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


2 Cores, 2 Threads @2.00 GHz, Gemini Lake.
Release date ≈ Q1 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 54,062 user samples
52,927 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 48% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 0.65 GHz (avg)
Poor: 48% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 435th / 1316
Gaming 64%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 48%
1,135 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 34% Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 20% Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 20% Great: 34%
SPEED RANK: 1234th / 1316
Gaming 30%
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation 21%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
64.2 % Hugely faster effective speed.
29.5 %
Avg. Memory Latency
77.8 Pts Hugely lower memory latency.
41.2 Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
81.9 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
55.5 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
160 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
102 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
294 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
104 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
296 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
106 Pts
OC Memory Latency
86.1 Pts Much lower OC memory latency.
48.2 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
96.6 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
62.2 Pts
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
181 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
121 Pts
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
338 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
120 Pts
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
337 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
121 Pts
Market Share
Based on 46,368,169 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.09 % Hugely higher market share.
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % Slightly more popular.
50 %
70+ Months 41+ Months Much more recent.
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
340 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
121 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
299 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
105 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'15 Q4'17
6 MB SmartCache 4 MB
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$250.00 $107.00
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 8 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR4/LPDDR4 upto 2400 MT/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 530 Intel® UHD Graphics 600
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350 MHz 250 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
950 MHz 700 MHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
64 GB 8 GB
Package Size
Package Size
42mm x 28mm 25mm x 24mm
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No
Smart Response Tech
Intel® Smart Response Technology
Yes No
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 2.0
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 1x4 + 1x2 or 4x1 or 2x1+1x2 + 1x2
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 6

More specs » More specs »
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2021 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]


Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
Intel Core i7-11700K $346Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback