Average Bench: 40.9% (1000th of 1358)

more Based on 17,032 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 59.0% 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 57.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 58.4Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5 M 460 is 23%. 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 148Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 147Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,032 samples)
Min Avg Max
35.8 Memory 57.3 66.6
25.8 1-Core 58.4 69.1
44.5 2-Core 102 130
44.8% 72.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
63.9 4-Core 144 177
68.2 8-Core 147 178
19.8% 145 Pts
Min Avg Max
68.5 64-Core 148 178
9.9% 148 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.8
1-Core 68.9
2-Core 130
53% 88.3 Pts
4-Core 164
8-Core 165
22% 164 Pts
64-Core 148
10% 148 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 63.7
1-Core 68.2
2-Core 132
53% 87.9 Pts
4-Core 174
8-Core 174
24% 174 Pts
64-Core 175
12% 175 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 63.6
1-Core 67.7
2-Core 114
50% 81.7 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 173
24% 173 Pts
64-Core 174
12% 174 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Memory 63.7
1-Core 38.2
2-Core 95.6
41% 65.8 Pts
4-Core 174
8-Core 162
23% 168 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
Socket 989, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.5
1-Core 67.4
2-Core 95.6
49% 75.8 Pts
4-Core 160
8-Core 161
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 159
11% 159 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.9
1-Core 66
2-Core 117
50% 81.9 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 154
21% 154 Pts
64-Core 158
11% 158 Pts
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 58.8
1-Core 32.4
2-Core 80.3
37% 57.2 Pts
4-Core 135
8-Core 148
19% 142 Pts
64-Core 165
11% 165 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 51
1-Core 49.8
2-Core 84.6
39% 61.8 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 127
20% 141 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
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Typical Core i5 M 460 Builds (Compare 8,973 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: 47% - Average Total price: $152

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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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