Real World Speed
Performance profile from 5,603 user samples
5,603 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 102% Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Poor: 102% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 60th / 1452
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
106 % 107 % +1%
Memory
Avg. Memory Latency
83.6 Pts +1% 82.7 Pts
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Speed
186 Pts +1% 185 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Speed
368 Pts +1% 363 Pts
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Speed
682 Pts 701 Pts +3%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Speed
1141 Pts 1,199 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+5%
Memory
OC Memory Latency
90.5 Pts 92.3 Pts +2%
1-Core
OC Single Core Speed
192 Pts 196 Pts +2%
2-Core
OC Dual Core Speed
379 Pts 387 Pts +2%
4-Core
OC Quad Core Speed
700 Pts 757 Pts Slightly faster OC quad-core speed.
+8%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Speed
1211 Pts 1,303 Pts Slightly faster OC octa-core speed.
+8%
Market Share
Based on 68,076,242 CPUs tested
User Rating
UBM User Rating
91 % 95.2 % +5%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.86 % 1 % Higher market share.
+16%
Price
Price (score)
$165 Cheaper.
+27%
209 USD
Value
Value For Money
122 % +2% 119 %
TDP
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
65 Watts Much more energy efficient.
+51%
98.3 Watts
Cores
CPU Processing Cores
10 cores 10.7 cores Slightly higher core count.
+7%
Threads
CPU Processing Threads
16 threads 17.3 threads Slightly higher thread count.
+8%
Lithography
Manufacturing process
10 nm 9.78 nm +2%
Base Clock
Base Clock Speed
2.5 GHz 3.28 GHz Much faster base frequency.
+31%
Turbo Clock
Turbo Clock Speed
4.6 GHz 4.87 GHz Slightly faster turbo frequency.
+6%
64-Core
OC Multi Core Speed
1658 Pts 2,062 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+24%
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Speed
1609 Pts 1,932 Pts Faster 64-core speed.
+20%
Age
Newest
17 Months Hugely more recent.
+88%
31.9 Months
Series
CPU Architecture
Raptor Lake   —
Socket
Motherboard Socket
FCLGA1700   —
Graphics
Integrated Graphics
None   —
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The Raptor Lake Intel i5-13400F ($200 USD, cooler included) paired with a B660/B760 motherboard ($150 USD) and 2x8 GB DDR4 3600 RAM ($50 USD) offers good value for money to mid-range gamers. The 13400F has around 5% higher single-core and 35% higher multi-core performance than its predecessor. Although both processors feature the same Golden Cove p-cores, the 13400F has four additional energy efficient e-cores which account for the improvement in multi-core performance. The 13400F offers comparable gaming and better multi-core performance than AMD's 7600X but at a lower price and without the need for an aftermarket cooler, DDR5 memory and an expensive motherboard. Since Intel don’t care for long term relationships with PC hardware influencers, for product launches, they often end up sponsoring influencers that are mostly funded by AMD. As a result, Intel rarely get positive marketing coverage beyond launch, and their products remain relatively under priced compared to AMD. When paired with a DDR4 motherboard the 13100F/13400F CPUs (at MSRP) offer unbeatable/good value to entry/mid level PC gamers. High end gamers should investigate the 13600K, which thanks to both higher clocks and higher IPC (Raptor Cove), is around 15% faster than the 13400F. [Jan '23 CPUPro]

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