Average Bench: 52.1% (730th of 1355)

Based on 3,410 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, 0000000000000000 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 42%Average: 52.1% Great: 59%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G860 averaged 47.8% 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 80.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 73.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G860 is just 17.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G860 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 143Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 144Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,410 samples)
Min Avg Max
61.8 Memory 80.3 91.4
49.3 1-Core 73.3 80.8
82.2 2-Core 139 160
60.3% 97.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
94 4-Core 142 160
101 8-Core 144 159
19.5% 143 Pts
Min Avg Max
95.8 64-Core 143 159
9.6% 143 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 80.5
2-Core 160
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 159
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 160
11% 160 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 146
66% 105 Pts
4-Core 159
8-Core 158
22% 158 Pts
64-Core 156
10% 156 Pts
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 80.2
2-Core 158
67% 109 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 161
21% 155 Pts
64-Core 154
10% 154 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.7
1-Core 80.8
2-Core 151
65% 105 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 161
22% 161 Pts
64-Core 154
10% 154 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.3
1-Core 76.4
2-Core 104
60% 89.6 Pts
4-Core 121
8-Core 139
17% 130 Pts
64-Core 139
9% 139 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.8
1-Core 80
2-Core 155
65% 106 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 152
21% 153 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.2
1-Core 78.1
2-Core 156
64% 106 Pts
4-Core 150
8-Core 149
20% 150 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 52,847,805 CPUs tested.

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Typical Pentium G860 Builds (Compare 1,726 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S2P

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $98

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G860 (3M Cache, 3.00 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'11
Processor NumberG860
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended Price$75.00
Clock Speed3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP65 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ3'2013

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

 Comments

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Poor

23 months ago.

Good performance in single threading. Very good for office use


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