Intel
Intel
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.50 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q3 2016.

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4 Cores, 4 Threads @3 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 121,800 user samples
107,766 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 31% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 31% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 393rd / 1197
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
14,034 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 62% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 42% Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 42% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 273rd / 1197
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
46.4 % 56.3 % Faster effective speed.
+21%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
83.4 Pts 86.3 Pts +3%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
149 Pts 169 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+13%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
223 Pts 312 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+40%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
227 Pts 319 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+41%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
228 Pts 321 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+41%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
95.4 Pts +1% 94.3 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
177 Pts 185 Pts +5%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
257 Pts 353 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+37%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
257 Pts 354 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+38%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
259 Pts 357 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+38%
Market Share
Based on 21,718,697 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.77 % Hugely higher market share.
+862%
0.08 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
63 % Slightly more popular.
+15%
55 %
Age
Newest
39+ Months Much more recent.
+44%
70+ Months
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'16 Q2'13
Cache
Cache
3 MB SmartCache 6 MB SmartCache
Lithography
Lithography
14 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$281.00 $182.00 - $187.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
4 GT/s OPI 5 GT/s DMI2
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
34.1 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 620 Intel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300.00 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI eDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.00 GHz 1.1 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
32 GB 2 GB
Package Size
Package Size
42mm X 24mm 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 Up to 3.0
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1 Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
12 16

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