Average Bench: 37.6% (1080th of 1355)

Based on 18,360 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF0001067A, AFEBFBFF0001067A Model: Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5300 @ 2.60GHz
Poor: 25%Average: 37.6% Great: 44%
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Poor average bench

The Intel Pentium E5300 averaged 62.4% 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 60.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 45.4Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium E5300 is just 18.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium E5300 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 88.2Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 87.6Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,360 samples)
Min Avg Max
39.6 Memory 60.6 72.2
22.4 1-Core 45.4 52.1
35.6 2-Core 84.5 103
40.8% 63.5 Pts
Min Avg Max
42.5 4-Core 86.7 103
45.5 8-Core 87.6 103
11.9% 87.1 Pts
Min Avg Max
44.6 64-Core 88.2 103
5.9% 88.2 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 72.2
1-Core 50.5
2-Core 96.6
47% 73.1 Pts
4-Core 99.8
8-Core 99.7
14% 99.8 Pts
64-Core 99.6
7% 99.6 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 66.7
1-Core 51.4
2-Core 100
46% 72.8 Pts
4-Core 102
8-Core 100
14% 101 Pts
64-Core 101
7% 101 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.3
1-Core 51.7
2-Core 102
46% 73.2 Pts
4-Core 99.1
8-Core 102
14% 101 Pts
64-Core 97.6
7% 97.6 Pts
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 64.2
1-Core 51.3
2-Core 83.6
43% 66.4 Pts
4-Core 101
8-Core 103
14% 102 Pts
64-Core 76.7
5% 76.7 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.6
1-Core 50.9
2-Core 84.4
42% 65.6 Pts
4-Core 101
8-Core 97.6
14% 99.4 Pts
64-Core 100
7% 100 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2 GHz (avg)
Memory 65.4
1-Core 39
2-Core 76.2
40% 60.2 Pts
4-Core 70.3
8-Core 74.8
10% 72.6 Pts
64-Core 73.1
5% 73.1 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz
Memory 59.3
1-Core 48.5
2-Core 64.6
39% 57.5 Pts
4-Core 60.9
8-Core 59.4
8% 60.2 Pts
64-Core 52
4% 52 Pts
LGA775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 37.6
1-Core 32.1
2-Core 63.7
28% 44.5 Pts
4-Core 77
8-Core 66.6
10% 71.8 Pts
64-Core 71.4
5% 71.4 Pts
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Typical Pentium E5300 Builds (Compare 1,430 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus P5KPL-AM SE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $88

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 Comments

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Average

17 months ago.

11 years on and still going strong.


Good

3 years ago.

es efectivo para los GHz que tiene


Terrible

4 years ago.

this processor can't run cities skylines in low mode


Poor

4 months ago.

The CPU itself is INCREDIBLY slow and awful to run pretty much anything with. However, it does have one thing definitely going for it. Despite me having used it pretty much 24/7 for the past 7 years, and the SFF Optiplex 760 it's on, having only been cleaned 3-4 times in its' whole life, because I didn't know how to clean a PC until fairly recently. Yet the E5300 STILL runs after all these years, and only begun getting any noticeably slower in the past year or so. This kind of reliability is far more than what I can say for Intel's high end CPUs from just the past year. Because half a year ago I finally managed to get a new computer to replace my Optiplex. And so far I've somehow lost TWO CPUs in a row. First the original i5-11400f I had bought, and then the i5-11500 I bought as a replacement.


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