Average Bench: 70% (291st of 1258)

Based on 16,533 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000306C3, Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4430 CPU @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 59%Average: 70% Great: 76%
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-4430 averaged 29.9% 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. Memory Latency 84.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 87.1Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4430 is just 16.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4430 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 325Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 323Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,533 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.8 Memory 84.9 93.5
72.2 1-Core 87.1 94.6
142 2-Core 171 185
68.9% 114 Pts
Min Avg Max
229 4-Core 320 354
245 8-Core 323 355
43.9% 321 Pts
Min Avg Max
254 64-Core 325 356
21.8% 325 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.9
1-Core 94.2
2-Core 188
77% 126 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 361
50% 364 Pts
64-Core 373
25% 373 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.8
1-Core 94.3
2-Core 181
74% 123 Pts
4-Core 355
8-Core 348
48% 351 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.4
1-Core 92.2
2-Core 180
73% 121 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 346
47% 347 Pts
64-Core 345
23% 345 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.2
1-Core 91.3
2-Core 179
70% 118 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 341
47% 344 Pts
64-Core 346
23% 346 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.9
1-Core 87.7
2-Core 156
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 268
8-Core 322
39% 295 Pts
64-Core 317
21% 317 Pts
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.5
1-Core 90.4
2-Core 156
67% 110 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 302
41% 299 Pts
64-Core 337
23% 337 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.4
1-Core 83.6
2-Core 151
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 205
8-Core 234
29% 220 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.4
1-Core 70.6
2-Core 143
55% 93 Pts
4-Core 208
8-Core 209
28% 209 Pts
64-Core 260
18% 260 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,796,699 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i5-4430 Builds (Compare 3,669 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus B85M-G - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $597

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4430 Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.20 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ2'13
Processor Numberi5-4430
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$182.00 - $187.00
Clock Speed3 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.2 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP84 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2013D

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/VGA
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3-1333/1600, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.5V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express RevisionUp to 3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No
Small Business AdvantageYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1150

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Good

1 month ago.

i5 4440


Excellent

2 months ago.

My old Friend i have him now for 7 years and hes gone trough 3gpus and now i buy a gtx1660 i still believe in him


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