Intel Celeron B720 specifications
|Type||CPU / Microprocessor|
|Family||Intel Mobile Celeron Dual-Core|
|Model number ? ||B720|
|CPU part number|
- FF8062701084101 is an OEM/tray microprocessor
|Frequency ? ||1700 MHz|
|Bus speed ? ||5 GT/s DMI|
|Clock multiplier ? ||17|
|Package||988-pin micro-FCPGA10 (rPGA988B)|
|Socket||Socket G2 / rPGA988B|
|Size||1.48" x 1.48" / 3.75cm x 3.75cm|
|Introduction date||January, 2012|
|End-of-Life date||Last order date for tray processors is October 25, 2013|
Last shipment date for tray processors is April 4, 2014
|Price at introduction||$70|
|Architecture / Microarchitecture|
|Processor core ? ||Sandy Bridge|
|Core stepping ? ||Q0 (SR0EA)|
|Manufacturing process||0.032 micron High-K metal gate process|
|Data width||64 bit|
|The number of cores||1|
|The number of threads||1|
|Floating Point Unit||Integrated|
|Level 1 cache size ? ||32 KB instruction cache|
32 KB data cache
|Level 2 cache size ? ||256 KB|
|Level 3 cache size||2 MB|
|Physical memory||16 GB|
- MMX instructions
- SSE / Streaming SIMD Extensions
- SSE2 / Streaming SIMD Extensions 2
- SSE3 / Streaming SIMD Extensions 3
- SSSE3 / Supplemental Streaming SIMD Extensions 3
- SSE4 / SSE4.1 + SSE4.2 / Streaming SIMD Extensions 4 ?
- EM64T / Extended Memory 64 technology / Intel 64 ?
- NX / XD / Execute disable bit ?
- VT-x / Virtualization technology ?
|Low power features||Enhanced SpeedStep technology ? |
|Integrated peripherals / components|
- GPU Type: HD (Sandy Bridge)
Base frequency (MHz): 650
Maximum frequency (MHz): 1000
The number of supported displays: 2
- The number of controllers: 1
Memory channels: 2
Supported memory: DDR3-1066, DDR3-1333
Maximum memory bandwidth (GB/s): 21.3
- Direct Media Interface 2.0
- PCI Express 2.0 interface
|Electrical / Thermal parameters|
|Maximum operating temperature ? ||100°C|
|Thermal Design Power ? ||35 Watt|
|Notes on Intel Celeron B720|
- The CPU is compatible with Shader Model 4.1, along with DirectX 10.1 and OpenGL 3.1 APIs. OpenCL API is not supported.
Detailed side-by-side comparison
Historical price chart
The chart below shows official prices of Intel Mobile Celeron B710, B720 and B730 processors:
Q: Can I upgrade my Intel B720 processor?
A: Probably yes. CPU compatibility is determined by your motherboard. Please see CPU-Upgrade.com resource for CPU support list for your board.
Celeron B720 Overclocking
Sorry, overclocking information is not available at this time.
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