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Intel Celeron J4115

Intel Celeron J4115

The Intel Celeron J4115 is a quad-core SoC primarily for inexpensive mini PCs and was announced late 2019. It runs at 1.8-2.5 GHz (Single Core Burst) and is based on the Gemini Lake platform (2019 refresh). Compared to the predecessor, the refresh offers a slightly higher Boost clock. Similar to the Apollo Lake predecessors, the chip is manufactured in a 14 nm process with FinFETs but offers slightly improved processor cores, double the amount of L2 cache, a smaller package, a new generation of monitor outputs (Gen 10) and a partly integrated WiFi chip. Besides four CPU cores, the chip also includes a DirectX 12 capable GPU as well as a DDR4/LPDDR4 memory controller (dual-channel, up to 2400 MHz). The processor is not replaceable as it is directly soldered to the mainboard.

Architecture

The processor architecture ist still called Goldmont Plus. Compared to the older Goldmont cores in Apollo Lake, they feature an increased level 2 cache (to 4 MB). That means the per-clock-performance should be a bit better, but not near the Core CPUs like Kaby Lake Y.

Performance

The CPU performance of the Celeron J4115 is in our tests slightly higher than the older N4100 thanks to the higher base speed, higher TDP and (usually) better cooling in mini PCs compared to small laptops. The performance is positioned in the lower entry level of processors of 2020. Still for basic tasks like office suits, browsing with moderate multitasking the processor performance should be fine.

GPU Performance

The UHD Graphics 600 (Gemini Lake) is based on Intel's Gen9 architecture, which supports DirectX 12 and is also used for the Kaby Lake / Skylake / Apollo Lake graphics adapters (like HD Graphics 520). Equipped with 12 EUs and a clock of up to 750 MHz, the performance should be roughly on par with the older HD Graphics 500 (Apollo Lake).

The chip also includes an advanced video engine with hardware support for the playback of VP9 and H.265 material (8-bit color-depth).

Power Consumption

Similar to the predecessor, Intel specifies the TDP with 10 Watts (versus 6 Watt for the mobile N4120 e.g.). The chip can therefore be cooled passively in theory, but SKUs with fans are possible as well.

SeriesIntel Gemini Lake
CodenameGemini Lake Refresh
Series: Gemini Lake Gemini Lake Refresh
Intel Celeron J4125 compare2000 - 2700 MHz4 / 4
» Intel Celeron J41151800 - 2500 MHz4 / 4
Clock Rate1800 - 2500 MHz
Level 2 Cache4 MB
Number of Cores / Threads4 / 4
Power Consumption (TDP = Thermal Design Power)10 Watt
Manufacturing Technology14 nm
Max. Temperature105 °C
SocketFCBGA1090
FeaturesIntel UHD Graphics 605 (18 EUs, 200 - 700 MHz), Quick Sync, AES-NI, max. 8 GB Dual-Channel DDR4/LPDDR4-2400
GPUIntel UHD Graphics 600 (250 - 750 MHz)
64 Bit64 Bit support
Announcement Date11/04/2019

Benchmarks

Performance Rating - CB R15 + R20 + 7-Zip + X265 + Blender + 3DM11 CPU
23.2 pt (26%)
Cinebench R20 - Cinebench R20 CPU (Single Core)
min: 156     avg: 157     median: 156.5 (26%)     max: 157 Points
Cinebench R20 - Cinebench R20 CPU (Multi Core)
min: 503     avg: 547     median: 546.5 (5%)     max: 590 Points
Cinebench R15 - Cinebench R15 CPU Single 64 Bit
min: 70.1     avg: 70.6     median: 70.6 (31%)     max: 71.1 Points
7-Zip 18.03 - 7-Zip 18.03 Multli Thread 4 runs
min: 7129     avg: 7614     median: 7613.5 (8%)     max: 8098 MIPS
7-Zip 18.03 - 7-Zip 18.03 Single Thread 4 runs
min: 2184     avg: 2200     median: 2199.5 (14%)     max: 2215 MIPS
HWBOT x265 Benchmark v2.2 - HWBOT x265 4k Preset
min: 1.34     avg: 1.4     median: 1.4 (5%)     max: 1.49 fps
Blender 2.79 - Blender 2.79 BMW27 CPU *
min: 2380     avg: 2515     median: 2515 (18%)     max: 2650 Seconds
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Extreme Physics
min: 26282     avg: 28448     median: 28448 (34%)     max: 30614 Points
Geekbench 5.1 / 5.2 - Geekbench 5.1 / 5.2 64 Bit Multi-Core
min: 1410     avg: 1421     median: 1420.5 (11%)     max: 1431 points
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Kraken 1.1 Total Score *
min: 2457     avg: 2482     median: 2482 (4%)     max: 2507 ms
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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Other CPUs of the series Gemini Lake

» Intel Celeron J4105
   4x 1.5 GHz - 2.5 GHz
» Intel Pentium Silver N5030
   4x 2 GHz - 3.1 GHz
» Intel Celeron J4125
   4x 2 GHz - 2.7 GHz
» Intel Pentium Silver N5000
   4x 1.1 GHz - 2.7 GHz
» Intel Celeron J4005
   2x 2 GHz - 2.7 GHz
» Intel Celeron N4120
   4x 1.1 GHz - 2.6 GHz
» Intel Celeron J4115
   4x 1.8 GHz - 2.5 GHz
» Intel Celeron N4100
   4x 1.1 GHz - 2.4 GHz
» Intel Celeron N4020
   2x 1.1 GHz - 2.8 GHz
» Intel Celeron N4000
   2x 1.1 GHz - 2.6 GHz

Surrounding CPUs

+ Intel Core i3-4102E
   2x 1.6 GHz
+ Intel Core i3-4030Y
   2x 1.6 GHz
+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 (8998)
   8x 2.45 GHz
+ AMD A8-3550MX
   4x 2 GHz - 2.7 GHz
+ Intel Core 2 Duo P8800
   2x 2.66 GHz
» Intel Celeron J4115
   4x 1.8 GHz - 2.5 GHz
- Intel Celeron N4100
   4x 1.1 GHz - 2.4 GHz
- Intel Core 2 Duo T9300
   2x 2.5 GHz
- AMD Phenom II X2 N660
   2x 3 GHz
- Intel Celeron 1020M
   2x 2.1 GHz
- Intel Core i3-350M
   2x 2.26 GHz
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Klaus Hinum (Update: 2020-07-21)