Average Bench: 41.6% (1023rd of 1445)

Based on 29,898 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306D4 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-5300U CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 16%Average: 41.6% Great: 56%
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-5300U averaged 58.4% 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 56.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 62.8Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-5300U is 39.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-5300U performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 161Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 162Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 29,898 samples)
Min Avg Max
13.3 Memory 56.6 80.6
19.1 1-Core 62.8 84.9
33.2 2-Core 111 145
45.7% 76.9 Pts
Min Avg Max
52 4-Core 154 205
55.2 8-Core 162 207
21% 158 Pts
Min Avg Max
54.3 64-Core 161 206
9.9% 161 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.4
1-Core 82.2
2-Core 134
59% 97.1 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 196
27% 200 Pts
64-Core 205
13% 205 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.5
1-Core 80
2-Core 138
58% 97.1 Pts
4-Core 199
8-Core 201
27% 200 Pts
64-Core 49
3% 49 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.4
1-Core 67.2
2-Core 99.4
53% 82.3 Pts
4-Core 136
8-Core 140
18% 138 Pts
64-Core 140
9% 140 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.8
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 138
56% 94.5 Pts
4-Core 190
8-Core 196
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 196
12% 196 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 70.9
1-Core 68
2-Core 120
53% 86.2 Pts
4-Core 159
8-Core 158
21% 158 Pts
64-Core 176
11% 176 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.8
1-Core 84
2-Core 131
54% 92.4 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 205
28% 205 Pts
64-Core 202
12% 202 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 52.8
1-Core 84.3
2-Core 151
54% 96 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 213
27% 207 Pts
64-Core 213
13% 213 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 33.2
1-Core 83.6
2-Core 148
47% 88.3 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 56.9
22% 134 Pts
64-Core 212
13% 212 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 30.4
1-Core 82.8
2-Core 140
45% 84.4 Pts
4-Core 185
8-Core 178
24% 182 Pts
64-Core 183
11% 183 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,964,566 CPUs tested

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Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

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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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11 months ago.

i ran minecraft java with the mod called Sodium


Poor

15 months ago.

its alright for low performance games


Good

17 months ago.

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


Good

1 day ago.

slow cant even run windows 11 smoothly


Excellent

21 days ago.

It's too slow, I suggest you don't watch it


Average

3 years ago.

Nothing Special. Just a everyday CPU. Here's my recommendation: - No-Medium Gaming depending on GPU (No gaming-Minecraft Java) - Medium WorkFlows (Intense Program + Two Light Programs) - High Web Browsing (HTML5 Games, Online 3d games, etc)


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