Average Bench: 44.4% (878th of 1316)

Based on 448 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000206A7 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2537M CPU @ 1.40GHz

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5-2537M averaged 55.6% 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 72.9Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 39.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-2537M is 21.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-2537M performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 96.4Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 95.7Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 448 samples)
Min Avg Max
53 Memory 72.9 85.4
17.1 1-Core 39.5 59.4
30.4 2-Core 65.2 99.3
41.3% 59.2 Pts
Min Avg Max
50.1 4-Core 94.9 135
50.3 8-Core 95.7 135
13% 95.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
50.8 64-Core 96.4 136
6.5% 96.4 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 1.4 GHz
Memory 84.8
1-Core 58.2
2-Core 98
54% 80.3 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 120
17% 124 Pts
64-Core 62
4% 62 Pts
Onboard, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.5
1-Core 59.2
2-Core 97.4
53% 79.7 Pts
4-Core 134
8-Core 132
18% 133 Pts
64-Core 135
9% 135 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.9
1-Core 59.5
2-Core 99.2
50% 77.5 Pts
4-Core 134
8-Core 134
18% 134 Pts
64-Core 133
9% 133 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 58.8
2-Core 55.5
47% 64.3 Pts
4-Core 93.9
8-Core 93.7
13% 93.8 Pts
64-Core 94.7
6% 94.7 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 77
1-Core 56.7
2-Core 57.7
46% 63.8 Pts
4-Core 90.2
8-Core 90.8
12% 90.5 Pts
64-Core 87.5
6% 87.5 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
Memory 68.4
1-Core 52.9
2-Core 87.6
46% 69.6 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 126
17% 127 Pts
64-Core 111
7% 111 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.3
1-Core 59.2
2-Core 97.4
48% 74.3 Pts
4-Core 90.2
8-Core 93.6
12% 91.9 Pts
64-Core 92.4
6% 92.4 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.6
1-Core 26.5
2-Core 25.4
30% 38.2 Pts
4-Core 68.3
8-Core 78.8
10% 73.6 Pts
64-Core 80.5
5% 80.5 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 46,570,576 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-2537M Builds (Compare 55 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 42%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-2537M Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.30 GHz)
Code NameSandy Bridge
Launch DateQ1'11
Processor Numberi5-2537M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed1.4 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP17 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 3000
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency900 MHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21.3 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
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 TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechYes

Package

Package Size31mm x 24 mm (BGA1023)
Graphics and IMC Lithography32 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

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