Average Bench: 50% (718th of 1242)

Based on 1,735 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000206A7 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU G640 @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 39%Average: 50% Great: 55%
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Pentium G640 averaged 49.9% 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 78.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 67.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium G640 is just 16.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium G640 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 133Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 132Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,735 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.6 Memory 78.3 86.4
45.2 1-Core 67.2 73.7
67.5 2-Core 127 147
56.8% 90.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
82.5 4-Core 129 147
93.7 8-Core 132 147
17.8% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
95.1 64-Core 133 147
8.9% 133 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Memory 84.2
1-Core 72.5
2-Core 141
62% 99.4 Pts
4-Core 147
8-Core 145
20% 146 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.5
1-Core 73.2
2-Core 138
62% 98.6 Pts
4-Core 144
8-Core 141
20% 143 Pts
64-Core 146
10% 146 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 83
1-Core 73
2-Core 141
61% 99.1 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 139
19% 140 Pts
64-Core 141
10% 141 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 80
1-Core 70.1
2-Core 135
59% 94.9 Pts
4-Core 134
8-Core 136
18% 135 Pts
64-Core 130
9% 130 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.7
1-Core 67.5
2-Core 96.8
52% 79.3 Pts
4-Core 88.3
8-Core 93.7
12% 91 Pts
64-Core 116
8% 116 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

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Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 44%
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Workstation
Workstation 15%
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Motherboard: ECS H61H2-CM

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $62

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor G640 (3M Cache, 2.80 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor NumberG640
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended Price$64.00
Clock Speed2.8 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
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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