Average Bench: 90.9% (30th of 1244)

Based on 144 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000A0653, BFEBFBFF000A0655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-10400 CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 85%Average: 90.9% Great: 95%
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i5-10400 averaged just 9.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-10400 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Memory Latency 93.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 125Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-10400 is just 9.91%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-10400 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 984Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 779Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 144 samples)
Min Avg Max
87 Memory 93.3 97.4
116 1-Core 125 130
223 2-Core 244 258
89.1% 154 Pts
Min Avg Max
423 4-Core 477 505
718 8-Core 779 830
79.6% 628 Pts
Min Avg Max
898 64-Core 984 1,025
66.1% 984 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 97.3
1-Core 126
2-Core 248
91% 157 Pts
4-Core 493
8-Core 786
81% 640 Pts
64-Core 1000
67% 1000 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 116
2-Core 246
87% 151 Pts
4-Core 505
8-Core 808
84% 656 Pts
64-Core 1,012
68% 1,012 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.7
1-Core 124
2-Core 250
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 491
8-Core 752
80% 622 Pts
64-Core 998
67% 998 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.8
1-Core 123
2-Core 233
88% 150 Pts
4-Core 443
8-Core 772
76% 608 Pts
64-Core 1,004
67% 1,004 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,085,076 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-10400 Builds (Compare 51 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-P

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $707

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1 day ago.

Great CPU. Very cool running and 90% of an 8700K. Awesome for SFF build.


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1 day ago.

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Excellent

4 days ago.

best budget for gamer


Excellent

12 days ago.

GOOD


Excellent

27 days ago.

ryzen 5 killer


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