ProductAtom x5-Z8550Core m3-7Y32
Brand Intel Intel
Street Price (Approx) ~ $27
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~ $281
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# CPU Cores 42
Frequency (GHz) 1.44 GHz1.1 GHz
Cache (MB) 24
TDP (Watts) 4.5 W
Product Segment MobileMobile
Status ReleasedReleased
Announced On 2016-01-012017-03-01
TechnicalsAtom x5-Z8550Core m3-7Y32
Dimensions (2D) 17x17 mm20x20 mm
Conflict Free? 11
# CPU Cores 42
Threads/Core 44
Frequency (GHz) 1.44 GHz1.1 GHz
Turbo Frequency (GHz) 3 GHz
Cache (MB) 24
Instructions Width (bits) 6464
Instructions Extensions SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Lithography Process (nm) 14 nm14 nm
TDP Up (W) 7
TDP (Watts) 4.5 W
TDP Down (W) 3.75
TDP Frequency (W) 0.6
Max RAM 8 GB16 GB
RAM Types LPDDR3 1600LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
# Memory Channels 22
Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec) 25.6GB/s29.8GB/s
Max CPU Temp. 90
Max CPU / Package 1
GPU Intel® HD Graphics 615
PCI-E Version 23
PCI-E Configurations 2x1, 1x2
PCI-E Max Lanes # 210
Compatible Sockets UTFCBGA1380FCBGA1515
Intel Turbo Boost Version 2
Intel V-Pro No
Intel Hyper-Thread Yes
Intel Virtualization (VTX) YesYes
Intel Directed I/O (VTD) Yes
Intel Ext. Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel TSX Sync. Extensions No
Intel 64 YesYes
Intel MyWiFi Yes
Idle States Yes
Enhanced Speedstep Yes
Thermal MonitoringTech. Yes
Flex Memory Yes
Intel ID Protect YesYes
Intel SIPP No
Smart Response Technology Yes
Intel AES New Instructions YesYes
Intel Secure Key Yes
Intel SGX Yes
Intel MPX Yes
Intel OS Guard Yes
Trusted Execution No
Execution Disable Yes


Intel Atom x5-Z8550 vs. Intel Core m3-7Y32 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better

Memory Bandwidth (GB/Sec), Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Geekbench 4 Multi / Price, Higher is better