Average Bench: 40.3% (979th of 1323)

Based on 7,914 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00020655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU M 450 @ 2.40GHz
Poor: 25%Average: 40.3% Great: 46%
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5 M 450 averaged 59.7% 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 58Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 55.7Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5 M 450 is 21.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5 M 450 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 134Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 135Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,914 samples)
Min Avg Max
36.1 Memory 58 66.5
27.2 1-Core 55.7 64.7
41.2 2-Core 95.5 121
43.7% 69.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
56.7 4-Core 132 162
61.9 8-Core 135 162
18.2% 133 Pts
Min Avg Max
65.7 64-Core 134 162
9% 134 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.7
1-Core 59.7
2-Core 94.6
46% 72.3 Pts
4-Core 167
8-Core 166
23% 167 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 63.8
1-Core 64
2-Core 113
50% 80.4 Pts
4-Core 157
8-Core 169
22% 163 Pts
64-Core 166
11% 166 Pts
Socket 989, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.6
1-Core 65.2
2-Core 112
50% 81 Pts
4-Core 142
8-Core 152
20% 147 Pts
64-Core 154
10% 154 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 65
1-Core 64.9
2-Core 121
51% 83.6 Pts
4-Core 145
8-Core 148
20% 146 Pts
64-Core 148
10% 148 Pts
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.3
1-Core 58.4
2-Core 111
48% 77.6 Pts
4-Core 152
8-Core 151
21% 151 Pts
64-Core 143
10% 143 Pts
Socket 989, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
Memory 60.6
1-Core 28.9
2-Core 77.7
36% 55.7 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 166
22% 160 Pts
64-Core 165
11% 165 Pts
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 60
1-Core 48.3
2-Core 85.1
41% 64.5 Pts
4-Core 111
8-Core 139
16% 125 Pts
64-Core 139
9% 139 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 45.1
1-Core 63.8
2-Core 113
43% 74 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 150
20% 149 Pts
64-Core 152
10% 152 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 44
1-Core 23.3
2-Core 48.3
26% 38.5 Pts
4-Core 101
8-Core 130
15% 116 Pts
64-Core 115
8% 115 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 48,384,519 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5 M 450 Builds (Compare 2,058 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron N5010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $28

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-450M Processor (3M cache, 2.40 GHz)
Code NameArrandale
Launch DateQ2'10
Processor Numberi5-450M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.66 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency500 MHz
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency766 MHz
Clear Video HD TechYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth17.1 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package SizerPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography45 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedPGA988
Processing Die Size81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors382 million
Graphics and IMC Die Size114 mm2
# of Graphics and IMC Die Transistors177 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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Good

2 years ago.

Was my Vaio laptop processor for 8 years (until last year somebody stole it from me...). My main workhorse, as product designer I used it for a lot of CAD, photoshopping, video edition, panorama renders and even some 3d at times... It behave very well, I miss him :´)


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