Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.90 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q4 2016.

4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.7 GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 18,986 user samples
15,851 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 31% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 31% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 533rd / 1442
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
3,135 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 44% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 44% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 471st / 1442
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
63 % 66.3 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+5%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
72.3 Pts 78.8 Pts Slightly lower memory latency.
+9%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
88.9 Pts +1% 88 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
170 Pts +1% 168 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
293 Pts 295 Pts +1%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
430 Pts +2% 420 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
86.6 Pts 88 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
111 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+9%
102 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
212 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+7%
198 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
380 Pts +2% 372 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
571 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+16%
491 Pts
Market Share
Based on 67,726,491 CPUs tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.07 % Hugely higher market share.
+600%
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % 52 %
Age
Newest
90+ Months More recent.
+26%
122+ Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
569 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+16%
492 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
438 Pts +4% 423 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q2'12
Cache
Cache
8 MB 8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0 AVX
Lithography
Lithography
14 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
N/A $568.00
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
3.90 GHz 3.7 GHz
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB 32 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133, DDR3L-1600 DDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
34.1 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics 630 Intel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
350.00 MHz 650 MHz
Graphics Output
Graphics Output
eDP/DP/HDMI/DVI eDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.10 GHz 1.25 GHz
Package Size
Package Size
42mm x 28mm 37.5 x 37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31.0 x 24.0mm (BGA1224)
PCI Express Configurations
PCI Express Configurations ‡
Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4

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