Intel Pentium 967: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium 967

Summary

Intel started Intel Pentium 967 sales 2 October 2011 at a recommended price of $134. This is Sandy Bridge architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1300 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is Intel BGA1023 processor with a TDP of 17 Watt. It supports DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 0.72 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Pentium 967 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Pentium
 
Architecture codename
Sandy Bridge
 
Release date
2 October 2011
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$134
 

Technical specs

Pentium 967's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium 967's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
2
 
Maximum frequency
1.3 GHz
 
L1 cache
64K (per core)
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
256K (per core)
 
of 8192 (Opteron 3380)
L3 cache
2 MB (shared)
 
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
Die size
131 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
504 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium 967 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
Intel BGA1023
 
Power consumption (TDP)
17 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium 967. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
 
FMA
+
 
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 967 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 967 are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
-
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium 967.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333
 
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)
Maximum memory size
16 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
21.3 GB/s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Pentium 967.
Integrated graphics
Intel® HD Graphics for 2nd Generation Intel® Processors
 
Clear Video HD
-
 
Graphics max frequency
1 GHz
 
InTru 3D
-
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium 967's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
2
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
SDVO
+
 
CRT
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Pentium 967's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium 967. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.72

3DMark06 CPU

1319

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

1640

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

3038

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

1

Passmark

587

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium 967 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium 967 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium 967 from AMD is Athlon II M340, which is slower by 3% and lower by 8 positions in our rating.

User rating

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