IntelBX80662I56500
IntelBX80677G4560

4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.2GHz, Skylake.
Release date: Q3 2015.

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.5GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date: Q1 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 98,160 user samples
71,601 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 54% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 54% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 137th / 1132
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
26,559 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 63% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 44% Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 0.75 GHz (avg)
Poor: 44% Great: 63%
SPEED RANK: 254th / 1132
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
70.2 % Faster effective speed.
+23%
57.2 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
97.7 Pts 97.7 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
362 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+36%
266 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
372 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+36%
273 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
110 Pts +2% 108 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
410 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+40%
293 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
411 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+39%
296 Pts
Market Share
Based on 11,646,367 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.76 % Hugely higher market share.
+95%
0.39 %
Value
Value For Money
79.3 % 98.8 % Better value.
+25%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % 85 % More popular.
+25%
Price
Price (score)
$211 $68 Much cheaper.
+68%
Age
Newest
37 Months 21 Months Much more recent.
+43%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts 54 Watts More energy efficient.
+17%
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores Hugely higher core count.
+100%
2 cores
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
4 threads 4 threads
Lithography
Manufacturing process
14 nm 14 nm
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
3.2 GHz 3.5 GHz Slightly faster base frequency.
+9%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.6 GHz +3% 3.5 GHz
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
106 Pts +1% 105 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
115 Pts +4% 111 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
394 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+45%
271 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
428 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+38%
311 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
395 Pts Much faster multi-core int speed.
+45%
272 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
428 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+38%
311 Pts
Series
CPU Architecture
Skylake Kaby Lake
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1151 FCLGA1151
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 530 HD 610
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'15 Q1'17
Cache
Cache
6 MB SmartCache 3 MB
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
Yes No
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$192.00 - $202.00 $64.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
No Yes
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 530 Intel® HD Graphics 610
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350 MHz 350.00 MHz
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
No Yes
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Yes No

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The Intel G4560 is one of the first Pentium processors to feature Hyper-threading. This means that although the G4560 only has two physical processing cores, it is able to process four threads in parallel by sharing resources between the physical cores. This typically results in a 50% performance improvement over two physical cores alone. Comparing performance between the lowest spec Kaby Lake i3 7100 and the Pentium G4560 shows that in terms of both performance and specs, very little separates them (even virtualization technology VT-d is present on the Pentium). The Pentium does lack AVX 2.0 (Advanced Vector Instructions) and it trails the i3 7100 by 400 MHz (10%) but there is no longer a clear divide between Pentiums and Core i3s. Intel have achieved an almost continuous distribution of performance levels for each price point from the cheapest Pentium to the top end i7-7700K[Jan '17 CPUPro]

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