Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.6 GHz, Skylake.
Release date ≈ Q3 2015.

  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @1.60 GHz, Kaby Lake R.
Release date ≈ Q3 2017.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 267,442 user samples
183,663 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 74% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 39% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 39% Great: 74%
SPEED RANK: 247th / 1173
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
83,779 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 33% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 33% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 241st / 1173
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
61.8 % 62.6 % +1%
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
87.3 Pts 93.3 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+7%
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
302 Pts 304 Pts +1%
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
453 Pts Slightly faster multi-core speed.
+13%
401 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
105 Pts 105 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
371 Pts 407 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+10%
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
518 Pts 560 Pts Slightly faster OC multi-core speed.
+8%
Market Share
Based on 18,631,640 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.83 % 0.98 % Higher market share.
+18%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
65 % 66 % +2%
Age
Newest
46+ Months 22+ Months Much more recent.
+52%
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
102 Pts 102 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
108 Pts 108 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
362 Pts 397 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+10%
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
386 Pts 424 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+10%
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
475 Pts 517 Pts Slightly faster multi-core int speed.
+9%
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
547 Pts 596 Pts Slightly faster multi-core fp speed.
+9%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'15 Q3'17
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX2
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$378.00 $297.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 4 GT/s OPI
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 32 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 530 Intel® UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350 MHz 300 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.10 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory
Graphics Video Max Memory
64 GB 32 GB
Package Size
Package Size
42mm x 28mm 42mm X 24mm
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
16 12

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