Intel
Intel
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @1.5 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

VS
About
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.6 GHz, Skylake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2015.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 14,831 user samples
169 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 27% Base clock 1.5 GHz
Worst Bench: 13% Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 0.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 13% Great: 27%
SPEED RANK: 714th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
14,662 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 44% Base clock 2.7 GHz
Worst Bench: 23% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 23% Great: 44%
SPEED RANK: 422nd / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
22.8 % 37.1 % Much faster effective speed.
+63%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
55.1 Pts 84.3 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+53%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
93.2 Pts 149 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+60%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
136 Pts 222 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+63%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
138 Pts 227 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+64%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
138 Pts 227 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+64%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
67.7 Pts 103 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+52%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
116 Pts 183 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+58%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
160 Pts 264 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+65%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
162 Pts 265 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+64%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
161 Pts 266 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+65%
Market Share
Based on 19,602,408 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.1 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 53 % Slightly more popular.
+6%
Age
Newest
65+ Months 46+ Months More recent.
+29%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'11 Q3'15
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
AVX SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
No Yes
Lithography
Lithography
32 nm 14 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $393.00
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
8 GB 32 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333 DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21.3 GB/s 34.1 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 3000 Intel® HD Graphics 520
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350 MHz 300 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
2 3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
950 MHz 1.05 GHz
Package Size
Package Size
31.0mm x 24.0mm (BGA1023) 42mm X 24mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography
Graphics and IMC Lithography
32 nm 14 nm
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
2.0 3.0
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 12

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