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


2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.6 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≈ Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 31,538 user samples
15,557 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 29% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 0.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 29% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 583rd / 1439
Gaming 60%
Desktop 63%
Workstation 47%
15,981 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 28% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 28% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 756th / 1439
Gaming 51%
Desktop 58%
Workstation 37%
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Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
59.7 % Faster effective speed.
51.3 %
Avg. Memory Latency
71.8 Pts +2% 70.1 Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed
80.9 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
74.1 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Speed
153 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
129 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Speed
259 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
189 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed
378 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
194 Pts
OC Memory Latency
86.4 Pts 89.7 Pts +4%
OC Single Core Speed
98.4 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
90.2 Pts
OC Dual Core Speed
191 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
166 Pts
OC Quad Core Speed
343 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
238 Pts
OC Octa Core Speed
503 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
238 Pts
Market Share
Based on 67,365,030 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % +2% 52 %
117+ Months 114+ Months +3%
OC Multi Core Speed
500 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
238 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Speed
384 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
194 Pts
6 MB SmartCache 3 MB SmartCache
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$378.00 $225.00
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
3.5 GHz 3.2 GHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 32mm x 1.6mm 37.5mm x 37.5mm x 4.7mm
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4 1x16 or 2x8 or 1x8 2x4

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