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


4 Cores, 4 Threads @2.4 GHz, Sandy Bridge EP.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 68,163 user samples
67,818 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 62% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 33% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 33% Great: 62%
SPEED RANK: 339th / 1173
Gaming 53%
Desktop 60%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
345 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 48% Base clock 2.4 GHz
Worst Bench: 32% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 32% Great: 48%
SPEED RANK: 469th / 1173
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation 26%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
52.6 % Faster effective speed.
43.2 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
93.3 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
58.1 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
240 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
226 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
242 Pts +4% 232 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
108 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
63.5 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
289 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
253 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
290 Pts Slightly faster OC multi-core speed.
256 Pts
Market Share
Based on 18,553,118 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.48 % Insanely higher market share.
0 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
63 % More popular.
50 %
34+ Months Much more recent.
66+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
104 Pts Much faster single-core int speed.
63.2 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
111 Pts Much faster single-core fp speed.
64 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
266 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
253 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
309 Pts Faster quad-core fp speed.
254 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
265 Pts +4% 254 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
308 Pts Faster multi-core fp speed.
255 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'16 Q1'12
4 MB SmartCache 10 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 AVX
14 nm 32 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$393.00 $294.00 - $299.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
4 GT/s OPI 6.4 GT/s QPI
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
32 GB 384 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600 DDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels
Max # of Memory Channels
2 4
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
No Yes
Package Size
Package Size
42mm X 24mm 52.5mm x 45.0mm
Max CPU Configuration
Max CPU Configuration
1 2
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0 No
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
No Yes
Flex Memory Access
Intel® Flex Memory Access
Yes No
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
No Yes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
12 40

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