LGA 1155/Socket H2
Rating & Price
Pentium G840 2.8GHz Game Requirement AnalysisPentium 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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