Intel Pentium J2900: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium J2900

Summary

Intel started Intel Pentium J2900 sales 1 November 2013 at a recommended price of $94. This is Bay Trail-D architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2660 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1170 processor with a TDP of 10 Watt. It supports DDR3L-1333 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 1.60 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

General info

Of Pentium J2900 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Pentium
 
Architecture codename
Bay Trail-D
 
Release date
1 November 2013
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$94
 

Technical specs

Pentium J2900's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium J2900's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.66 GHz
 
L1 cache
224 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
2 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium J2900 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
FCBGA1170
 
Power consumption (TDP)
10 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium J2900. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
PAE
36 Bit
 
FDI
-
 
RST
-
 

Security technologies

Pentium J2900 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
EDB
+
 
Anti-Theft
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium J2900 are enumerated here.
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium J2900.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333
 
of 2933 (Ryzen 5 2500X)
Maximum memory size
8 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 J2900.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail) (688 - 896 MHz)
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Graphics max frequency
896 MHz
 
InTru 3D
-
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium J2900's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
2
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Pentium J2900's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.2
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Pentium J2900's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
4
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)
USB revision
3.0 and 2.0
 
Total number of SATA ports
2
 
Number of USB ports
5
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium J2900. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

1.60

Passmark

1255

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium J2900 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium J2900 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium J2900 from AMD is Turion 64 MK-38, which is slower by 3% and lower by 15 positions in our rating.

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