Average Bench: 52.3% (653rd of 1239)

Based on 4,977 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: 36%Average: 52.3% Great: 59%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Celeron G1840 averaged 47.6% 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. Memory Latency 80.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 73.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Celeron G1840 is 23.2%. 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 145Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 144Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,977 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.3 Memory 80.6 92.6
44.2 1-Core 73.9 82.2
77 2-Core 141 163
60.8% 98.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
80.7 4-Core 142 164
92.9 8-Core 144 163
19.5% 143 Pts
Min Avg Max
87.1 64-Core 145 164
9.7% 145 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.9
1-Core 80.9
2-Core 148
65% 105 Pts
4-Core 158
8-Core 159
22% 159 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.1
1-Core 60.4
2-Core 75.8
48% 70.4 Pts
4-Core 62.2
8-Core 72
9% 67.1 Pts
64-Core 72.6
5% 72.6 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 50.6
1-Core 78.3
2-Core 156
54% 94.9 Pts
4-Core 159
8-Core 152
21% 155 Pts
64-Core 151
10% 151 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 51.6
1-Core 64.5
2-Core 67.1
40% 61.1 Pts
4-Core 136
8-Core 157
20% 146 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 36.1
1-Core 23.7
2-Core 42.9
23% 34.2 Pts
4-Core 58.9
8-Core 54.6
8% 56.8 Pts
64-Core 69.9
5% 69.9 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,665,561 CPUs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $42 @ launch in Apr '14
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AmazonUS $661 month
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Typical Celeron G1840 Builds (Compare 13,725 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $287

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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...

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Excellent (edit your comment) Add link

8 months ago.

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


Poor

5 years ago.


Terrible

2 years ago.

low perfomance for that price


Terrible

14 months ago.

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


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