Intel Pentium 4 560: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium 4 560

Summary

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 3600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 88 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 2.62 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7763.

General info

Of Pentium 4 560 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

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Value for money (0-100)
1.64
 
Market segment
Desktop processor
 
Series
Pentium 4
 
Architecture codename
Prescott
 
Launch date
no data
 
Price now
$78
 

Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores
1 (Single-Core)
 
Threads
1
 
Boost clock speed
3.6 GHz
 
Bus support
800 MHz
 
Chip lithography
90 nm
 
of 5 (Apple M1)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium 4 560 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Thermal design power (TDP)
88 Watt
 

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Pentium 4 560. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

2.62

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium 4 560 is for a gaming PC, compared with system requirements of some popular titles. Remember that sometimes official hardware requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

This processor matches 86% minimum and 78% recommended requirements of all games known to us.

Minimum
86%
Recommended
78%
Minimum
86%
Recommended
78%

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium 4 560 from AMD is A8-3870K, which is faster by 2% and higher by 15 positions in our rating.

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