Average Bench: 14.3% (923rd of 1184)

Based on 9,814 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF0001067A, AFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5300 @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 8%Average: 14.3% Great: 17%
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 26%
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

Terrible average bench

The Intel Pentium E5300 averaged 85.7% 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.


Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 42.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 78.6Pts

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium E5300 is just 8.89%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium E5300 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 83.5Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 82.3Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 9,814 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.6 1-Core 42.2 47.5
39.2 2-Core 78.6 94.4
28.8% 60.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
42 4-Core 80.4 94
45.4 8-Core 82.3 94.6
11.1% 81.4 Pts
Min Avg Max
43.6 64-Core 83.5 94.8
5.6% 83.5 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 55.1
2-Core 105
38% 79.9 Pts
4-Core 106
8-Core 107
14% 107 Pts
64-Core 109
7% 109 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 47
2-Core 88.7
32% 67.8 Pts
4-Core 92.5
8-Core 89
12% 90.8 Pts
64-Core 88.3
6% 88.3 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
1-Core 45.4
2-Core 92.1
32% 68.8 Pts
4-Core 89.1
8-Core 92.6
12% 90.8 Pts
64-Core 90.8
6% 90.8 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 43.7
2-Core 77.2
29% 60.4 Pts
4-Core 88.3
8-Core 90.1
12% 89.2 Pts
64-Core 89
6% 89 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,037,091 CPUs tested.


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Gaming 11%
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Desktop 27%
Workstation 13%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G31M-ES2L

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $35

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10 months ago.

Very slow. Horrible for gaming. Cant run most things. Only use for work PC's


4 months ago.

es efectivo para los GHz que tiene


2 years ago.

this processor can't run cities skylines in low mode

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