Average Bench: 31.9% (534th of 1184)

Based on 12,377 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306D4 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-5300U CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 21%Average: 31.9% Great: 36%
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Poor average bench

The Intel Core i5-5300U averaged 68.0% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 75.3Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 130Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-5300U is just 14.9%. 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 195Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 194Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,377 samples)
Min Avg Max
40.6 1-Core 75.3 90.1
76.4 2-Core 130 158
49.4% 103 Pts
Min Avg Max
123 4-Core 190 217
137 8-Core 194 218
26.2% 192 Pts
Min Avg Max
140 64-Core 195 217
13.1% 195 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz
1-Core 88.9
2-Core 152
58% 120 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 218
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 218
15% 218 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 61
2-Core 145
47% 103 Pts
4-Core 214
8-Core 214
29% 214 Pts
64-Core 213
14% 213 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz
1-Core 85.2
2-Core 140
55% 113 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 167
26% 187 Pts
64-Core 207
14% 207 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 52.3
2-Core 132
42% 92 Pts
4-Core 203
8-Core 203
28% 203 Pts
64-Core 206
14% 206 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 82.5
2-Core 83.5
44% 83 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 197
27% 197 Pts
64-Core 196
13% 196 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 52.2
2-Core 108
38% 80.1 Pts
4-Core 173
8-Core 193
25% 183 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 52.9
2-Core 85.2
34% 69.1 Pts
4-Core 123
8-Core 136
18% 130 Pts
64-Core 155
10% 155 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,153,000 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-5300U Builds (Compare 2,554 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

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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

Added n/a ago.

Good

3 months ago.

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


Excellent

2 months ago.

errgf


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