Average Bench: 57.6% (523rd of 1276)

Based on 166,242 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806E9, 0FABFBFF000806E9, 1FABFBFF000806E9, 0F8BFBFF000806E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 43%Average: 57.6% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-7200U averaged 42.3% 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 77.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 82.6Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7200U is 23.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7200U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 223Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 222Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 166,242 samples)
Min Avg Max
55.3 Memory 77.9 91
48.8 1-Core 82.6 95.2
85 2-Core 146 175
62.5% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
123 4-Core 218 254
155 8-Core 222 255
30% 220 Pts
Min Avg Max
151 64-Core 223 258
15% 223 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 87
1-Core 89.4
2-Core 163
69% 113 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 249
34% 247 Pts
64-Core 249
17% 249 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 85
1-Core 67.2
2-Core 128
59% 93.5 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 243
34% 248 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 86
1-Core 94.6
2-Core 177
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 241
8-Core 246
33% 243 Pts
64-Core 248
17% 248 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.2
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 74.3
57% 80.8 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 219
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 235
16% 235 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 85.7
1-Core 59.7
2-Core 140
59% 95.1 Pts
4-Core 227
8-Core 226
31% 227 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.7
1-Core 78.4
2-Core 111
55% 86.7 Pts
4-Core 170
8-Core 176
24% 173 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.3
1-Core 89.2
2-Core 156
60% 102 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 215
29% 214 Pts
64-Core 198
13% 198 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.2
1-Core 59.7
2-Core 117
50% 80.9 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 171
22% 166 Pts
64-Core 176
12% 176 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.2
1-Core 25.5
2-Core 52.7
30% 43.5 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 183
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,679,051 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-7200U Builds (Compare 3,957 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-7200U Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.10 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ3'16
Processor Numberi5-7200U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed2.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.10 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency300.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.00 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12

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)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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5 days ago.

more processing power, more cores, and amzing clockspeeds


Poor

19 days ago.

Good processing speed but not good for heavy gaming. i used it with Nvidia Geforce 940MX 2gb.


Excellent

6 months ago.

As it says for deskwork it is a work hors


Terrible

13 months ago.

Not a processor you would want to use for development and gaming overall as it is prone to massive lags (one of the worst processors), so it is best to make a switch to a better processor like those in the 10th Generation range (or the Ryzen series) and retire laptops using this processor (as well as scrapping them).


Excellent

3 months ago.

Lags with blender making dounuts.


Good

20 months ago.

it is the cpu i use and it is quite stable


Poor

2 years ago.

OK for desktop work, light gaming. But not cost effective. The iGPU is a MASSIVE bottleneck for gaming.


Terrible

2 years ago.

This CPU may be an i5, but it is terrible. It can easily be beaten by a dirt cheap coffee lake Pentium Gold. ($60 for G5400, which it is beaten by)


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