Average Bench: 45.3% (422nd of 1159)

Based on 19,948 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000406E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6300U CPU @ 2.40GHz

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-6300U averaged 54.7% 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

Single Core Floating Point Speed 80.3Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 77.7Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-6300U is just 19.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-6300U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 217Pts
Multi Core Integer Speed 198Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,948 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.2 SC Int 74.7 88.4
48.9 SC Float 80.3 94.2
46.8 SC Mixed 77.7 91.3
62.1% 77.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
122 QC Int 192 220
152 QC Float 225 256
140 QC Mixed 210 241
47.3% 209 Pts
Min Avg Max
149 MC Int 198 222
173 MC Float 230 256
165 MC Mixed 217 242
32.2% 215 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 86.6
SC Float 92.6
SC Mixed 91.4
72% 90.2 Pts
QC Int 222
QC Float 247
QC Mixed 239
53% 236 Pts
MC Int 223
MC Float 247
MC Mixed 242
36% 238 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 84.4
SC Float 91.9
SC Mixed 90
71% 88.8 Pts
QC Int 194
QC Float 240
QC Mixed 228
50% 221 Pts
MC Int 213
MC Float 244
MC Mixed 232
34% 229 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.9
SC Float 90.7
SC Mixed 86.6
70% 87.1 Pts
QC Int 208
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 231
52% 231 Pts
MC Int 208
MC Float 244
MC Mixed 233
34% 229 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.7
SC Float 84.6
SC Mixed 88.8
68% 85.7 Pts
QC Int 220
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 212
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 217
MC Float 247
MC Mixed 236
35% 233 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 73.6
SC Float 65.3
SC Mixed 75.6
57% 71.5 Pts
QC Int 206
QC Float 251
QC Mixed 232
52% 230 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 252
MC Mixed 230
34% 231 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz
SC Int 68
SC Float 71.6
SC Mixed 68
55% 69.2 Pts
QC Int 209
QC Float 243
QC Mixed 212
50% 221 Pts
MC Int 220
MC Float 252
MC Mixed 236
35% 236 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
SC Int 70.7
SC Float 79.9
SC Mixed 70.4
59% 73.7 Pts
QC Int 190
QC Float 198
QC Mixed 198
44% 195 Pts
MC Int 214
MC Float 242
MC Mixed 224
34% 227 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
SC Int 58.5
SC Float 70.3
SC Mixed 66.4
52% 65.1 Pts
QC Int 174
QC Float 191
QC Mixed 159
40% 175 Pts
MC Int 182
MC Float 216
MC Mixed 201
30% 200 Pts
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop 47%
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Workstation 26%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-6300U Processor (3M Cache, up to 3.00 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi5-6300U
# 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 Speed2.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3 GHz
Max TDP15 W
Product BriefLink

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 520
Graphics Base Frequency300 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
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
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
My WiFi TechYes

Package

Package Size42mm X 24mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1356

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

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3 days ago.

only reason 7300u is any better,they up the speed. why bother???


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2 months ago.

it the only thing i can pay


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