Intel
Intel

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.7 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.2 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,376 user samples
21,518 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Base clock 2.7 GHz
Worst Bench: 35% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 35% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 423rd / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
7,858 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% Base clock 2.2 GHz
Worst Bench: 30% Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 0.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 30% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 546th / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
65.1 % Faster effective speed.
+12%
58.4 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
76.6 Pts 77.4 Pts +1%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
90.4 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+34%
67.7 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
172 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+34%
128 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
293 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+34%
218 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
423 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+41%
301 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
90.8 Pts +2% 89 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
108 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+26%
85.8 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
210 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+27%
166 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
388 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+27%
305 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
541 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+34%
404 Pts
Market Share
Based on 48,478,557 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.04 % Hugely higher market share.
+300%
0.01 %
Value
Value For Money
64.4 % Better value.
+13%
57.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 51 %
Price
Price (score)
$290 +3% $299
Age
Newest
94+ Months +2% 96+ Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
542 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+33%
407 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
428 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+42%
302 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q2'13 Q1'11
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 AVX
Lithography
Lithography
22 nm 32 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$378.00 - $380.00 N/A
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
3.7 GHz 3.3 GHz
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
5 GT/s DMI2 5 GT/s DMI
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3L 1333/1600 DDR3 1066/1333/1600
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 4600 Intel® HD Graphics 3000
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
400 MHz 650 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/VGA eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
3 2
Package Size
Package Size
37.5mm x 37.5mm x 4.7mm 37.5 x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31.0 x 24.0mm (BGA1224)
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3 2.0

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