24mmx 1.3mm
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
4x1, 2x4 4x1 2x4

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So long as you don't use this for anything other than browsing the internet or productivity, it does its job. The 2 cores do not help its case. As of 2021, purchasing a machine with this CPU in it is not recommended - significantly better alternatives exist, both on the used and new markets.  [Apr '21 LordPoverty]

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For a 6 year old chip, it's decent.  [Apr '21 Drakorvich]

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