Average Bench: 21.1% (903rd of 1206)

Based on 2,690 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU 2117U @ 1.80GHz
Poor: 11%Average: 21.1% Great: 24%
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

Very poor average bench

The Intel Pentium 2117U averaged 78.9% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 43Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 80.4Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium 2117U is just 12.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium 2117U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 85.5Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 85.5Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,690 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.2 1-Core 43 49.2
39.7 2-Core 80.4 97.7
29.4% 61.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
45.6 4-Core 83.3 97.9
47.7 8-Core 85.5 97.9
11.5% 84.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
44.8 64-Core 85.5 97.6
5.7% 85.5 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz
1-Core 49.3
2-Core 96.5
34% 72.9 Pts
4-Core 96.8
8-Core 98.1
13% 97.4 Pts
64-Core 91.1
6% 91.1 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 49.1
2-Core 94.5
34% 71.8 Pts
4-Core 95.9
8-Core 89
13% 92.4 Pts
64-Core 93.7
6% 93.7 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 48.5
2-Core 94.7
34% 71.6 Pts
4-Core 95.1
8-Core 89.1
13% 92.1 Pts
64-Core 69.5
5% 69.5 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 47.6
2-Core 95.5
34% 71.6 Pts
4-Core 92.9
8-Core 94.6
13% 93.8 Pts
64-Core 81.7
6% 81.7 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz
1-Core 45.2
2-Core 91
32% 68.1 Pts
4-Core 97.8
8-Core 88.1
13% 92.9 Pts
64-Core 96.5
6% 96.5 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 48.6
2-Core 86.1
32% 67.3 Pts
4-Core 87
8-Core 97.1
12% 92.1 Pts
64-Core 91.4
6% 91.4 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 42.4
2-Core 48.8
24% 45.6 Pts
4-Core 92
8-Core 97.5
13% 94.8 Pts
64-Core 81.2
5% 81.2 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
1-Core 39
2-Core 61.5
25% 50.2 Pts
4-Core 59.8
8-Core 82
9% 70.9 Pts
64-Core 58.2
4% 58.2 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,793,734 CPUs tested.

Typical Pentium 2117U Builds (Compare 2,521 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $75

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor 2117U (2M Cache, 1.80 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'12
Processor Number2117U
# of Cores2
# of Threads2
Cache2 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.x
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$134.00
Clock Speed1.8 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP17 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoNo
InTru 3D TechNo
Clear Video HD TechNo
Intel InsiderNo
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDNo

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes1

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
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechNo
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechNo

Package

Package Size31mm x 24mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechNo

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