4 Cores, 4 Threads @2.40 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q1 2017.


2 Cores, 4 Threads @4.00 GHz, 58 W.
Release date ≈ Q3 2020.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 7,182 user samples
4,070 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 74% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 44% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 44% Great: 74%
SPEED RANK: 435th / 1385
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 49%
3,112 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 5.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 52% Base clock 0.8 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 52% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 380th / 1385
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop 78%
Workstation 50%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
65.3 % 68.4 % +5%
Avg. Memory Latency
78.7 Pts 84.4 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
Avg. Single Core Speed
83.1 Pts 113 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
Avg. Dual Core Speed
164 Pts 200 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
Avg. Quad Core Speed
300 Pts 303 Pts +1%
Avg. Octa Core Speed
308 Pts 309 Pts +0%
OC Memory Latency
89.5 Pts 95.1 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
OC Single Core Speed
94.4 Pts 124 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
OC Dual Core Speed
185 Pts 231 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
OC Quad Core Speed
356 Pts +4% 341 Pts
OC Octa Core Speed
356 Pts +4% 341 Pts
Market Share
Based on 58,832,011 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.02 % 0.02 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 53 % +4%
71+ Months 30+ Months Much more recent.
OC Multi Core Speed
355 Pts +4% 341 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Speed
309 Pts 310 Pts +0%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q2'20
6 MB 4 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 8 GT/s
Thermal Solution Specification
Thermal Solution Specification
PCG 2015A (35W) PCG 2015C
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 128 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V DDR4-2666
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 630 Intel® UHD Graphics 610
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.00 GHz 1.05 GHz
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 No
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 3

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