Average Bench: 37.1% (1058th of 1316)

Based on 1,828 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00030673 Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU N3520 @ 2.16GHz
Poor: 27%Average: 37.1% Great: 42%
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Poor average bench

The Intel Pentium N3520 averaged 62.9% 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 57.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 27.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium N3520 is just 14.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium N3520 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 104Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 103Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,828 samples)
Min Avg Max
39.9 Memory 57.1 65.5
18.7 1-Core 27.2 29.1
37.9 2-Core 54.4 58.3
31.8% 46.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
59.6 4-Core 100 116
71.8 8-Core 103 116
13.8% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
67.8 64-Core 104 116
7% 104 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.4
1-Core 28.7
2-Core 56.7
34% 49.6 Pts
4-Core 113
8-Core 115
16% 114 Pts
64-Core 113
8% 113 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz
Memory 62.6
1-Core 29.1
2-Core 58.5
35% 50.1 Pts
4-Core 117
8-Core 116
16% 117 Pts
64-Core 117
8% 117 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.3
1-Core 27.8
2-Core 55.2
36% 50.1 Pts
4-Core 81.7
8-Core 88.1
11% 84.9 Pts
64-Core 93.7
6% 93.7 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.4
1-Core 28.5
2-Core 58
31% 46.3 Pts
4-Core 114
8-Core 116
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 114
8% 114 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 47.4
1-Core 28.8
2-Core 58.2
29% 44.8 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 114
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 114
8% 114 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 46.9
1-Core 29
2-Core 58.2
29% 44.7 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 115
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 113
8% 113 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 43.6
1-Core 28.5
2-Core 57.3
28% 43.1 Pts
4-Core 115
8-Core 115
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 111
8% 111 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 47.2
1-Core 28
2-Core 50.5
28% 41.9 Pts
4-Core 66.9
8-Core 106
11% 86.2 Pts
64-Core 92.6
6% 92.6 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,498,449 CPUs tested.

Typical Pentium N3520 Builds (Compare 308 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Acer E1-510

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $29

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Processor N3520 (2M Cache, up to 2.42 GHz)
Code NameBay Trail
Launch DateQ4'13
Processor NumberN3520
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Burst Frequency2.42 GHz
Cache2 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
VID Voltage Range0.40V – 1.14V
Recommended Price$161.00
Clock Speed2.166 GHz
Max TDP7.5 W
Scenario Design Power4.5 W
Expected DiscontinuanceFeburary 3, 2014

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency313 MHz
Graphics Burst Frequency854 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency854 MHz
Quick Sync VideoNo
InTru 3D TechNo
Clear Video HD TechNo
Intel InsiderNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3L 1333
Memory Channels2

I/O

USB Revision3.0 and 2.0
# of USB Ports5
Total # of SATA Ports2

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes4

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechNo
Rapid Storage TechNo
Smart Connect TechYes

Package

Package Size25mm x 27mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1170

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Anti-Theft TechNo

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

12 months ago.

Never think this processor underrated. Even after 7 years of usage, it can still run basic activities very smoothly and can run many demanding games at their lowest settings. I did completed Crysis 3 on this.


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