Intel
Intel
  

4 Cores, 8 Threads @1.90 GHz, Kaby Lake R.
Release date ≈ Q4 2017.

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2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.50 GHz, Kaby Lake.
Release date ≈ Q3 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 133,983 user samples
18,887 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 35% Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 0.4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 35% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 213th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
115,096 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 31% Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 31% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 402nd / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
62.1 % Much faster effective speed.
+34%
46.3 %
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
103 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+24%
83.3 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
194 Pts Much faster dual-core speed.
+30%
149 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
315 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+42%
222 Pts
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
429 Pts Hugely faster octa-core speed.
+90%
226 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
127 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+33%
95.3 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
247 Pts Much faster OC dual-core speed.
+40%
177 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
419 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+64%
256 Pts
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
576 Pts Hugely faster OC octa-core speed.
+125%
256 Pts
Market Share
Based on 22,586,620 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.18 % 0.66 % Hugely higher market share.
+267%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
56 % 65 % More popular.
+16%
Age
Newest
26+ Months Much more recent.
+35%
40+ Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
555 Pts Hugely faster OC 64-core speed.
+114%
259 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
425 Pts Hugely faster 64-core speed.
+87%
227 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'17 Q3'16
Cache
Cache
8 MB SmartCache 3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2, AVX2 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$409.00 $281.00
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR4-2400, LPDDR3-2133 DDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® UHD Graphics 620 Intel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency
Graphics Base Frequency
300 MHz 300.00 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.15 GHz 1.00 GHz

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