Average Bench: 35.9% (597th of 1197)

Based on 7,439 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 26%Average: 35.9% Great: 39%
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Pentium G2020 averaged 64.0% 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 73.4Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 138Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G2020 is just 13.4%. 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 144Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,439 samples)
Min Avg Max
51.1 1-Core 73.4 79.5
82.2 2-Core 138 158
50.2% 106 Pts
Min Avg Max
98.1 4-Core 141 158
105 8-Core 144 158
19.5% 143 Pts
Min Avg Max
98.4 64-Core 144 158
9.7% 144 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 79.9
2-Core 159
56% 120 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 159
22% 157 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 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 78.4
2-Core 154
55% 116 Pts
4-Core 155
8-Core 156
21% 156 Pts
64-Core 158
11% 158 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
2-Core 146
53% 111 Pts
4-Core 144
8-Core 150
20% 147 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 Pts
Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G2020 @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 154
54% 116 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 132
19% 135 Pts
64-Core 155
10% 155 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 76.6
2-Core 138
51% 107 Pts
4-Core 143
8-Core 143
20% 143 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 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 76.1
2-Core 121
48% 98.3 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 138
19% 138 Pts
64-Core 155
10% 155 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 63.2
2-Core 79.3
36% 71.2 Pts
4-Core 103
8-Core 107
14% 105 Pts
64-Core 113
8% 113 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,815,878 CPUs tested.

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Typical Pentium G2020 Builds (Compare 5,910 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S1 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average 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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