Pentium_G840_2.8GHz
Intel Pentium G840 2.8GHz

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Intel Pentium G840 2.8GHz
Performance Specification
CPU Speed
2.8 GHz
Physical Cores
2 cores
Threads
2 threads
CPU Codename
Sandy Bridge
TDP (Power)
65W
Lithography
32nm
Mobo Socket
LGA 1155/Socket H2
Main Link
Bit Width
64 Bit
Max Temp.
69°C
Memory Channels
2
Maximum memory
32GB
CPU Features
Notebook CPU
Unlocked Multiplier
L1 Cache
128KB
L2 Cache
512KB
L3 Cache
3KB
Approved
Rating & Price
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Unknown
Release price
$75
Pentium G840 2.8GHz Game Requirement Analysis
Pentium G840 2.8GHz is a budget processor based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.

It offers 2 Physical Cores (2 Logical), clocked at 2.8GHz and 3MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Virtualization is activated.

The processor integrates very weak Graphics called Intel HD Graphics Desktop (Bay Trail), with 6 Execution Units, initially clocked at 850MHz and that go up to 1100MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 65W.

It offers average performance. This means it will become a bottleneck in some demanding applications.
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Release period
22-May-2011