Average Bench: 34.8% (567th of 1110)

Based on 12,913 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, 0FABFBFF000206A7 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2430M CPU @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 12%Average: 34.8% Great: 42%
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i5-2430M averaged 65.1% 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 64.4Pts
Single Core Integer Speed 63.3Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-2430M is 30.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-2430M performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 159Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 158Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,913 samples)
Min Avg Max
20.2 SC Int 63.3 77.5
20.3 SC Float 64.4 78
20.2 SC Mixed 63.7 77.9
51% 63.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
50 QC Int 151 183
51.9 QC Float 157 188
50.2 QC Mixed 156 189
35% 155 Pts
Min Avg Max
50.1 MC Int 155 184
51.4 MC Float 159 190
52 MC Mixed 158 190
23.5% 157 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 77.1
SC Float 75.2
SC Mixed 74.7
61% 75.7 Pts
QC Int 179
QC Float 187
QC Mixed 189
42% 185 Pts
MC Int 185
MC Float 191
MC Mixed 190
28% 188 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
SC Int 76.3
SC Float 76.9
SC Mixed 75.9
61% 76.4 Pts
QC Int 177
QC Float 182
QC Mixed 184
41% 181 Pts
MC Int 179
MC Float 186
MC Mixed 188
28% 184 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 75.5
SC Float 75.6
SC Mixed 76.8
61% 76 Pts
QC Int 175
QC Float 179
QC Mixed 182
41% 179 Pts
MC Int 180
MC Float 186
MC Mixed 184
28% 184 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 73.2
SC Float 73.6
SC Mixed 74
59% 73.6 Pts
QC Int 170
QC Float 176
QC Mixed 180
40% 175 Pts
MC Int 174
MC Float 178
MC Mixed 181
27% 178 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
SC Int 63.8
SC Float 67.7
SC Mixed 68.4
53% 66.6 Pts
QC Int 136
QC Float 136
QC Mixed 137
31% 137 Pts
MC Int 152
MC Float 146
MC Mixed 148
22% 149 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
SC Int 20.2
SC Float 27.7
SC Mixed 33.9
22% 27.3 Pts
QC Int 175
QC Float 182
QC Mixed 182
41% 180 Pts
MC Int 178
MC Float 186
MC Mixed 184
27% 183 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 20.3
SC Float 20.4
SC Mixed 18.8
16% 19.8 Pts
QC Int 56.9
QC Float 89.4
QC Mixed 112
19% 86 Pts
MC Int 177
MC Float 185
MC Mixed 184
27% 182 Pts
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Typical Core i5-2430M Builds (Compare 6,741 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-2430M Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.00 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ4'11
Processor Numberi5-2430M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 3000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.2 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21.3 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
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 Size37.5mmx37.5mm (rPGA988B); 31mm x 24mm (BGA1023)
Graphics and IMC Lithography32 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedPPGA988

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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6 days ago.

It's a good and I like it, for VM, for gaming in 2018 still good.. I have tried it for some data mining too.


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