Average Bench: 40.9% (960th of 1316)

more Based on 15,304 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00020655, DE50C0AC78505336, , 1FABFBFF00020655, 0FABFBFF00020655, 0F8BFBFF00020655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU M 460 @ 2.53GHz

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5 M 460 averaged 59.1% 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

Avg. Memory Latency 58.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 57.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5 M 460 is just 19%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5 M 460 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 140Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 139Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,304 samples)
Min Avg Max
39.5 Memory 58.6 66.7
27.5 1-Core 57.7 68.2
43.9 2-Core 99.7 129
44.8% 72 Pts
Min Avg Max
65.9 4-Core 136 170
65.4 8-Core 139 170
18.7% 137 Pts
Min Avg Max
65.8 64-Core 140 170
9.4% 140 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 64.8
1-Core 67.3
2-Core 131
53% 87.8 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 162
22% 162 Pts
64-Core 162
11% 162 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.4
1-Core 66.6
2-Core 117
51% 82.9 Pts
4-Core 158
8-Core 158
22% 158 Pts
64-Core 145
10% 145 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 66.1
1-Core 64.9
2-Core 110
50% 80.3 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 151
21% 152 Pts
64-Core 154
10% 154 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 64.3
1-Core 55.9
2-Core 93.7
46% 71.3 Pts
4-Core 116
8-Core 115
16% 115 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
Socket 989, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 57.7
1-Core 64
2-Core 102
46% 74.6 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 142
19% 142 Pts
64-Core 136
9% 136 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.8
1-Core 66.2
2-Core 109
46% 76 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 163
22% 162 Pts
64-Core 165
11% 165 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 58.1
1-Core 59.7
2-Core 93
44% 70.3 Pts
4-Core 60.1
8-Core 168
13% 114 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,090,613 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i5 M 460 Builds (Compare 6,636 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $165

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-460M Processor (3M Cache, 2.53 GHz)
Code NameArrandale
Launch DateQ3'10
Processor Numberi5-460M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.53 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.8 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency500 MHz
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency766 MHz
Clear Video HD TechYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth17.1 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package SizerPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography45 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedBGA1288, PGA988
Processing Die Size81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors382 million
Graphics and IMC Die Size114 mm2
# of Graphics and IMC Die Transistors177 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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