Average Bench: 52.8% (657th of 1293)

Based on 3,112 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, 0000000000000000 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G860 averaged 47.2% 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 82Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 72.3Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G860 is just 18%. 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 142Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 141Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,112 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.7 Memory 82 91.9
47.1 1-Core 72.3 79
78.3 2-Core 137 158
60.4% 97.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
92.9 4-Core 139 158
100 8-Core 141 158
19.1% 140 Pts
Min Avg Max
97.8 64-Core 142 158
9.5% 142 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 91.1
1-Core 79.3
2-Core 158
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 158
8-Core 158
22% 158 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.5
1-Core 73.4
2-Core 140
64% 101 Pts
4-Core 133
8-Core 146
19% 139 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
Memory 80.4
1-Core 78.9
2-Core 149
63% 103 Pts
4-Core 136
8-Core 153
19% 144 Pts
64-Core 143
10% 143 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 74
1-Core 76.4
2-Core 153
61% 101 Pts
4-Core 151
8-Core 154
21% 152 Pts
64-Core 146
10% 146 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 75.6
2-Core 132
58% 94.3 Pts
4-Core 130
8-Core 141
18% 135 Pts
64-Core 139
9% 139 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.5
1-Core 76
2-Core 139
56% 93.2 Pts
4-Core 137
8-Core 146
19% 141 Pts
64-Core 137
9% 137 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G860 @ 3.00GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.8
1-Core 72.3
2-Core 147
56% 94.6 Pts
4-Core 133
8-Core 123
18% 128 Pts
64-Core 152
10% 152 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,696,693 CPUs tested.

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Desktop 54%
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Workstation 5%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S2P

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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

8 months ago.

Good performance in single threading. Very good for office use


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