Average Bench: 48.1% (304th of 1052)

Based on 509 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470T CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 36%Average: 48.1% Great: 53%
Gaming 48%
Desktop 56%
Workstation 28%

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-3470T averaged 51.8% 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.


Single Core Floating Point Speed 89Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 87.9Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3470T is just 17.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-3470T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Multi Core Floating Point Speed 220Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 222Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 509 samples)
Min Avg Max
60 SC Int 86.5 97.6
61.1 SC Float 89 99.3
59.3 SC Mixed 87.9 98.2
70.2% 87.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
149 QC Int 208 231
147 QC Float 214 253
151 QC Mixed 215 240
48.1% 212 Pts
Min Avg Max
163 MC Int 214 232
162 MC Float 220 255
165 MC Mixed 222 241
32.8% 219 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 96.9
SC Float 98.7
SC Mixed 97.9
78% 97.8 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 234
52% 232 Pts
MC Int 232
MC Float 234
MC Mixed 239
35% 235 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 94.8
SC Float 99.9
SC Mixed 96.9
78% 97.2 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 231
QC Mixed 234
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 232
MC Float 233
MC Mixed 239
35% 235 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
SC Int 91.2
SC Float 92.3
SC Mixed 93.7
74% 92.4 Pts
QC Int 225
QC Float 216
QC Mixed 213
49% 218 Pts
MC Int 232
MC Float 231
MC Mixed 238
35% 234 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 45.4
SC Float 46.8
SC Mixed 76.8
45% 56.3 Pts
QC Int 201
QC Float 201
QC Mixed 206
46% 203 Pts
MC Int 168
MC Float 214
MC Mixed 219
30% 200 Pts
509 MORE »

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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,906,321 CPUs tested.


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Gaming 12%
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Desktop 51%
Workstation 26%

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DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-3470T Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi5-3470T
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$184.00
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011B


Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2500
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes


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

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

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
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes


Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes


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