Intel
AMD100-100000159BOX

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.8 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.8GHz, Zen2.
Release date: Q2 2020.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 13,322 user samples
2,534 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 56% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 56% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 370th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
10,788 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 89% Base clock 4.45 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 73% Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Poor: 73% Great: 89%
SPEED RANK: 137th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
67.5 % 81.1 % Faster effective speed.
+20%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
87.6 Pts Lower memory latency.
+12%
78.2 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
86.7 Pts 136 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+57%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
162 Pts 263 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+62%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
260 Pts 452 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+74%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
365 Pts 721 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+98%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
92.8 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+7%
86.5 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
98.9 Pts 141 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+43%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
192 Pts 281 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+46%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
303 Pts 506 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+67%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
393 Pts 777 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+98%
Market Share
Based on 46,613,981 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.11 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
66.1 % 85.4 % Better value.
+29%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 71 % Much more popular.
+42%
Price
Price (score)
$300 $230 Cheaper.
+23%
Age
Newest
90+ Months 16 Months Hugely more recent.
+82%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
396 Pts 779 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+97%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
370 Pts 723 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+95%
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