Average Bench: 45% (931st of 1439)

Based on 24,421 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000806E9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7300U CPU @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 22%Average: 45% Great: 58%
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-7300U averaged 55.0% 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. Memory Latency 59Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 70.9Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-7300U is 35.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-7300U performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Speed 189Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 188Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,421 samples)
Min Avg Max
17.2 Memory 59 80.2
31.5 1-Core 70.9 94.1
60 2-Core 127 170
50.1% 85.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
102 4-Core 179 241
113 8-Core 188 246
24.4% 184 Pts
Min Avg Max
113 64-Core 189 244
11.7% 189 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.4
1-Core 95.4
2-Core 137
62% 102 Pts
4-Core 203
8-Core 200
27% 201 Pts
64-Core 203
13% 203 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 67.5
1-Core 83.4
2-Core 101
53% 84.1 Pts
4-Core 220
8-Core 232
30% 226 Pts
64-Core 216
13% 216 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.4
1-Core 55.6
2-Core 147
52% 90.6 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 210
28% 209 Pts
64-Core 209
13% 209 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.2
1-Core 66.7
2-Core 143
52% 90.8 Pts
4-Core 202
8-Core 223
28% 213 Pts
64-Core 229
14% 229 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.2
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 162
59% 104 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 211
26% 199 Pts
64-Core 195
12% 195 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.7
1-Core 83.2
2-Core 142
56% 96.2 Pts
4-Core 187
8-Core 216
26% 202 Pts
64-Core 212
13% 212 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Memory 54.8
1-Core 77.5
2-Core 112
48% 81.4 Pts
4-Core 185
8-Core 175
24% 180 Pts
64-Core 172
11% 172 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 56.4
1-Core 63.4
2-Core 103
45% 74.3 Pts
4-Core 169
8-Core 174
23% 172 Pts
64-Core 194
12% 194 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 1.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 58.3
1-Core 52.6
2-Core 62.1
38% 57.7 Pts
4-Core 130
8-Core 128
17% 129 Pts
64-Core 124
8% 124 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 67,377,868 CPUs tested

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Gaming
Gaming 9%
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-7300U Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)
Code NameKaby Lake
Launch DateQ1'17
Processor Numberi5-7300U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed2.60 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.50 GHz
Bus Speed4 GT/s OPI
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 620
Graphics Base Frequency300.00 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory32 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2133, LPDDR3-1866, DDR3L-1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurations1x4, 2x2, 1x2+2x1 and 4x1
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
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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