Average Bench: 36.6% (469th of 985)

Based on 21,188 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00040651, , 0000000000040651, 0FABFBFF00040651, 1FABFBFF00040651 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4210U CPU @ 1.70GHz
Poor: 22%Average: 36.6% Great: 42%
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i5-4210U averaged 63.4% 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

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 66.1Pts
Single Core Floating Point Speed 66.7Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4210U is 20.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4210U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 173Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 170Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 21,188 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.2 SC Int 65.3 78.6
25.4 SC Float 66.7 79.5
24 SC Mixed 66.1 79.4
52.8% 66 Pts
Min Avg Max
86.7 QC Int 156 178
95.4 QC Float 167 190
95.4 QC Mixed 164 187
36.7% 162 Pts
Min Avg Max
109 MC Int 162 179
117 MC Float 173 191
111 MC Mixed 170 188
25.2% 168 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 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 75.2
SC Float 78.1
SC Mixed 71.4
60% 74.9 Pts
QC Int 166
QC Float 171
QC Mixed 184
39% 174 Pts
MC Int 176
MC Float 188
MC Mixed 182
27% 182 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 55.5
SC Float 76.5
SC Mixed 77.8
56% 69.9 Pts
QC Int 168
QC Float 171
QC Mixed 169
38% 169 Pts
MC Int 172
MC Float 185
MC Mixed 181
27% 180 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 68.3
SC Float 75.1
SC Mixed 68.3
56% 70.6 Pts
QC Int 169
QC Float 177
QC Mixed 173
39% 173 Pts
MC Int 166
MC Float 180
MC Mixed 179
26% 175 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 75
SC Float 76
SC Mixed 72.7
60% 74.6 Pts
QC Int 120
QC Float 123
QC Mixed 157
30% 134 Pts
MC Int 141
MC Float 149
MC Mixed 155
22% 148 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 65.3
SC Float 65.5
SC Mixed 70.2
54% 67 Pts
QC Int 152
QC Float 159
QC Mixed 142
34% 151 Pts
MC Int 172
MC Float 176
MC Mixed 185
27% 177 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 41.6
SC Float 57.1
SC Mixed 52.8
40% 50.5 Pts
QC Int 163
QC Float 177
QC Mixed 171
39% 170 Pts
MC Int 162
MC Float 173
MC Mixed 163
25% 166 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
SC Int 78.4
SC Float 78
SC Mixed 79
63% 78.5 Pts
QC Int 176
QC Float 189
QC Mixed 128
37% 164 Pts
MC Int 125
MC Float 124
MC Mixed 116
18% 121 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 71.7
SC Float 67.1
SC Mixed 53.9
51% 64.2 Pts
QC Int 128
QC Float 144
QC Mixed 116
29% 129 Pts
MC Int 164
MC Float 182
MC Mixed 184
26% 177 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 50.3
SC Float 61.3
SC Mixed 56.9
45% 56.2 Pts
QC Int 79.7
QC Float 154
QC Mixed 96.7
25% 110 Pts
MC Int 157
MC Float 173
MC Mixed 165
25% 165 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,432,611 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4210U Builds (Compare 2,424 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 20354

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $88

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4210U Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.70 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'14
Processor Numberi5-4210U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed1.7 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.7 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4400
Graphics Base Frequency200 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceNo
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

I/O

USB Revision3.0
# of USB Ports4
General Purpose IOYes
UARTYes
Total # of SATA Ports4
Integrated LANNo
Integrated IDENo
Max # of SATA 6.0 Gb/s Ports4

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12
PCI SupportNo

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)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Rapid Storage TechYes
Smart Connect TechYes
HD Audio TechYes
Matrix Storage TechNo
ME Firmware Version9.5

Package

Package Size40mm x 24mm x 1.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1168

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Good

3 months ago.

added a ssd 850 evo to this processor and it works faster than a 2500.00 i7-7700hq I have..very dependable and fan rarely kicks on in laptop..


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