Intel
Intel

4 Cores, 8 Threads @3.2 GHz, Bloomfield.
Release date ≤ Q1 2014.

  

4 Cores, 4 Threads @2.9 GHz, Haswell.
Release date ≈ Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 8,652 user samples
1,284 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% Base clock 3.2 GHz
Worst Bench: 65% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Poor: 65% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 276th / 1264
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
7,368 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 56% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.35 GHz (avg)
Poor: 56% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 314th / 1264
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
71 % +4% 68.6 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
94 Pts Lower memory latency.
+14%
82.8 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
76.3 Pts 88.4 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+16%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
148 Pts 171 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+16%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
264 Pts 316 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+20%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
382 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+19%
320 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97.4 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+6%
91.6 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
86.4 Pts 98.9 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+14%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
171 Pts 187 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+9%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
311 Pts 352 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+13%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
435 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+24%
352 Pts
Market Share
Based on 33,547,714 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.03 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
52 % 53 % +2%
Age
Newest
79+ Months 72+ Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
436 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+24%
353 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
385 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+20%
322 Pts
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q4'08 Q2'14
Cache
Cache
8 MB SmartCache 6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.2 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography
Lithography
45 nm 22 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$990.00 $182.00
Max Turbo Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
3.46 GHz 3.4 GHz
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
6.4 GT/s QPI 5 GT/s DMI2
Max Memory Size
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
24 GB 32 GB
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 800/1066 DDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels
Max # of Memory Channels
3 2
Package Size
Package Size
42.5mm x 45.0mm 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
No Yes
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡
1.0 2.0
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
Yes No
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
No Yes

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