Average Bench: 24% (835th of 1206)

Based on 41 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00040651 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4200Y CPU @ 1.40GHz
Poor: 15%Average: 24% Great: 28%
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Popular builds with this CPU

Very poor average bench

The Intel Core i5-4200Y averaged 75.9% 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

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 45.7Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 74.8Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4200Y is just 13.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4200Y performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 115Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 111Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 41 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.6 1-Core 45.7 56.2
27.1 2-Core 74.8 91.1
29.3% 60.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
46.3 4-Core 110 125
46.7 8-Core 111 127
15.1% 111 Pts
Min Avg Max
46.4 64-Core 115 129
7.7% 115 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 54.6
2-Core 87.5
35% 71.1 Pts
4-Core 123
8-Core 119
17% 121 Pts
64-Core 125
8% 125 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 55
2-Core 86.7
35% 70.8 Pts
4-Core 120
8-Core 122
16% 121 Pts
64-Core 124
8% 124 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 53
2-Core 91.1
35% 72.1 Pts
4-Core 121
8-Core 121
16% 121 Pts
64-Core 123
8% 123 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 53.3
2-Core 83.1
34% 68.2 Pts
4-Core 121
8-Core 123
17% 122 Pts
64-Core 122
8% 122 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.2
2-Core 82.7
33% 66.9 Pts
4-Core 113
8-Core 121
16% 117 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 42.6
2-Core 70.6
28% 56.6 Pts
4-Core 122
8-Core 123
17% 123 Pts
64-Core 124
8% 124 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 51.5
2-Core 60.8
29% 56.2 Pts
4-Core 86.7
8-Core 82.7
12% 84.7 Pts
64-Core 81.5
6% 81.5 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 34.4
2-Core 64.2
24% 49.3 Pts
4-Core 122
8-Core 122
17% 122 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,933,441 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4200Y Builds (Compare 130 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

System: HP Split 13 x2 PC

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4200Y Processor (3M Cache, up to 1.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ3'13
Processor Numberi5-4200Y
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed1.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency1.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP11.5 W
Scenario Design Power6 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4200
Graphics Base Frequency200 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency850 MHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceNo
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

I/O

USB Revision3.0
# of USB Ports4
General Purpose IOYes
UARTYes
Total # of SATA Ports4
Integrated LANNo
Integrated IDENo
Max # of SATA 6.0 Gb/s Ports4

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12
PCI SupportNo

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)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Rapid Storage TechYes
Smart Connect TechYes
HD Audio TechYes
Matrix Storage TechNo
ME Firmware Version9.5

Package

Package Size40mm x 24mm x 1.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1168

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

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