Intel
Intel
  

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

VS
About
  

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 192,289 user samples
75,928 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 60% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 28% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 28% Great: 60%
SPEED RANK: 349th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
116,361 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 30% Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 30% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 280th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
50.5 % 56.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+12%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
92.1 Pts +1% 91.1 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
164 Pts 174 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+6%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
239 Pts 294 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+23%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
243 Pts 403 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+66%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
108 Pts +3% 105 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
198 Pts 209 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+6%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
287 Pts 395 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+38%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
287 Pts 558 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+94%
Market Share
Based on 22,643,011 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.43 % 0.74 % Much higher market share.
+72%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
63 % 63 %
Age
Newest
39+ Months 27+ Months Much more recent.
+31%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
290 Pts 557 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+92%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
242 Pts 393 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+62%
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'16 Q3'17
Cache
Cache
4 MB SmartCache 6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX2
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$393.00 $297.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 620 Intel® UHD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300.00 MHz 300 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.10 GHz

More specs » More specs »
ADVERTISEMENT

Can run desktop use without any problem, but is not really the fastest for the price. [Jul '18 landsec]

MORE DETAILS

Don't understand the hate on this chip, for a laptop CPU it's pretty nice [Jan '19 TheWildShadow55]

MORE DETAILS

Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 2019 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical gamers and desktop users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $260Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $200AMD RX 590 $180Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $58
Intel Core i7-9700K $369Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $160Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $65SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback