Average Bench: 65.7% (427th of 1335)

Based on 11,564 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906EA Model: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Gold G5400 CPU @ 3.70GHz

Above average average bench

The Intel Pentium Gold G5400 averaged 34.3% 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 84Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 104Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Pentium Gold G5400 is just 17.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Pentium Gold G5400 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 282Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 279Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,564 samples)
Min Avg Max
70.7 Memory 84 93.7
77 1-Core 104 113
135 2-Core 183 211
73.9% 124 Pts
Min Avg Max
189 4-Core 275 307
217 8-Core 279 308
37.8% 277 Pts
Min Avg Max
221 64-Core 282 310
18.9% 282 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 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.2
1-Core 112
2-Core 199
80% 134 Pts
4-Core 301
8-Core 297
41% 299 Pts
64-Core 306
21% 306 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.9
1-Core 111
2-Core 191
78% 130 Pts
4-Core 285
8-Core 246
37% 265 Pts
64-Core 269
18% 269 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 112
2-Core 195
77% 130 Pts
4-Core 304
8-Core 306
42% 305 Pts
64-Core 305
20% 305 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 79.6
1-Core 110
2-Core 205
76% 131 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 297
40% 297 Pts
64-Core 294
20% 294 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.3
1-Core 111
2-Core 161
76% 121 Pts
4-Core 194
8-Core 300
32% 247 Pts
64-Core 304
20% 304 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 80
1-Core 75.1
2-Core 101
56% 85.4 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 207
29% 212 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
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Typical Pentium Gold G5400 Builds (Compare 6,466 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H310M H 2.0

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $376

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Pentium® Gold G5400 Processor (4M Cache, 3.70 GHz)
Code NameCoffee Lake
Launch DateQ2'18
Processor NumberG5400
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$64.00
Clock Speed3.70 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP54 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 610
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.05 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2400
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth37.5 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedYes

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

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 TechNo
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardNo
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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4 months ago.

mine works worse than a cheap chromebook at school.


Excellent

24 months ago.

Similar to a i3 7100 in tests, and likely pair-able with a 1050 with no issues.


Excellent

3 years ago.

This little thing may be cheap, but it is a BEAST! It beats the 7th gen i5-7200, which is more expensive and "superior."


Good

3 months ago.

I'd rather have bought Ryzen in 2018...


Good

17 months ago.

It's good since I have been using it for a month.


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