Average Bench: 31.4% (511th of 953)

Based on 5,012 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306A9, 00000000000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3317U CPU @ 1.70GHz

The Intel i5-3317U is a dual core, four thread, 3rd generation Ivy Bridge netbook and laptop processor. It launched in Q2 2012, and has since been succeeded by the i5-4200U which is a 4th generation Haswell (2013) processor. Comparing the 4200U and 3317U shows that, for 20% more money, the i5-4200U has a 10% faster effective speed and a 12% lower TDP. This is due to the newer and improved Haswell architecture. The TDP of 17 Watts should yield over 5 hours of battery life for average use. Like most mobile processors, the effective speed of 51.1 is poor, however, it's okay for handling the majority of day to day processing activities. The i5-3317U also has onboard HD Graphics 4000 which is sufficient for typical desktop use. [Nov '14 CPUPro]

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Poor: 11%Average: 31.4% Great: 38%
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i5-3317U averaged 68.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Single Core Floating Point Speed 57.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 56.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3317U is 26.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-3317U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 145Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 147Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,012 samples)
Min Avg Max
18.9 SC Int 55.6 69.7
20.3 SC Float 57.3 71.2
19.5 SC Mixed 56.5 70.6
45.2% 56.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
48 QC Int 136 167
51.2 QC Float 139 168
49.9 QC Mixed 141 171
31.5% 139 Pts
Min Avg Max
51.4 MC Int 144 168
51.6 MC Float 145 169
52.9 MC Mixed 147 172
21.8% 145 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 35
SC Float 42.2
SC Mixed 34.4
30% 37.2 Pts
QC Int 164
QC Float 164
QC Mixed 172
38% 167 Pts
MC Int 165
MC Float 168
MC Mixed 167
25% 167 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 1.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 46.3
SC Float 45.8
SC Mixed 45
36% 45.7 Pts
QC Int 107
QC Float 107
QC Mixed 98.8
24% 104 Pts
MC Int 108
MC Float 88.2
MC Mixed 117
16% 104 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 1.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 32.6
SC Float 27.1
SC Mixed 29.6
24% 29.8 Pts
QC Int 63.1
QC Float 101
QC Mixed 81.7
18% 81.9 Pts
MC Int 89.2
MC Float 70.3
MC Mixed 57.8
11% 72.4 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 21.3
SC Float 21.9
SC Mixed 21.6
17% 21.6 Pts
QC Int 50.4
QC Float 50.8
QC Mixed 51
12% 50.7 Pts
MC Int 52.5
MC Float 53.4
MC Mixed 54.2
8% 53.4 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,254,866 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-3317U Builds (Compare 153 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard

System: Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $225

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-3317U Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.60 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi5-3317U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$225.00
Clock Speed1.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.6 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP17 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes1

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechYes

Package

Package Size31.0mm x 24.0mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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