Real World Speed
Performance profile from 40,486 user samples
40,486 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 61% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 21% Base clock 2.4 GHz
Poor: 21% Great: 61%
SPEED RANK: 342nd / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
51.1 % 89.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+75%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
80.4 Pts 132 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+64%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
154 Pts 260 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+69%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
272 Pts 503 Pts Hugely faster quad-core speed.
+85%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
390 Pts 811 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+108%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
92 Pts 142 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+54%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
179 Pts 282 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+57%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
345 Pts 557 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+61%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
457 Pts 915 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+100%
Market Share
Based on 22,641,976 CPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
65 % 161 % Hugely more popular.
+148%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.14 % 1.7 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,113%
Price
Price (score)
$420 253 USD Much cheaper.
+66%
Value
Value For Money
45.7 % 95.2 % Hugely better value.
+109%
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
45 Watts Hugely more energy efficient.
+81%
81.7 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
4 cores 6.44 cores Much higher core count.
+61%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
8 threads 10.2 threads Higher thread count.
+28%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
22 nm 12.2 nm Much newer manufacturing.
+80%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.4 GHz 3.54 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+48%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
3.4 GHz 4.48 GHz Much faster turbo frequency.
+32%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
460 Pts 1,094 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+138%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
397 Pts 992 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+150%
Age
Newest
95 Months 12.4 Months Hugely more recent.
+663%
Series
CPU Architecture
Ivy Bridge   —
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCPGA988   —
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
HD 4000   —
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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 2019 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical gamers and desktop users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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