Average Bench: 49.6% (368th of 1173)

Based on 4,060 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF000206A7, 1FABFBFF000206A7 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2400S CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 36%Average: 49.6% Great: 55%
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-2400S averaged 50.3% 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 Integer Speed 73.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 74Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-2400S is just 19.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-2400S performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 255Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 254Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,060 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.2 SC Int 73.8 84.8
59 SC Float 74.4 85.4
58.3 SC Mixed 74 85.2
59.2% 74 Pts
Min Avg Max
169 QC Int 248 274
169 QC Float 248 275
164 QC Mixed 248 274
56.2% 248 Pts
Min Avg Max
195 MC Int 255 275
198 MC Float 255 276
190 MC Mixed 254 276
38.1% 254 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
SC Int 81.8
SC Float 82.4
SC Mixed 81.2
66% 81.8 Pts
QC Int 267
QC Float 272
QC Mixed 268
61% 269 Pts
MC Int 262
MC Float 271
MC Mixed 266
40% 266 Pts
LGA1155 CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 81.6
SC Float 81.5
SC Mixed 81.5
65% 81.5 Pts
QC Int 259
QC Float 261
QC Mixed 258
59% 259 Pts
MC Int 263
MC Float 264
MC Mixed 263
40% 263 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 78.2
SC Float 81.4
SC Mixed 74
62% 77.9 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 272
QC Mixed 266
60% 267 Pts
MC Int 269
MC Float 270
MC Mixed 265
40% 268 Pts
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz
SC Int 68.4
SC Float 74.2
SC Mixed 72.2
57% 71.6 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 264
QC Mixed 265
60% 264 Pts
MC Int 270
MC Float 267
MC Mixed 265
40% 267 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 80.9
SC Float 76.3
SC Mixed 78.4
63% 78.5 Pts
QC Int 268
QC Float 273
QC Mixed 251
60% 264 Pts
MC Int 268
MC Float 269
MC Mixed 274
41% 270 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 64
SC Float 71.2
SC Mixed 71.1
55% 68.8 Pts
QC Int 222
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 214
49% 216 Pts
MC Int 266
MC Float 272
MC Mixed 267
40% 269 Pts
SKTH, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
SC Int 66.1
SC Float 69.5
SC Mixed 66.9
54% 67.5 Pts
QC Int 210
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 207
48% 210 Pts
MC Int 235
MC Float 226
MC Mixed 242
35% 234 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 64.9
SC Float 65.5
SC Mixed 64.4
52% 64.9 Pts
QC Int 177
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 186
44% 193 Pts
MC Int 224
MC Float 236
MC Mixed 231
34% 230 Pts
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Typical Core i5-2400S Builds (Compare 443 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: HP Compaq 8200 Elite USDT PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $217

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-2400S Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.30 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ1'11
Processor Numberi5-2400S
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP65 W
Expected DiscontinuanceQ1'2013

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2000
Graphics Base Frequency850 MHz
Wireless DisplayNo
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

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
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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