4 Cores, 8 Threads @1.80 GHz, Whiskey Lake.
Release date ≈ Q3 2018.


4 Cores, 8 Threads @2.40 GHz, 28 W.
Release date ≈ Q2 2019.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 81,947 user samples
81,207 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 29% Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 0.45 GHz (avg)
Poor: 29% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 661st / 1420
Gaming 55%
Desktop 61%
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
740 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 86% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 54% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 54% Great: 86%
SPEED RANK: 294th / 1420
Gaming 74%
Desktop 79%
Workstation 60%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
54.7 % 74.2 % Much faster effective speed.
Avg. Memory Latency
66.3 Pts 81.4 Pts Lower memory latency.
Avg. Single Core Speed
86.6 Pts 113 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
Avg. Dual Core Speed
152 Pts 218 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
Avg. Quad Core Speed
239 Pts 368 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
Avg. Octa Core Speed
320 Pts 505 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
OC Memory Latency
85.1 Pts 91.9 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
OC Single Core Speed
124 Pts 129 Pts +4%
OC Dual Core Speed
229 Pts 257 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
OC Quad Core Speed
362 Pts 469 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
OC Octa Core Speed
488 Pts 644 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
Market Share
Based on 64,577,383 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.26 % Insanely higher market share.
0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
55 % Slightly more popular.
50 %
60+ Months 52+ Months More recent.
OC Multi Core Speed
480 Pts 623 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
Avg. Multi Core Speed
323 Pts 497 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'18 Q2'19
8 MB SmartCache 6 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
4.60 GHz 4.10 GHz
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
4 GT/s OPI 4 GT/s
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® UHD Graphics 620 Intel® Iris® Plus Graphics 655
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
2.0 2
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
3.0 3

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