Intel Celeron 2.80: specs and benchmarks

Intel Celeron 2.80


Intel started Intel Celeron 2.80 sales on November 2003. This is Northwood architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 1 core and 1 thread, and is based on 130 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2800 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel Socket 478 processor with a TDP of 73 Watt. It supports DDR1, DDR2 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 0.25 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Celeron 2.80 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Architecture codename
Release date
November 2003

Technical specs

Celeron 2.80's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Celeron 2.80's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
2.8 GHz
L1 cache
8 KB
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
128 KB
of 8192 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
130 nm
Die size
146 mm2
Transistor count
55 million
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)


Information on Celeron 2.80 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
Power consumption (TDP)
73 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Celeron 2.80.
Supported memory types
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Celeron 2.80. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Celeron 2.80 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Celeron 2.80 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Celeron 2.80 from AMD is Athlon 64 2000+, which is faster by 16% and higher by 11 positions in our rating.

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