4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.3 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≈ Q3 2014.


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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 21,305 user samples
5,324 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 40% Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 40% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 551st / 1439
Gaming 62%
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 48%
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%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
61.7 % Faster effective speed.
51.3 %
Avg. Memory Latency
77.6 Pts Lower memory latency.
70.1 Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed
78.8 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
74.1 Pts
Avg. Dual Core Speed
149 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
129 Pts
Avg. Quad Core Speed
251 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
189 Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed
363 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
194 Pts
OC Memory Latency
88.3 Pts 89.7 Pts +2%
OC Single Core Speed
94.4 Pts +5% 90.2 Pts
OC Dual Core Speed
185 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
166 Pts
OC Quad Core Speed
330 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
238 Pts
OC Octa Core Speed
471 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
238 Pts
Market Share
Based on 67,365,142 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.01 % Insanely higher market share.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 52 % +4%
113+ Months +1% 114+ Months
OC Multi Core Speed
470 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
238 Pts
Avg. Multi Core Speed
360 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
3.3 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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