Average Bench: 40.4% (944th of 1276)

Based on 10,775 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00020652, , 0000000000000000 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU M 430 @ 2.27GHz

Below average average bench

The Intel Core i5 M 430 averaged 59.6% 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 59.1Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 52.2Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5 M 430 is just 15.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5 M 430 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 129Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 129Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,775 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.4 Memory 59.1 65.9
26.3 1-Core 52.2 60.5
46.2 2-Core 91.6 116
42.7% 67.6 Pts
Min Avg Max
63.7 4-Core 127 154
66.3 8-Core 129 154
17.5% 128 Pts
Min Avg Max
65.8 64-Core 129 155
8.6% 129 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 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.6
1-Core 60.3
2-Core 108
48% 77.5 Pts
4-Core 142
8-Core 143
20% 142 Pts
64-Core 142
10% 142 Pts
U2E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 63.9
1-Core 53.2
2-Core 91
44% 69.4 Pts
4-Core 118
8-Core 142
17% 130 Pts
64-Core 142
10% 142 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
Memory 65
1-Core 54.3
2-Core 108
47% 75.9 Pts
4-Core 106
8-Core 140
16% 123 Pts
64-Core 141
9% 141 Pts
Socket 989, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 57.6
1-Core 26.6
2-Core 42.2
30% 42.1 Pts
4-Core 122
8-Core 142
18% 132 Pts
64-Core 145
10% 145 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 60.7
1-Core 32.4
2-Core 51
34% 48 Pts
4-Core 100
8-Core 118
15% 109 Pts
64-Core 111
7% 111 Pts
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz
Memory 50.3
1-Core 59.8
2-Core 101
43% 70.5 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 150
20% 150 Pts
64-Core 149
10% 149 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.25 GHz, turbo 1.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 17.7
1-Core 51.6
2-Core 32.4
22% 33.9 Pts
4-Core 29.1
8-Core 47.5
5% 38.3 Pts
64-Core 50.7
3% 50.7 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 36,005,961 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5 M 430 Builds (Compare 4,438 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 22% - Poor Total price: $26

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-430M Processor (3M Cache, 2.26 GHz)
Code NameArrandale
Launch DateQ1'10
Processor Numberi5-430M
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography32 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed2.26 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.53 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP35 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency500 MHz
# of Displays Supported2
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency766 MHz
Clear Video HD TechYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Macrovision License RequiredNo

Memory

Max Memory Size8 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth17.1 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)No
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
vPro TechNo
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes

Package

Package SizerPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography45 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedBGA1288, PGA988
Processing Die Size81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors382 million
Graphics and IMC Die Size114 mm2
# of Graphics and IMC Die Transistors177 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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20 months ago.

This CPU still holds up after nine years, and is suitable for general tasks such as video streaming. I use it with Linux Mint to run my home server and it is a great upgrade from my Pentium T4300.


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