Intel
Intel
  

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

  

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 169,906 user samples
80,340 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 32% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 32% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 231st / 1159
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
89,566 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 55% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 31% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Poor: 31% Great: 55%
SPEED RANK: 383rd / 1159
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
62.2 % Much faster effective speed.
+31%
47.5 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
92.5 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+12%
82.4 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
303 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+38%
219 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
403 Pts Much faster multi-core speed.
+79%
225 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
105 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+10%
95.3 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
406 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+59%
256 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
560 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+117%
258 Pts
Market Share
Based on 17,678,645 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.02 % Much higher market share.
+36%
0.75 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
66 % Slightly more popular.
+12%
59 %
Age
Newest
21+ Months Much more recent.
+38%
34+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
102 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+10%
92.4 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
108 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+10%
98.4 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
398 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+68%
237 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
424 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+55%
274 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
518 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+119%
236 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
598 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+119%
273 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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