Intel Pentium M 730: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium M 730

Summary

Intel started Intel Pentium M 730 sales on January 2005. This is Dothan architecture notebook 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 1600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is PPGA478, H-PBGA479 processor with a TDP of 27 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 1.60 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX.

General info

Of Pentium M 730 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
3.59
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Pentium M
 
Architecture codename
Dothan
 
Release date
January 2005
 
Price now
$16.36
 
of 15408 (Xeon W-2195)

Technical specs

Pentium M 730's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium M 730's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
1
 
Number of threads
1
 
Base frequency
1.6 GHz
 
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Maximum frequency
1.6 GHz
 
Bus support
533 MHz
 
L1 cache
32 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
2 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
90 nm
 
of 5 (Apple M1)
Die size
84 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
140 million
 
of 19200 (Ryzen 7 3700)
64 bit support
-
 
VID voltage range
1.26V-1.356V
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium M 730 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
PPGA478, H-PBGA479
 
Power consumption (TDP)
27 Watt
 

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium M 730. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
-
 
Hyper-Threading
-
 
Idle States
-
 
Demand Based Switching
-
 
PAE
32 Bit
 
FSB parity
-
 

Security technologies

Pentium M 730 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium M 730 are enumerated here.
VT-x
-
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Pentium M 730. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

1.60

3DMark06 CPU

663

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium M 730 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium M 730 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium M 730 from AMD is A8-3520M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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