Intel
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2 Cores, 2 Threads @2.5 GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date ≈ Q4 2014.

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2 Cores, 4 Threads @2.9 GHz, Ivy Bridge.
Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 1,601 user samples
311 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 24% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 16% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Poor: 16% Great: 24%
SPEED RANK: 740th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
1,290 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 39% Base clock 2.9 GHz
Worst Bench: 26% Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Poor: 26% Great: 39%
SPEED RANK: 444th / 1182
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
21.4 % 35.8 % Much faster effective speed.
+67%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
62.6 Pts 85.5 Pts Much faster single-core speed.
+37%
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
118 Pts 144 Pts Faster dual-core speed.
+22%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
121 Pts 214 Pts Much faster quad-core speed.
+77%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
124 Pts 216 Pts Much faster octa-core speed.
+74%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
124 Pts 220 Pts Much faster 64-core speed.
+77%
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
68.7 Pts 97.9 Pts Much faster OC single-core speed.
+43%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
136 Pts 173 Pts Faster OC dual-core speed.
+27%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
136 Pts 236 Pts Much faster OC quad-core speed.
+74%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
137 Pts 236 Pts Much faster OC octa-core speed.
+72%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
137 Pts 238 Pts Much faster OC 64-core speed.
+74%
Market Share
Based on 19,383,632 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.01 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 50 %
Age
Newest
57+ Months Slightly more recent.
+15%
67+ Months
Launch Date
Launch Date
Q1'13 Q2'12
Instruction Set Extensions
Instruction Set Extensions
SSE4.1/4.2 SSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Recommended Price
Recommended Customer Price
$64.00 $184.00
Thermal Solution Specification
Thermal Solution Specification
2011A 2011B
Memory Types
Memory Types
DDR3 1333 DDR3 1333/1600
Memory Bandwidth
Max Memory Bandwidth
21 GB/s 25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported
ECC Memory Supported ‡
Yes No
Processor Graphics
Processor Graphics ‡
Intel® HD Graphics Intel® HD Graphics 2500
Wireless Display
Intel® Wireless Display
No Yes
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency
1.05 GHz 1.1 GHz
Quick Sync Video
Intel® Quick Sync Video
No Yes
InTru 3D Tech
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology
No Yes
Clear Video HD Tech
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
No Yes
Intel Insider
Intel® Insider™
No Yes
Turbo Boost Tech
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
No 2.0
Hyper-Threading Tech
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡
No Yes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡
No Yes
vPro Tech
Intel® vPro™ Technology ‡
No Yes
AES New Instructions
Intel® AES New Instructions
No Yes
Secure Key
Secure Key
No Yes
Trusted Execution Tech
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology ‡
No Yes
Anti-Theft Tech
Anti-Theft Technology
No Yes
PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Revision
2.0 3.0

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