Average Bench: 5.23% (1198th of 1206)

Based on 528 user benchmarks.  Device: BFE9FBFF000106CA Model: Intel(R) Atom(TM) CPU N550 @ 1.50GHz
Poor: 3%Average: 5.23% Great: 7%
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 6%
Tree trunk
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

Popular builds with this CPU

Terrible average bench

The Intel Atom N550 averaged 94.7% 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 8.83Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 16.7Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Atom N550 is just 3.39%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Atom N550 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 28Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 27.6Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 528 samples)
Min Avg Max
5.85 1-Core 8.83 11.7
10.3 2-Core 16.7 21.5
6.1% 12.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
14.8 4-Core 26.5 36.2
17.8 8-Core 27.6 36.3
3.65% 27.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
16.7 64-Core 28 36.1
1.9% 28 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 10.5
2-Core 19.7
7% 15.1 Pts
4-Core 32.4
8-Core 32.7
4% 32.6 Pts
64-Core 32.7
2% 32.7 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 9.9
2-Core 18.9
7% 14.4 Pts
4-Core 30.8
8-Core 31
4% 30.9 Pts
64-Core 30.7
2% 30.7 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 9.7
2-Core 19.7
7% 14.7 Pts
4-Core 29.2
8-Core 28.8
4% 29 Pts
64-Core 30
2% 30 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 9.6
2-Core 18
7% 13.8 Pts
4-Core 29.7
8-Core 29.6
4% 29.7 Pts
64-Core 30.3
2% 30.3 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 9.9
2-Core 19.1
7% 14.5 Pts
4-Core 28.2
8-Core 28.7
4% 28.5 Pts
64-Core 31.3
2% 31.3 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 9.3
2-Core 18.5
7% 13.9 Pts
4-Core 29.1
8-Core 29.5
4% 29.3 Pts
64-Core 29
2% 29 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 9.1
2-Core 14.7
6% 11.9 Pts
4-Core 22.1
8-Core 27.3
3% 24.7 Pts
64-Core 30.7
2% 30.7 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz
1-Core 6.4
2-Core 12.8
4% 9.6 Pts
4-Core 18.5
8-Core 20.7
3% 19.6 Pts
64-Core 25.1
2% 25.1 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,586,620 CPUs tested.

Typical Atom N550 Builds (Compare 19 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 14%
Tree trunk
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Asus 1015PN

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $27

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Atom™ Processor N550 (1M Cache, 1.50 GHz)
Code NamePineview
Launch DateQ3'10
Processor NumberN550
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache1 MB L2
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE2, SSE3, SSSE3
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed1.5 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP8.5 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntegrated
Graphics Base Frequency200 MHz

Memory

Max Memory Size2 GB
Memory TypesDDR3
Memory Channels1

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)No
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size22mm x 22mm
Processing Die Size87 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors176 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Terrible (edit your comment) Add link

4 months ago.

the cpu starts to battle against only the simply use of the browser and another media app like windows media player


Good

22 months ago.

SA KOJIM PROCESOROM MOGU DA ZAMENIM INTEL CORE n550 NA NOTEBOOK HP MINI 210-220SM.


Poor

6 months ago.

Good for really basic web browsing. Nothing else.


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