Intel Pentium G630 vs Celeron G1620T

Intel Pentium G630
Intel Celeron G1620T

General info

Comparing Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
7.76
 
16.51
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Achitecture codename
Sandy Bridge
 
Ivy Bridge
Release date
September 2011
 
September 2013
Launch price (MSRP)
$100
 
$42
Price now
$90
 
$42

Technical specs

Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their test results.
Number of cores
2
 
2
Number of threads
2
 
2
Maximum frequency
2.7 GHz
 
2.4 GHz
L1 cache
64 KB (per core)
 
64 KB (per core)
L2 cache
256 KB (per core)
 
256 KB (per core)
L3 cache
3 MB (shared)
 
2 MB (shared)
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
22 nm
Die size
131 mm2
 
94 mm2
Maximum core temperature
69 °C
 
n/d
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
n/d
 
65 °C
Transistor count
504 million
 
n/d
64 bit support
+
 
+

Compatibility

Information on Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T 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
 
1
Socket
FCLGA1155
 
FCLGA1155
Power consumption (TDP)
65 Watt
 
35 Watt

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
 
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
AES-NI
+
 
-
AVX
+
 
+
vPro
-
 
-
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
+
My WiFi
n/d
 
-
Turbo Boost
-
 
-
Hyper-Threading
-
 
-
Idle States
+
 
+
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
+
Flex Memory Access
+
 
n/d
FDI
+
 
n/d
Fast Memory Access
+
 
n/d

Security technologies

Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
-
EDB
+
 
+
Secure Key
n/d
 
-
Anti-Theft
n/d
 
-

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
-
VT-x
+
 
+
EPT
+
 
+

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T.
Supported memory types
DDR3-1066
 
DDR3-1333
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
32 GB
Max memory channels
2
 
2
Maximum memory bandwidth
17 GB / s
 
21 GB / s
ECC memory support
-
 
+

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPUs integrated into Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD (Sandy Bridge)
 
Intel HD
Graphics max frequency
1.1 GHz
 
1.05 GHz
Clear Video HD
-
 
-
InTru 3D
-
 
-

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T integrated GPUs.
Number of displays supported
2
 
3

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of peripherals supported by Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
2.0

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Pentium G630 7.45 +0.7%
Celeron G1620T 7.40

Passmark

Pentium G630 2371 +0.8%
Celeron G1620T 2353

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
1.9 Mh/s
 
n/d

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Pentium G630 and Celeron G1620T are for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Advantages of Intel Pentium G630

0.7% faster in synthetic tests
AES-NI (Advanced Encryption Standard New Instructions - additional instructions for hardware acceleration of AES encryption and decryption)
AES-NI save

Advantages of Intel Celeron G1620T

Cheaper ($42 vs $100)
Finer manufacturing process technology (22 vs 32 nm)
Less power hungry (35 vs 65 watts)
ECCMemory

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