Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.80 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2016.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 445,348 user samples
248,598 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 39% Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 1.05 GHz (avg)
Poor: 39% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 189th / 1184
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
196,750 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 34% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 34% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 236th / 1184
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
58.5 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+9%
53.6 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
96.4 Pts Slightly faster single-core speed.
+10%
87.8 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
185 Pts Slightly faster dual-core speed.
+11%
167 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
329 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+9%
302 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
486 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+7%
453 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
493 Pts Slightly faster 64-core speed.
+8%
458 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
115 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+10%
105 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
217 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+10%
198 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
410 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+10%
373 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
562 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+9%
514 Pts
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
564 Pts Slightly faster OC 64-core speed.
+9%
517 Pts
Market Share
Based on 21,075,794 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.55 % Hugely higher market share.
+82%
0.85 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
82 % More popular.
+28%
64 %
Age
Newest
34+ Months Much more recent.
+31%
49+ Months
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q3'15
Cache
Cache
6 MB 6 MB SmartCache
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $378.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600 DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 630 Intel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.10 GHz 1.05 GHz

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