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 11,130 user samples
1,497 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 62% Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 1.55 GHz (avg)
Poor: 62% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 320th / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
9,633 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 56% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Poor: 56% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 362nd / 1323
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
70.2 % +3% 68.4 %
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
92.9 Pts Lower memory latency.
+13%
82 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
75.7 Pts 88.2 Pts Faster single-core speed.
+17%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
147 Pts 171 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+16%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
261 Pts 318 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+22%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
377 Pts Faster octa-core speed.
+17%
322 Pts
Memory
OC Memory Latency
97 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
+6%
91.4 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
85.6 Pts 98.2 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
+15%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
168 Pts 187 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+11%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
307 Pts 351 Pts Faster OC quad-core speed.
+14%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
430 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+23%
351 Pts
Market Share
Based on 48,310,443 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.04 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 51 %
Age
Newest
93+ Months 86+ Months Slightly more recent.
+8%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
428 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+22%
352 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
379 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+17%
325 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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