Average Bench: 52.3% (687th of 1316)

Based on 2,386 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000206A7 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G850 @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 40%Average: 52.3% Great: 58%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G850 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 82.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 69.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G850 is just 18.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G850 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 137Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 136Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,386 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.9 Memory 82.1 91.4
45 1-Core 69.7 76.3
76.1 2-Core 131 152
59.2% 94.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
84.1 4-Core 134 152
93.7 8-Core 136 152
18.4% 135 Pts
Min Avg Max
95.6 64-Core 137 152
9.2% 137 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.2
1-Core 69.6
2-Core 148
64% 102 Pts
4-Core 150
8-Core 145
20% 147 Pts
64-Core 146
10% 146 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.1
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 143
65% 103 Pts
4-Core 145
8-Core 145
20% 145 Pts
64-Core 139
9% 139 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 73.9
2-Core 143
62% 100 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 141
19% 141 Pts
64-Core 142
10% 142 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.9
1-Core 73.7
2-Core 148
60% 99.5 Pts
4-Core 148
8-Core 151
20% 149 Pts
64-Core 151
10% 151 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.3
1-Core 70.3
2-Core 150
60% 98.8 Pts
4-Core 150
8-Core 148
20% 149 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 72.9
2-Core 105
55% 84.4 Pts
4-Core 140
8-Core 139
19% 140 Pts
64-Core 83.4
6% 83.4 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.1
1-Core 68.1
2-Core 123
52% 85.5 Pts
4-Core 134
8-Core 146
19% 140 Pts
64-Core 147
10% 147 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,036,891 CPUs tested.

 Prices

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Typical Pentium G850 Builds (Compare 841 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pro 3400 Series MT

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $223

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G850 (3M Cache, 2.90 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'11
Processor NumberG850
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography32 nm
Recommended Price$70.00 - $75.00
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP65 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency850 MHz
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoNo
InTru 3D TechNo
Clear Video HD TechNo
Intel InsiderNo
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

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
vPro TechNo
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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