Intel Pentium N4200: specs and benchmarks

Intel Pentium N4200

Summary

Intel started Intel Pentium N4200 sales 1 September 2016 at a recommended price of $161. This is Apollo Lake architecture notebook 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 2.50 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1296 processor with a TDP of 6 Watt. It supports DDR3L/LPDDR3 up to 1866 MT/s; LPDDR4 up to 2400 MT/s memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 4.30 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

General info

Of Pentium N4200 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
3.10
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Pentium
 
Achitecture codename
Apollo Lake
 
Release date
1 September 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$161
 
Price now
$196
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Pentium N4200's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Pentium N4200's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
4
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.5 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L2 cache
2 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Pentium N4200 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)
6 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Pentium N4200. 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 N4200 technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
-
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Boot
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
MPX
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
OS Guard
+
 
Anti-Theft
-
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Pentium N4200 are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
VT-i
-
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Pentium N4200.
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 N4200.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics 505 (200 - 750 MHz)
 
Max video memory
8 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
750 MHz
 
Execution Units
18
 
InTru 3D
-
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Pentium N4200's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
MIPI-DSI
+
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Pentium N4200's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
+
 
OpenGL
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Pentium N4200'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 N4200. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

4.30

3DMark06 CPU

2636

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

1653

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

5217

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

0.65

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

2.1

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

52

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

163

WinRAR 4.0

944

x264 encoding pass 1

60

x264 encoding pass 2

12

TrueCrypt AES

1.4

Geekbench 2

3954

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

1396

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

4595

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit single-core

1561

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit multi-core

4377

Passmark

2035

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Pentium N4200 is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium N4200 performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium N4200 from AMD is E-300, which is slower by 2% and lower by 10 positions in our rating.

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