Average Bench: 47.9% (847th of 1355)

Based on 1,844 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, 1F8BFBFF000206A7 Model: Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU G550 @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 34%Average: 47.9% Great: 54%
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The Intel Celeron G550 averaged 52.1% 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. Memory Latency 75.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 62Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Celeron G550 is 20.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Celeron G550 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 121Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 120Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,844 samples)
Min Avg Max
50.7 Memory 75.9 87.2
35.8 1-Core 62 68.7
61.9 2-Core 116 137
53.5% 84.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
69.9 4-Core 118 137
75.4 8-Core 120 137
16.2% 119 Pts
Min Avg Max
74 64-Core 121 137
8.1% 121 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU G550 @ 2.60GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 87.9
1-Core 70.1
2-Core 125
60% 94.4 Pts
4-Core 137
8-Core 139
19% 138 Pts
64-Core 139
9% 139 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.5
1-Core 69.1
2-Core 126
60% 93.5 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 130
19% 136 Pts
64-Core 136
9% 136 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 83.6
1-Core 70.2
2-Core 140
61% 97.8 Pts
4-Core 140
8-Core 138
19% 139 Pts
64-Core 139
9% 139 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.3
1-Core 66.2
2-Core 137
59% 95.2 Pts
4-Core 136
8-Core 138
19% 137 Pts
64-Core 133
9% 133 Pts
SOCKET 1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 81.3
1-Core 69.9
2-Core 131
59% 94.1 Pts
4-Core 135
8-Core 132
18% 133 Pts
64-Core 129
9% 129 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 62.7
2-Core 90
52% 77.7 Pts
4-Core 90.5
8-Core 107
13% 98.8 Pts
64-Core 97
6% 97 Pts
Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU G550 @ 2.60GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.6
1-Core 68.6
2-Core 128
53% 87.1 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 139
18% 134 Pts
64-Core 135
9% 135 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 52,786,160 CPUs tested.

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Typical Celeron G550 Builds (Compare 5,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S1 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $304

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Celeron® Processor G550 (2M Cache, 2.60 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor NumberG550
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache2 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended Price$42.00
Clock Speed2.6 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 GHz
Quick Sync VideoNo
InTru 3D TechNo
Clear Video HD TechNo
Intel InsiderNo
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth17 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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