2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.3 GHz, Skylake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2015.


2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.40 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q3 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 135,804 user samples
104,236 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 62% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 41% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 41% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 615th / 1276
Gaming 54%
Desktop 60%
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
31,568 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 38% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 38% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 640th / 1276
Gaming 53%
Desktop 58%
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
54 % +2% 52.9 %
Avg. Memory Latency
74.9 Pts 76.5 Pts +2%
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
72.5 Pts Faster single-core speed.
64.4 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
129 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
114 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
194 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
172 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
197 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
174 Pts
OC Memory Latency
89.2 Pts +0% 89 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
85.2 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
73.6 Pts
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
154 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
136 Pts
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
222 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
198 Pts
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
223 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
198 Pts
Market Share
Based on 38,988,950 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.34 % Hugely higher market share.
0.1 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % 53 %
63+ Months 52+ Months More recent.
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
224 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
198 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
198 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
175 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'15 Q3'16
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
No Yes
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 520 Intel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300 MHz 300.00 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1 GHz 1.00 GHz
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No

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NOT IMPRESS! Compare to a 2 generation older comparable i5 CPU the i5-4250 it's not mush faster (well you wont notice it) What have you done Intel in 22 month!  [Dec '19 Strauby]


It's an Intel 7th Generation mobile ship with low TDP and acceptable performance. [Nov '20 KGGames]


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