Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.90 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q1 2017.

  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.4 GHz, Westmere EP.
Release date ≤ Q2 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 9,537 user samples
7,924 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 47% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 47% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 142nd / 1173
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
1,613 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 47% Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 30% Base clock 2.4 GHz
Poor: 30% Great: 47%
SPEED RANK: 501st / 1173
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
72.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+73%
41.8 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
103 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+75%
58.9 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
353 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+69%
209 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
531 Pts Hugely faster multi-core speed.
+92%
276 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
131 Pts Hugely faster OC single-core speed.
+102%
64.8 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
454 Pts Hugely faster OC quad-core speed.
+85%
246 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
645 Pts Hugely faster OC multi-core speed.
+104%
316 Pts
Market Share
Based on 18,552,346 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.07 % Hugely higher market share.
+600%
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
58 % Slightly more popular.
+5%
55 %
Age
Newest
30+ Months Much more recent.
+52%
63+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
128 Pts Hugely faster single-core int speed.
+105%
62.3 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
137 Pts Hugely faster single-core fp speed.
+104%
67 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
430 Pts Hugely faster quad-core int speed.
+81%
238 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
475 Pts Hugely faster quad-core fp speed.
+86%
255 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
607 Pts Hugely faster multi-core int speed.
+103%
299 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
698 Pts Hugely faster multi-core fp speed.
+115%
324 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q1'10
Cache
Cache
8 MB 12 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 SSE4.2
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
No Yes
Lithography
Lithography
14 nm 32 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $391.00 - $392.00
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
8 GT/s DMI3 5.86 GT/s QPI
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 288 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600 DDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels
Max # of Memory Channels
2 3
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
34.1 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
No Yes
Package Size
Package Size
42mm x 28mm 42.5mm X 45mm
Max CPU Configuration
Max CPU Configuration
1 2
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Yes No
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0 1.0
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
No Yes

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