Average Bench: 51.4% (707th of 1316)

Based on 33,398 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00040651, 0FABFBFF00040651 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4300U CPU @ 1.90GHz
Poor: 36%Average: 51.4% Great: 61%
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-4300U averaged 48.5% 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 73.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 66.5Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4300U is 25.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-4300U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 175Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 176Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 33,398 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.3 Memory 73.5 89.1
31.5 1-Core 66.5 84.3
62.1 2-Core 114 144
53.5% 84.7 Pts
Min Avg Max
99.8 4-Core 172 202
115 8-Core 176 202
23.6% 174 Pts
Min Avg Max
109 64-Core 175 202
11.8% 175 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 72.6
2-Core 132
60% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 188
8-Core 186
26% 187 Pts
64-Core 188
13% 188 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
Memory 80.1
1-Core 59.6
2-Core 122
55% 87.2 Pts
4-Core 172
8-Core 169
23% 170 Pts
64-Core 172
12% 172 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 73
1-Core 71.6
2-Core 117
55% 87.1 Pts
4-Core 164
8-Core 181
23% 172 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 1.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.1
1-Core 14.9
2-Core 79.2
39% 57.4 Pts
4-Core 97.8
8-Core 99.1
13% 98.4 Pts
64-Core 65
4% 65 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.7
1-Core 60.8
2-Core 73.4
47% 68.6 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 141
18% 135 Pts
64-Core 140
9% 140 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 56.6
1-Core 70.5
2-Core 116
49% 81.1 Pts
4-Core 165
8-Core 161
22% 163 Pts
64-Core 163
11% 163 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 56.7
1-Core 19.8
2-Core 57.5
30% 44.7 Pts
4-Core 124
8-Core 121
17% 122 Pts
64-Core 122
8% 122 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,062,155 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4300U Builds (Compare 2,392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-4300U Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.90 GHz)
Code NameHaswell
Launch DateQ3'13
Processor Numberi5-4300U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache3 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableYes
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$281.00
Clock Speed1.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.9 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI2
Max TDP15 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4400
Graphics Base Frequency200 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceNo
Graphics Video Max Memory2 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3L 1333/1600, LPDDR3 1333/1600
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

I/O

USB Revision3.0
# of USB Ports4
General Purpose IOYes
UARTYes
Total # of SATA Ports4
Integrated LANNo
Integrated IDENo
Max # of SATA 6.0 Gb/s Ports4

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations4x1, 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes12
PCI SupportNo

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
TSX-NINo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Rapid Storage TechYes
Smart Connect TechYes
HD Audio TechYes
Matrix Storage TechNo
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes
Smart Response TechYes
ME Firmware Version9.5

Package

Package Size40mm x 24mm x 1.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1168

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Good

2 months ago.

nice i use for ableton live 10


Poor

17 months ago.

Would throttle to the lowest clock it could achieve (800 mhz) without a program called ThrottleStop, for no reason. Is faster than a mobile Haswell Pentium or Celeron, though.


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