Intel Pentium 4 2.40: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium 4 2.40


Intel started Intel Pentium 4 2.40 sales on March 2004. This is Prescott architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 1 core and 1 thread, and is based on 90 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2400 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel Socket 478 processor with a TDP of 110 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 Pentium 4 2.40 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
Architecture codename
Release date
March 2004

Technical specs

Pentium 4 2.40's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium 4 2.40's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
Number of threads
Maximum frequency
2.4 GHz
L1 cache
16 KB
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
1 MB
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
90 nm
Die size
109 mm2
Transistor count
125 million
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)


Information on Pentium 4 2.40 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)
110 Watt
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium 4 2.40.
Supported memory types
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium 4 2.40. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance




Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium 4 2.40 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium 4 2.40 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium 4 2.40 from AMD is Athlon 64 2000+, which is faster by 16% and higher by 10 positions in our rating.

User rating

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