Average Bench: 59.8% (511th of 1316)

Based on 339 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G4520 @ 3.60GHz
Poor: 49%Average: 59.8% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G4520 averaged 40.2% 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. Memory Latency 85.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 104Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G4520 is just 16.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G4520 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 204Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 204Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 339 samples)
Min Avg Max
69 Memory 85.2 93.7
76.6 1-Core 104 113
130 2-Core 197 224
76.1% 129 Pts
Min Avg Max
147 4-Core 201 226
153 8-Core 204 225
27.6% 203 Pts
Min Avg Max
159 64-Core 204 227
13.7% 204 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.7
1-Core 112
2-Core 224
83% 142 Pts
4-Core 223
8-Core 223
30% 223 Pts
64-Core 225
15% 225 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Memory 88.5
1-Core 112
2-Core 194
79% 132 Pts
4-Core 222
8-Core 192
29% 207 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.5
1-Core 107
2-Core 215
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 210
29% 210 Pts
64-Core 206
14% 206 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.9
1-Core 101
2-Core 207
72% 127 Pts
4-Core 201
8-Core 209
28% 205 Pts
64-Core 206
14% 206 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 72.5
1-Core 106
2-Core 214
74% 131 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 208
27% 201 Pts
64-Core 192
13% 192 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,419,005 CPUs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $102 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS $11418 months
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Typical Pentium G4520 Builds (Compare 1,790 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI B150 PC MATE (MS-7971) - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $624

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G4520 (3M Cache, 3.60 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor NumberG4520
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$86.00 - $93.00
Clock Speed3.6 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP51 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
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)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageNo

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardNo
Trusted Execution TechNo

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