Average Bench: 36.8% (577th of 1197)

Based on 3,807 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306C3 Model: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU G1840 @ 2.80GHz

The Intel Celeron G1840 is a budget dual-core processor for desktops. Released in Q2 of 2014, this Haswell based CPU is 10% faster than its Ivy Bridge Celeron predecessors such as the G1630. The G1840 is very similar to the Celeron G1850 and G1830 which were also launched in the first half of 2014, which begs the question from Intel: Why? With its base clock speed of 2.8 GHz, the G1840 scores an average effective speed of 73 which is ample for basic processing needs. The G1840 has a TDP of just 53 Watts, so it's a low power, low heat and therefore low cost processor. Coupled with an SSD and a decent graphics card the G1840 will give a pretty good user experience, but the 100 MHz faster and similarly priced G1850 is a better option. [Nov '14 CPUPro]

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Poor: 25%Average: 36.8% Great: 41%
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Celeron G1840 averaged 63.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 74.6Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 143Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Celeron G1840 is just 15.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Celeron G1840 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 148Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 147Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,807 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.1 1-Core 74.6 82.2
87.4 2-Core 143 164
51.6% 109 Pts
Min Avg Max
91.3 4-Core 145 164
104 8-Core 147 164
20% 146 Pts
Min Avg Max
108 64-Core 148 164
9.9% 148 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 80.6
2-Core 160
57% 120 Pts
4-Core 157
8-Core 162
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 158
11% 158 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 160
56% 119 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 149
20% 145 Pts
64-Core 155
10% 155 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 70.8
2-Core 159
53% 115 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 161
21% 158 Pts
64-Core 156
10% 156 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 73.4
2-Core 98.6
43% 86 Pts
4-Core 121
8-Core 132
17% 127 Pts
64-Core 127
8% 127 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,719,670 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $42 @ launch in Apr '14
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Typical Celeron G1840 Builds (Compare 10,676 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: MSI H81M-P33 (MS-7817) - $58

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $254

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Celeron® Processor G1840 (2M Cache, 2.80 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor NumberG1840
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache2 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$42.00
Clock Speed2.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP53 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Graphics Video Max Memory1.7 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3-1333, DDR3L-1333 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21.3 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express RevisionUp to 3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Virtualization Tech for Itanium (VT-i)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

Intel® Celeron® Processor G1000 Series for Desktop...

Added 4 years ago.

Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

2 months ago.

It's extremely slow and has been giving me bluescreens a lot recently


Excellent

25 days ago.

Lol imagine game on that sh!t


Excellent

1 month ago.

This is the best cpu


Poor

4 years ago.


Terrible

2 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

8 months ago.

Bluescreens everywhere, can't do that much even with simple programs like File Explorer


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