2 Cores, @2.53 GHz, Penryn.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 31,411 user samples
7,415 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 44% Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 27% Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 0.6 GHz (avg)
Poor: 27% Great: 44%
SPEED RANK: 1050th / 1355
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation 26%
23,996 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 46% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 28% Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 28% Great: 46%
SPEED RANK: 1026th / 1355
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation 28%
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
38.6 % 39.8 % +3%
Avg. Memory Latency
63.6 Pts Lower memory latency.
57.6 Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
42.7 Pts 51.6 Pts Faster single-core speed.
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
80.6 Pts 91.3 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
81.4 Pts 129 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
82.8 Pts 132 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
OC Memory Latency
72.4 Pts Slightly lower OC memory latency.
66.2 Pts
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
50.8 Pts 59.2 Pts Faster OC single-core speed.
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
98.9 Pts 113 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
98.3 Pts 154 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
98.6 Pts 154 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
Market Share
Based on 53,522,205 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.01 %
Value For Money
64.9 % Much better value.
45.8 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
51 % 51 %
Price (score)
$42 Much cheaper.
102+ Months 102+ Months
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
98.8 Pts 154 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
83.4 Pts 131 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q4'08 Q3'10
3 MB L2 3 MB SmartCache
45 nm 32 nm
Bus Speed
Bus Speed
1066 MHz FSB 2.5 GT/s DMI
Package Size
Package Size
35mm 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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