Average Bench: 51.9% (704th of 1363)

Based on 59,076 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000406E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6300U CPU @ 2.40GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-6300U averaged 48.0% 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 69.2Pts
Avg. Single Core Speed 72.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-6300U is 24.1%. 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 Speed 207Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 205Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 59,076 samples)
Min Avg Max
46.3 Memory 69.2 84.6
42.7 1-Core 72.5 89.1
80.9 2-Core 132 161
54.4% 91.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
114 4-Core 202 243
128 8-Core 205 243
27.1% 203 Pts
Min Avg Max
135 64-Core 207 243
12.8% 207 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.5
1-Core 85.6
2-Core 148
63% 105 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 218
28% 209 Pts
64-Core 221
14% 221 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 86.6
2-Core 145
62% 103 Pts
4-Core 220
8-Core 222
30% 221 Pts
64-Core 222
14% 222 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.3
1-Core 76
2-Core 146
59% 98.9 Pts
4-Core 210
8-Core 203
28% 207 Pts
64-Core 202
12% 202 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 62.5
2-Core 118
53% 85.7 Pts
4-Core 163
8-Core 163
22% 163 Pts
64-Core 162
10% 162 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 75.9
1-Core 72.5
2-Core 117
55% 88.6 Pts
4-Core 147
8-Core 142
19% 144 Pts
64-Core 156
10% 156 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.2
1-Core 57.8
2-Core 103
45% 73.7 Pts
4-Core 161
8-Core 172
22% 166 Pts
64-Core 173
11% 173 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 56.7
1-Core 85.8
2-Core 142
54% 94.7 Pts
4-Core 176
8-Core 196
24% 186 Pts
64-Core 194
12% 194 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 39.6
1-Core 43.3
2-Core 110
36% 64.2 Pts
4-Core 169
8-Core 180
23% 174 Pts
64-Core 174
11% 174 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 26.6
1-Core 52.9
2-Core 114
34% 64.3 Pts
4-Core 138
8-Core 184
20% 161 Pts
64-Core 182
11% 182 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 55,580,737 CPUs tested.

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Gaming 6%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
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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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Poor

13 months ago.

not responsive enough. videocard is also rubbish so not sure which of the two is causing the responsivity lag


Excellent

2 years ago.

cool and great single core-score for desktop apps.


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