Average Bench: 52% (672nd of 1256)

Based on 2,202 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3437U CPU @ 1.90GHz

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-3437U averaged 48.0% 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 76.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 62.2Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3437U is 20.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-3437U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 163Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 162Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,202 samples)
Min Avg Max
55 Memory 76.8 88.9
29.2 1-Core 62.2 78.2
56.3 2-Core 107 138
52.8% 82 Pts
Min Avg Max
87.8 4-Core 159 192
101 8-Core 162 193
21.9% 161 Pts
Min Avg Max
103 64-Core 163 192
10.9% 163 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 82.2
1-Core 77.2
2-Core 124
60% 94.6 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 191
26% 189 Pts
64-Core 190
13% 190 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.7
1-Core 70
2-Core 121
57% 89.8 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 184
26% 189 Pts
64-Core 191
13% 191 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.7
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 117
57% 90 Pts
4-Core 187
8-Core 187
26% 187 Pts
64-Core 184
12% 184 Pts
Onboard, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.3
1-Core 68.9
2-Core 120
57% 90.2 Pts
4-Core 159
8-Core 168
22% 164 Pts
64-Core 164
11% 164 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.5
1-Core 67
2-Core 106
55% 84.6 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 171
22% 163 Pts
64-Core 160
11% 160 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.9
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 118
53% 85.9 Pts
4-Core 191
8-Core 191
26% 191 Pts
64-Core 179
12% 179 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 74.4
1-Core 42.5
2-Core 66.4
43% 61.1 Pts
4-Core 107
8-Core 114
15% 111 Pts
64-Core 102
7% 102 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 62.5
1-Core 40.7
2-Core 66.3
38% 56.5 Pts
4-Core 104
8-Core 107
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 104
7% 104 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 30,621,241 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-3437U Builds (Compare 3,481 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: HP EliteBook Folio 9470m

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 11% - Very poor Total price: $55

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-3437U Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.90 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ1'13
Processor Numberi5-3437U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$225.00
Clock Speed1.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP17 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.2 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

Max Memory Size32 GB
Memory TypesDDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes1

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

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 Size31.0 x 24.0mm (BGA1023)
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

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