Intel
Intel
  

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.70 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q3 2016.

2 Cores, 4 Threads @3.1 GHz, Sandy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 75,268 user samples
52,743 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 62% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 35% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 35% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 308th / 1144
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
22,525 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 46% Base clock 3.1 GHz
Worst Bench: 28% Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 0.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 28% Great: 46%
SPEED RANK: 490th / 1144
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
52.9 % Faster effective speed.
+29%
40.9 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
91.7 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+27%
72.2 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
244 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+31%
186 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
248 Pts Faster multi-core speed.
+29%
192 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
108 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+33%
81.5 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
289 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+38%
210 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
291 Pts Much faster OC multi-core speed.
+39%
210 Pts
Market Share
Based on 13,907,899 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.52 % Hugely higher market share.
+126%
0.23 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
60 % 60 %
Age
Newest
28+ Months Much more recent.
+54%
61+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
104 Pts Faster single-core int speed.
+28%
81.2 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
111 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
+35%
82 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
267 Pts Much faster quad-core int speed.
+32%
202 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
309 Pts Much faster quad-core fp speed.
+48%
209 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
267 Pts Much faster multi-core int speed.
+32%
203 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
308 Pts Much faster multi-core fp speed.
+47%
210 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'16 Q1'11
Cache
Cache
4 MB SmartCache 3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Lithography
Lithography
14 nm 32 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$393.00 $120.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
4 GT/s OPI 5 GT/s DMI
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR3 1066/1333
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
34.1 GB/s 21 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 620 Intel® HD Graphics 2000
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300.00 MHz 850 MHz
# of Displays Supported
# of Displays Supported ‡
3 2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.1 GHz
Package Size
Package Size
42mm X 24mm 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0 No
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡
Yes No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes No
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 2.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
12 16

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