Intel
Intel
  

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

  

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 139,126 user samples
3,980 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 82% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 42% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 42% Great: 82%
SPEED RANK: 163rd / 1143
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
135,146 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 33% Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Poor: 33% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 240th / 1143
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
68.4 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+14%
59.9 %
SC Mixed
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
98.8 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+17%
84.5 Pts
QC Mixed
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
331 Pts Slightly faster quad-core speed.
+13%
292 Pts
MC Mixed
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
505 Pts Slightly faster multi-core speed.
+11%
453 Pts
SC Mixed
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
118 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+12%
105 Pts
QC Mixed
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
408 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+11%
369 Pts
MC Mixed
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
585 Pts Slightly faster OC multi-core speed.
+13%
518 Pts
Market Share
Based on 12,876,878 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % 1.12 % Insanely higher market share.
+2,140%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
59 % 66 % Slightly more popular.
+12%
Age
Newest
25+ Months Much more recent.
+36%
39+ Months
SC Int
Single Core Integer Speed
114 Pts Slightly faster single-core int speed.
+12%
102 Pts
SC Float
Single Core Floating Point Speed
121 Pts Slightly faster single-core fp speed.
+12%
108 Pts
QC Int
Quad Core Integer Speed
397 Pts Slightly faster quad-core int speed.
+12%
356 Pts
QC Float
Quad Core Floating Point Speed
426 Pts Slightly faster quad-core fp speed.
+11%
383 Pts
MC Int
Multi Core Integer Speed
540 Pts Slightly faster multi-core int speed.
+13%
477 Pts
MC Float
Multi Core Floating Point Speed
619 Pts Slightly faster multi-core fp speed.
+13%
547 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'17 Q3'15
Cache
Cache
8 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
TSX-NI
Intel® TSX-NI
Yes No
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
Yes No
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
Yes No
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
Yes No

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