Intel Celeron N3450: specs and benchmarks

Intel Celeron N3450

Summary

Intel started Intel Celeron N3450 sales 1 September 2016 at a recommended price of $107. This is Apollo Lake architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.20 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1296 processor with a TDP of 6 Watt. It supports DDR3L/LPDDR3 up to 1866 MT/s; LPDDR4 up to 2400 MT/s memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 3.86 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of Celeron N3450 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
3.33
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Celeron
 
Achitecture codename
Apollo Lake
 
Release date
1 September 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$107
 
Price now
$166
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Celeron N3450's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Celeron N3450's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.2 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L2 cache
2 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Celeron N3450 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
FCBGA1296
 
Power consumption (TDP)
6 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Celeron N3450. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Smart Response
-
 
GPIO
+
 
Smart Connect
-
 
HD Audio
+
 
RST
-
 

Security technologies

Celeron N3450 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Boot
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
MPX
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
OS Guard
+
 
Anti-Theft
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Celeron N3450 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
VT-i
-
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Celeron N3450.
Supported memory types
DDR3L / LPDDR3 up to 1866 MT / s; LPDDR4 up to 2400 MT / s
 
Maximum memory size
8 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Celeron N3450.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics 500 (200 - 700 MHz)
 
Max video memory
8 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
700 MHz
 
Execution Units
12
 
InTru 3D
-
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Celeron N3450's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
MIPI-DSI
+
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Celeron N3450's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
+
 
OpenGL
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Celeron N3450's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
6
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)
USB revision
2.0 / 3.0
 
Total number of SATA ports
2
 
Max number of SATA 6 Gb/s Ports
2
 
Number of USB ports
8
 
Integrated LAN
-
 
UART
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Celeron N3450. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

3.86

3DMark06 CPU

2576

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

1415

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

3959

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

0.53

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.9

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

45

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

143

WinRAR 4.0

1020

x264 encoding pass 1

58

x264 encoding pass 2

12

TrueCrypt AES

1.2

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

1202

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

3958

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit single-core

1422

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit multi-core

3953

Passmark

1849

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Celeron N3450 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Celeron N3450 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Celeron N3450 from AMD is Phenom II X3 N870, which is faster by 1% and higher by 8 positions in our rating.

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