2 Cores, @2.26 GHz, Penryn.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.4 GHz, Arrandale.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 30,535 user samples
6,574 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 43% Base clock 2.25 GHz
Worst Bench: 26% Base clock 2.25 GHz
Poor: 26% Great: 43%
SPEED RANK: 1062nd / 1355
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 25%
23,961 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 46% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 29% Base clock 2.4 GHz
Poor: 29% Great: 46%
SPEED RANK: 1015th / 1355
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop 45%
Workstation 28%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
38.2 % 40.2 % Slightly faster effective speed.
Avg. Memory Latency
64.1 Pts Lower memory latency.
58 Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
38.7 Pts 52.2 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
72.1 Pts 92.5 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
73.9 Pts 131 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
74.5 Pts 133 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
OC Memory Latency
72.4 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
66.3 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
45.8 Pts 59.2 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
88.6 Pts 113 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
88.7 Pts 154 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
88.9 Pts 154 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
Market Share
Based on 52,882,923 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.07 % Hugely higher market share.
Value For Money
78.6 % Much better value.
46.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 51 % +2%
Price (score)
$20 Hugely cheaper.
101+ Months +1% 102+ Months
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
88.6 Pts 154 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
74.8 Pts 133 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q3'08 Q3'10
3 MB L2 3 MB SmartCache
Embedded Options Available
Embedded Options Available
Yes No
45 nm 32 nm
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$199.00 - $211.00 N/A
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
1066 MHz FSB 2.5 GT/s DMI
Package Size
Package Size
35 mm x 35mm rPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Processing Die Size
Processing Die Size
107 mm2 81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors
# of Processing Die Transistors
410 million 382 million
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
No Yes
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
Yes No

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