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Intel Pentium 967 vs Intel Pentium B940 vs Intel Pentium 987

Intel Pentium 967

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The Intel Pentium 967 is an Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) dual core processor for entry-level laptops. It is based on the Sandy Bridge architecture but many of the features like Turbo Boost, Virtualization (VT-x, VT-d), HyperThreading, AES or Trusted Execution are deactivated. The Pentium 967 integrates a graphics card called Intel HD Graphics that is based on the HD Graphics 2000 and clocked from 350 - 1000 MHz.

The performance of the Pentium 967 should be faster than a similar clocked Arrandale Pentium CPU and therefore faster than a 1.3 GHz Pentium U5600.

The 17W TDP rating includes the integrated GPU and memory controller and therefore the 967 is suited for small subnotebooks.

Intel Pentium B940

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The Intel Pentium B940 is a dual core processor for entry-level laptops. It is based on the Sandy Bridge architecture but many of the features like Turbo Boost for the CPU part, HyperThreading, AES, Virtualization (VT-x and VT-d), Trusted Execution or Intel Quick Sync are deactivated. The Pentium B940 integrates a graphics card called Intel HD Graphics that is based on the HD Graphics 2000 clocked at 650 / 1100 (with Turbo Boost).

The performance of the Pentium B940 should be faster than a similar clocked Arrandale Pentium CPU like the Intel Pentium P6100 due to the architectural changes in the core. In our benchmarks, the B940 was even faster than an old P6200 with 2,1 GHz.

The 35W TDP rating includes the integrated GPU and memory controller.

Intel Pentium 987

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The Intel Pentium 987 is an Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) dual core processor for entry-level laptops. It is based on the Sandy Bridge architecture but many of the features like Turbo Boost, Virtualization (VT-x, VT-d), HyperThreading, AES or Trusted Execution are deactivated. The Pentium 987 integrates a graphics card called Intel HD Graphics that is based on the HD Graphics 2000 and clocked from 350 - 1000 MHz.

The performance of the Pentium 987 is a bit higher than a similar clocked Arrandale Pentium CPU and therefore significantly faster than a 1.3 GHz Pentium U5600.

The 17W TDP rating includes the integrated GPU and memory controller and therefore the 987 is suited for small subnotebooks.

ModelIntel Pentium 967Intel Pentium B940Intel Pentium 987
SeriesIntel PentiumIntel PentiumIntel Pentium
CodenameSandy BridgeSandy BridgeSandy Bridge
Series: Pentium Sandy Bridge
Intel Pentium B9802.4 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9702.3 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9602.2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9502.1 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9402 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9971.6 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9871.5 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9771.4 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 967 « 1.3 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9571.2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9802.4 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9702.3 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9602.2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9502.1 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B940 « 2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9971.6 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9871.5 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9771.4 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9671.3 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9571.2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9802.4 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9702.3 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9602.2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9502.1 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium B9402 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9971.6 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 987 « 1.5 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9771.4 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9671.3 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Intel Pentium 9571.2 GHz2 / 2 cores2 MB L3
Clock1300 MHz2000 MHz1500 MHz
L1 Cache128 KB128 KB128 KB
L2 Cache512 KB512 KB512 KB
L3 Cache2 MB2 MB2 MB
Cores / Threads2 / 22 / 22 / 2
TDP17 Watt35 Watt17 Watt
Technology32 nm32 nm32 nm
max. Temp.100 °C85 °C100 °C
SocketBGA1023rPGA988BBGA1023
FeaturesHD Graphics, DDR3 Memory Controller, Enhanced Speedstep, Thermal Monitoring, Execute Disable BitHD Graphics, DDR3 Memory ControllerHD Graphics, DDR3 Memory Controller, Enhanced Speedstep, Thermal Monitoring, Execute Disable Bit
iGPUIntel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge) (350 - 1000 MHz)Intel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge) (650 - 1100 MHz)Intel HD Graphics (Sandy Bridge) (350 - 1000 MHz)
Architecturex86x86x86
Announced
ManufacturerIntel Pentium 967Intel Pentium B940Intel Pentium 987
Transistors624 Million
Die Size149 mm2
$134 U.S.

Benchmarks

Cinebench R11.5 - Cinebench R11.5 CPU Multi 64 Bit
100%
967 +
1 Points (1%)
164%
B940 +
1.6 Points (2%)
119%
987 +
1.1 Points (2%)
Cinebench R11.5 - Cinebench R11.5 CPU Single 64 Bit
100%
1 987 +
0.6 Points (2%)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Single (32bit)
100%
1 967 +
1640 Points (13%)
159%
1 B940 +
min: 2597     avg: 2610     median: 2609.5 (21%)     max: 2622 Points
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Multi (32bit)
100%
1 967 +
3038 Points (3%)
167%
1 B940 +
min: 5047     avg: 5067     median: 5066.5 (6%)     max: 5086 Points
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Multi (64bit)
100%
967 +
3816 Points (3%)
163%
B940 +
6227 Points (4%)
117%
987 +
4467 Points (3%)
Cinebench R10 - Cinebench R10 Rend. Single (64bit)
100%
967 +
2116 Points (12%)
155%
B940 +
3278 Points (18%)
114%
987 +
2409 Points (13%)
wPrime 2.10 - wPrime 2.0 1024m *
100%
1 967 +
1872 s (22%)
105%
1 987 +
1548 s (18%)
wPrime 2.10 - wPrime 2.0 32m *
100%
1 967 +
58.6 s (12%)
102%
1 987 +
48 s (10%)
WinRAR - WinRAR 4.0
100%
1 987 +
1107 Points (6%)
TrueCrypt - TrueCrypt Serpent
100%
1 987 +
0 GB/s (0%)
TrueCrypt - TrueCrypt Twofish
100%
1 987 +
0.1 GB/s (0%)
TrueCrypt - TrueCrypt AES
100%
1 987 +
0.1 GB/s (0%)
3DMark 06 - CPU - 3DMark 06 - CPU
100%
967 +
1319 Points (3%)
154%
B940 +
min: 2031     avg: 2034     median: 2034 (4%)     max: 2037 Points
113%
987 +
1487 Points (3%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M *
100%
967 +
30.4 s (7%)
102%
B940 +
19.9 s (4%)
101%
987 +
26 s (6%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M *
100%
967 +
67.1 s (3%)
101%
B940 +
45.7 s (2%)
100%
987 +
58 s (2%)
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M - Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 32M *
100%
1 967 +
1534 s (7%)
101%
1 987 +
1332 s (6%)
SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS) - SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS)
100%
1 967 +
16130 MIPS (8%)
186%
1 B940 +
30000 MIPS (14%)
SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS) - SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS)
100%
1 967 +
9310 MFLOPS (7%)
149%
1 B940 +
13830 MFLOPS (11%)
Windows 7 Experience Index - Win7 CPU
100%
967 +
4.3 Points (55%)
136%
B940 +
min: 5.8     avg: 5.9     median: 5.9 (75%)     max: 5.9 Points
119%
987 +
5.1 Points (65%)
3DMark Vantage - 3DM Vant. Perf. CPU no Physx
100%
1 B940 +
5071 Points (5%)
70%
1 987 +
3553 Points (3%)

Average Benchmarks Intel Pentium 967 → 100% n=7

Average Benchmarks Intel Pentium B940 → 139% n=7

Average Benchmarks Intel Pentium 987 → 112% n=7

- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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