Average Bench: 55.3% (274th of 1128)

Based on 4,661 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, 07C0A97B000206A7, 0000000000000000 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2310 CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 41%Average: 55.3% Great: 61%
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-2310 averaged 44.7% 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

Quad Core Integer Speed 283Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 284Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-2310 is 20%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-2310 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 290Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 290Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,661 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.4 SC Int 77.3 83.4
64.1 SC Float 77.9 84.1
65.4 SC Mixed 77.6 83.5
62.1% 77.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
173 QC Int 283 318
165 QC Float 283 318
179 QC Mixed 284 317
64.3% 284 Pts
Min Avg Max
202 MC Int 290 318
194 MC Float 290 318
197 MC Mixed 290 320
43.5% 290 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2310 CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 81.1
SC Float 82.4
SC Mixed 82.1
66% 81.9 Pts
QC Int 313
QC Float 314
QC Mixed 313
71% 313 Pts
MC Int 312
MC Float 316
MC Mixed 314
47% 314 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2310 CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
SC Int 80.8
SC Float 81.4
SC Mixed 80.3
65% 80.8 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 315
QC Mixed 312
71% 314 Pts
MC Int 314
MC Float 316
MC Mixed 312
47% 314 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2310 CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
SC Int 80.3
SC Float 81.5
SC Mixed 81
65% 80.9 Pts
QC Int 314
QC Float 315
QC Mixed 305
70% 311 Pts
MC Int 313
MC Float 307
MC Mixed 312
47% 311 Pts
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Typical Core i5-2310 Builds (Compare 27,469 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $265

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-2310 Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.20 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'11
Processor Numberi5-2310
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.2 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP95 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ1'2013

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2000
Graphics Base Frequency850 MHz
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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