Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.5 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≈ Q2 2014.

  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.9 GHz, Skylake.
Release date ≈ Q1 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 73,550 user samples
71,204 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 40% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 40% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 416th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
2,346 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 54% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 54% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 325th / 1316
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
65.2 % 69.8 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+7%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
79.2 Pts 79.7 Pts +1%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
86 Pts 96.5 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+12%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
164 Pts 184 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+12%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
280 Pts 326 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+16%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
410 Pts 478 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+17%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
89.3 Pts +2% 87.7 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
101 Pts 114 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+13%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
198 Pts 216 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+9%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
363 Pts 400 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+10%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
513 Pts 561 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+9%
Market Share
Based on 46,375,408 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.12 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,100%
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
54 % Slightly more popular.
+6%
51 %
Age
Newest
86+ Months 68+ Months More recent.
+21%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
516 Pts 563 Pts Slightly faster OC 64-core speed.
+9%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
413 Pts 486 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+18%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q2'14 Q3'15
Cache
Cache
6 MB SmartCache 8 MB SmartCache
Lithography
Lithography
22 nm 14 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$378.00 $568.00
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
3.5 GHz 3.8 GHz
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI2 8 GT/s DMI3
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
32 GB 64 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3L 1333/1600 DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
25.6 GB/s 34.1 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 4600 Intel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
400 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/VGA eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.2 GHz 1.05 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
2 GB 64 GB
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 32mm x 1.6mm 42mm x 28mm
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
No Yes
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
No Yes
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
No Yes
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3 3.0
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4 Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4

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