Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @1.60 GHz, Kaby Lake R.
Release date ≈ Q3 2017.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 235,403 user samples
115,966 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 30% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 30% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 275th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
119,437 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 32% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 32% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 404th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
57 % Faster effective speed.
+23%
46.2 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
91.5 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+10%
83.5 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
176 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+19%
148 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
299 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+35%
221 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
405 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+80%
225 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
105 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+10%
95.2 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
209 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+18%
177 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
399 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+56%
255 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
556 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+117%
256 Pts
Market Share
Based on 24,104,585 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.78 % Higher market share.
+20%
0.65 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
67 % 67 %
Age
Newest
28+ Months Much more recent.
+33%
42+ Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
550 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+114%
257 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
390 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+73%
225 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'17 Q3'16
Cache
Cache
6 MB SmartCache 3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX2 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$297.00 $281.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133 DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® UHD Graphics 620 Intel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300 MHz 300.00 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.10 GHz 1.00 GHz

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