Average Bench: 24.8% (678th of 1182)

Based on 6,920 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 17%Average: 24.8% Great: 28%
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Very poor average bench

The Intel Pentium G2020 averaged 75.1% 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 72.6Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 137Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G2020 is just 10.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G2020 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

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

(Based on 6,920 samples)
Min Avg Max
46.8 1-Core 72.6 79.5
79.9 2-Core 137 158
49.8% 105 Pts
Min Avg Max
90.9 4-Core 140 158
99.9 8-Core 143 158
19.3% 142 Pts
Min Avg Max
91.9 64-Core 144 158
9.7% 144 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 78.7
2-Core 149
54% 114 Pts
4-Core 151
8-Core 154
21% 152 Pts
64-Core 156
10% 156 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.8
2-Core 142
52% 110 Pts
4-Core 145
8-Core 155
20% 150 Pts
64-Core 147
10% 147 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.5
2-Core 153
54% 115 Pts
4-Core 140
8-Core 155
20% 148 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 73.1
2-Core 113
46% 93.1 Pts
4-Core 148
8-Core 139
20% 144 Pts
64-Core 137
9% 137 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 64.3
2-Core 91.5
39% 77.9 Pts
4-Core 129
8-Core 116
17% 123 Pts
64-Core 103
7% 103 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 68.5
2-Core 98.9
42% 83.7 Pts
4-Core 123
8-Core 114
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 126
8% 126 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 63.6
2-Core 106
41% 85 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 121
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,345,242 CPUs tested.

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Typical Pentium G2020 Builds (Compare 5,497 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S1 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 30% - Poor Total price: $314

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G2020 (3M Cache, 2.90 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ1'13
Processor NumberG2020
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$64.00
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP55 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoNo
InTru 3D TechNo
Clear Video HD TechNo
Intel InsiderNo

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
Secure KeyNo

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
My WiFi TechNo

Package

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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechNo

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