December 11, 2012

Intel Celeron 887 : 2MB L3 cache, 1.5GHz

The Intel Celeron 887 is dual-core processor designed primarily for entry-level laptop PCs. This dual-core processor is based on Second Generation Sandy Bridge architecture and uses 32 nanometer manufacturing technology. Some of special features of this dual-core processor include Intel HD Graphics, Thermal Monitoring, DDR3 Memory Controller, Enhanced Speedstep, Execute Disable Bit and much more. This Intel Celeron 887 dual-core processor has a clock speed of 1.5GHz. It does not support Hyper-Threading nor Turbo Boost technology.

Furthermore, this Intel Celeron 887 dual-core processor has a L3 cache of 2MB, L2 cache of 512kB and L1 cache of 128kB. This Celeron 887 is equipped with an integrated GPU dubbed Intel HD Graphics that runs at the clock rate of 350 to 1000 MHz. It has a Thermal Design Power (TDP) of 17 watts which makes this processor suited for laptop PCs with sizes ranging from 11.6 inches and above.

In addition, this Intel Celeron 887 dual-core processor has a PassMark score of 1489 which only means that it is more powerful than AMD E2-1800 which has a rating of 812; AMD E1-1200 with a rating of 725 and Intel Pentium 987 with a score of 1199. But this Intel Celeron 887 is less powerful compared to AMD A6-4400M with a rating of 1579; Intel Pentium B980 with a rating of 2301; AMD A8-4500M with a score of 2662; Intel Core i3-3110M with a rating of 2909; and Core i5-3317U with a PassMark score of 3127. For more comparison, visit this page.