Average Bench: 47.7% (290th of 1182)

more Based on 17,185 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, , 4920555043070506, 0F8BFBFF000206A7, 4920555043080306 Models: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2320 CPU @ 3.00GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2320 CPU @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 36%Average: 47.7% Great: 52%
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-2320 averaged 52.3% 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 81.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 160Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-2320 is just 15.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-2320 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 302Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 300Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,185 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.9 1-Core 81.2 86.1
134 2-Core 160 168
56.8% 120 Pts
Min Avg Max
210 4-Core 297 327
222 8-Core 300 328
40.8% 298 Pts
Min Avg Max
222 64-Core 302 329
20.2% 302 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.5
2-Core 168
60% 127 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 326
44% 325 Pts
64-Core 291
20% 291 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.9
2-Core 168
60% 127 Pts
4-Core 323
8-Core 324
44% 324 Pts
64-Core 327
22% 327 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz
1-Core 84
2-Core 167
59% 126 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 326
44% 324 Pts
64-Core 324
22% 324 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 81.6
2-Core 160
57% 121 Pts
4-Core 322
8-Core 320
44% 321 Pts
64-Core 319
21% 319 Pts
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 86
2-Core 162
59% 124 Pts
4-Core 315
8-Core 321
43% 318 Pts
64-Core 320
21% 320 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 84.8
2-Core 156
57% 120 Pts
4-Core 302
8-Core 298
41% 300 Pts
64-Core 313
21% 313 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.7
2-Core 155
55% 116 Pts
4-Core 282
8-Core 270
38% 276 Pts
64-Core 281
19% 281 Pts
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Typical Core i5-2320 Builds (Compare 1,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

System: Medionpc MS-7728

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 25% - Poor Total price: $470

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-2320 Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ3'11
Processor Numberi5-2320
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP95 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ1'2013

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2000
Graphics Base Frequency850 MHz
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Good

4 months ago.

Been using this for more than 5 years now for photo editing and gaming and rarely had reason to complain. Compared to what Coffee Lake does, this CPU aged very well.


Good

10 months ago.

It is ok, but can bottleneck on newer games


Good

21 months ago.

I bought this CPU very cheap for around 30.- and paired it with a GTX 780. It is great in most games, only very CPU intensiv games struggel a bit, but other than that a great CPU for the money.


Excellent

12 months ago.

7 years of use and still top its performance


Excellent

12 days ago.

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