VIA C7-M C7-M-1600: specs and benchmarks

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Games supported 70%
VIA C7-M C7-M-1600
VIA C7-M C7-M-1600
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Year of release no data
Performance 2.15


This is an Esther architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 1 core and 1 thread, and is based on 90 manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 1600 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is processor with a TDP of 12 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 9654.

AMD EPYC 9654 EPYC 9654

General info

VIA C7-M C7-M-1600 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating1769
Market segmentLaptop
Architecture codenameEsther
Release dateno data
Current price$350 of 25332 (Xeon Platinum 8276L)

Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores1 (Single-Core)
Boost clock speed1.6 GHzof 6 (Core i9-13900KS)
Bus support400 MHz
Chip lithography90 nmof 4 (Ryzen 9 7940HS)
64 bit support-
Windows 11 compatibility-


Information on VIA C7-M C7-M-1600 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Thermal design power (TDP)12 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of VIA C7-M C7-M-1600. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

VIA C7-M C7-M-1600 2.15

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Relative perfomance

Overall VIA C7-M C7-M-1600 performance compared to nearest competitors among notebook CPUs.

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