Average Bench: 41% (499th of 1206)

Based on 11,645 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306D4 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-5300U CPU @ 2.30GHz
Poor: 27%Average: 41% Great: 47%
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-5300U averaged 58.9% 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 76.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 131Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-5300U is 20.9%. 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 197Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 195Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,645 samples)
Min Avg Max
39 1-Core 76.2 90.1
78.7 2-Core 131 159
50% 104 Pts
Min Avg Max
118 4-Core 191 217
139 8-Core 195 218
26.3% 193 Pts
Min Avg Max
146 64-Core 197 217
13.2% 197 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.1
2-Core 159
60% 124 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 218
30% 217 Pts
64-Core 215
14% 215 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.6
2-Core 140
55% 113 Pts
4-Core 213
8-Core 214
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 210
14% 210 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 87.3
2-Core 124
53% 106 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 213
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 212
14% 212 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 74.2
2-Core 121
48% 97.8 Pts
4-Core 216
8-Core 216
30% 216 Pts
64-Core 211
14% 211 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 71.5
2-Core 139
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 218
29% 212 Pts
64-Core 211
14% 211 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 69
2-Core 124
46% 96.8 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 214
29% 213 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 71.4
2-Core 124
47% 97.9 Pts
4-Core 183
8-Core 184
25% 183 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
1-Core 64.2
2-Core 97.6
40% 80.9 Pts
4-Core 132
8-Core 164
20% 148 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,641,434 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-5300U Builds (Compare 2,787 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

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Good

5 months ago.

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


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