Intel Celeron 2980U: specs and benchmarks

Intel Celeron 2980U

Summary

Intel started Intel Celeron 2980U sales 1 October 2013. This is Haswell architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1.60 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1168 processor with a TDP of 15 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600, LPDDR3-1333, LPDDR3-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.36 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Celeron 2980U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Celeron
 
Achitecture codename
Haswell
 
Release date
1 October 2013
 

Technical specs

Celeron 2980U's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Celeron 2980U's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
1.6 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
512 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
2 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Die size
118 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
72 °C
 
of 105 (Core i7-5557U)
Transistor count
1,400 million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Celeron 2980U compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
FCBGA1168
 
Power consumption (TDP)
15 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Celeron 2980U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Smart Response
-
 
GPIO
+
 
Smart Connect
+
 
FDI
-
 
AMT
9.5
 
Matrix Storage
-
 
HD Audio
+
 
RST
+
 

Security technologies

Celeron 2980U technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
OS Guard
-
 
Anti-Theft
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Celeron 2980U are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Celeron 2980U.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600, LPDDR3-1333, LPDDR3-1600
 
Maximum memory size
16 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Celeron 2980U.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics (Haswell) (200 - 1000 MHz)
 
Clear Video
+
 
Graphics max frequency
1 GHz
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Celeron 2980U's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Celeron 2980U's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
12
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)
PCI support
-
 
USB revision
3.0
 
Total number of SATA ports
4
 
Max number of SATA 6 Gb/s Ports
2
 
Integrated IDE
-
 
Number of USB ports
4
 
Integrated LAN
-
 
UART
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Celeron 2980U. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.36

Passmark

1593

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Celeron 2980U is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Celeron 2980U performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Celeron 2980U from AMD is Turion 64 ML-44, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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