Intel Pentium 2117U: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium 2117U

Summary

Intel started Pentium 2117U sales 1 October 2012 at a recommended price of $134. This is Ivy Bridge 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 1.80 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a FCBGA1023 processor with a TDP of 17 Watt. It supports DDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 5.15 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Pentium 2117U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
3.63
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Pentium
 
Achitecture codename
Ivy Bridge
 
Release date
1 October 2012
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$134
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)
Price now
$134
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Pentium 2117U's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium 2117U's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
1.8 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 768
L2 cache
512 KB
 
of 16384
L3 cache
2048 KB
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
of 7
Die size
118 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
1400 million
 
of 19200
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium 2117U 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
 
of 8
Socket
FCBGA1023
 
Power consumption (TDP)
17 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium 2117U. 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)
+
 
My WiFi
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
+
 
Demand Based Switching
-
 
FDI
+
 
Fast Memory Access
+
 

Security technologies

Pentium 2117U technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 
Anti-Theft
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium 2117U are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium 2117U.
Supported memory types
DDR3 / L / -RS 1333 / 1600
 
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Pentium 2117U.
Graphics max frequency
1 GHz
 
Quick Sync
-
 
Clear Video
-
 
Clear Video HD
-
 
InTru 3D
-
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium 2117U's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
SDVO
+
 
CRT
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Pentium 2117U's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium 2117U. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

5.15

3DMark06 CPU

1885

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

2365

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

4425

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

0.74

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1.4

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

58

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

120

WinRAR 4.0

990

TrueCrypt AES

0.1

Passmark

1654

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium 2117U is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium 2117U performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium 2117U from AMD is A6-7000, which is faster by 1% and higher by 7 positions in our rating.

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