Average Bench: 55% (577th of 1239)

Based on 15,270 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306D4 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-5300U CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 41%Average: 55% Great: 63%
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-5300U averaged 45.0% 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 77.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 75.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-5300U is 21.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-5300U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 192Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 192Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,270 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.9 Memory 77.9 90.3
39.6 1-Core 75.5 90
79.5 2-Core 128 157
58.8% 93.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
114 4-Core 187 217
132 8-Core 192 217
25.9% 190 Pts
Min Avg Max
130 64-Core 192 217
12.9% 192 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 2.3 GHz
Memory 85.7
1-Core 87.1
2-Core 167
69% 113 Pts
4-Core 215
8-Core 202
29% 209 Pts
64-Core 217
14% 217 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 83
1-Core 89.6
2-Core 114
62% 95.6 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 218
30% 217 Pts
64-Core 219
15% 219 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.5
1-Core 87.6
2-Core 140
62% 100 Pts
4-Core 215
8-Core 214
29% 214 Pts
64-Core 216
14% 216 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 65
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 120
54% 87.4 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 211
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 215
14% 215 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 40.2
2-Core 75.2
44% 64.7 Pts
4-Core 120
8-Core 116
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 89.6
6% 89.6 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.1
1-Core 57.6
2-Core 93.6
48% 73.8 Pts
4-Core 136
8-Core 149
19% 142 Pts
64-Core 162
11% 162 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.2
1-Core 90.9
2-Core 148
56% 97.2 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 212
30% 215 Pts
64-Core 215
14% 215 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,566,125 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-5300U Builds (Compare 3,315 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-5300U Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.90 GHz)
Code NameBroadwell
Launch DateQ1'15
Processor Numberi5-5300U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed2.3 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 5500
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency900 MHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory16 GB

Memory

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

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations4x1, 2x4
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-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes

Package

Package Size40mm x 24mm x 1.3mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1168

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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Good

3 months ago.

Not worth the cost. Still decent if OC'ed.


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