Intel Pentium J4205: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium J4205

Summary

Intel started Intel Pentium J4205 sales 30 August 2016 at a recommended price of $161. This is Goldmont architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 4 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.60 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1296 processor with a TDP of 10 Watt. It supports DDR3L/LPDDR3 up to 1866 MT/s; LPDDR4 up to 2400 MT/s memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 4.79 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Pentium J4205 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Desktop
 
Series
Intel Pentium
 
Achitecture codename
Goldmont
 
Release date
30 August 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$161
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)

Technical specs

Pentium J4205's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium J4205's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.6 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L2 cache
2 MB
 
of 32 (EPYC 7702)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium J4205 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
FCBGA1296
 
Power consumption (TDP)
10 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium J4205. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Smart Response
-
 
GPIO
+
 
Smart Connect
-
 
HD Audio
+
 
RST
-
 

Security technologies

Pentium J4205 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Boot
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
OS Guard
-
 
Anti-Theft
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium J4205 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium J4205.
Supported memory types
DDR3L / LPDDR3 up to 1866 MT / s; LPDDR4 up to 2400 MT / s
 
Maximum memory size
8 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Pentium J4205.
Max video memory
8 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
800 MHz
 
Execution Units
18
 
InTru 3D
-
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium J4205's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
MIPI-DSI
+
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Pentium J4205's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
+
 
OpenGL
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Pentium J4205's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
6
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)
USB revision
2.0 / 3.0
 
Total number of SATA ports
2
 
Max number of SATA 6 Gb/s Ports
2
 
Number of USB ports
8
 
Integrated LAN
-
 
UART
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium J4205. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

4.79

Passmark

2270

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium J4205 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium J4205 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium J4205 from AMD is Athlon II X3 420e, which is faster by 1% and higher by 4 positions in our rating.

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