Average Bench: 57.9% (516th of 1264)

Based on 154,353 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000806E9, 0FABFBFF000806E9, 1FABFBFF000806E9, 0F8BFBFF000806E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 42%Average: 57.9% Great: 66%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-7200U averaged 42.1% 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 78.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 81.9Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7200U is 24.2%. 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 220Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 220Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 154,353 samples)
Min Avg Max
56.3 Memory 78.8 90.6
49.3 1-Core 81.9 95.2
87.3 2-Core 145 177
62.5% 102 Pts
Min Avg Max
131 4-Core 215 255
150 8-Core 220 255
29.6% 218 Pts
Min Avg Max
145 64-Core 220 256
14.8% 220 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 89.5
1-Core 81.4
2-Core 161
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 247
33% 241 Pts
64-Core 246
16% 246 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 95.3
2-Core 179
71% 119 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 250
35% 253 Pts
64-Core 258
17% 258 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.1
1-Core 92.3
2-Core 153
68% 110 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 234
33% 239 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.6
1-Core 68.3
2-Core 161
62% 104 Pts
4-Core 229
8-Core 217
31% 223 Pts
64-Core 224
15% 224 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.5
1-Core 69.6
2-Core 157
61% 102 Pts
4-Core 250
8-Core 254
34% 252 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.1
1-Core 74.7
2-Core 145
56% 94.7 Pts
4-Core 234
8-Core 199
30% 216 Pts
64-Core 169
11% 169 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 36.8
1-Core 55.2
2-Core 111
38% 67.6 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 189
24% 181 Pts
64-Core 179
12% 179 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,182,845 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-7200U Builds (Compare 2,662 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
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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11 days ago.

i am using it the worst one ever high price


Good

8 days ago.

when i do some settings and overclock its very good for gaming


Poor

18 days ago.

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


Excellent

4 months ago.

paired with an ssd and 4gb of ram, there is no thing the processor has failed me. Obviously not talking about gaming, where it can surely hold its own. (business school student here)


Excellent

2 months ago.

As it says for deskwork it is a work hors


Terrible

9 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).


Poor

12 months ago.

Lags with blender making dounuts.


Good

16 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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