Average Bench: 28.6% (598th of 1182)

Based on 16,799 user benchmarks.  Devices: BFEBFBFF00040651, 0FABFBFF00040651 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4300U CPU @ 1.90GHz
Poor: 16%Average: 28.6% Great: 34%
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Very poor average bench

The Intel Core i5-4300U averaged 71.4% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 67.8Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 116Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-4300U is just 17.3%. 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 176Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 173Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,799 samples)
Min Avg Max
31.7 1-Core 67.8 84.7
66.6 2-Core 116 144
44.4% 92 Pts
Min Avg Max
96 4-Core 171 202
93.3 8-Core 173 202
23.5% 172 Pts
Min Avg Max
105 64-Core 176 202
11.8% 176 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
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)
1-Core 82.4
2-Core 133
53% 108 Pts
4-Core 197
8-Core 194
27% 195 Pts
64-Core 194
13% 194 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 81.5
2-Core 138
53% 110 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 190
26% 191 Pts
64-Core 191
13% 191 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 75.2
2-Core 129
49% 102 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 195
26% 194 Pts
64-Core 199
13% 199 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 81.2
2-Core 128
51% 104 Pts
4-Core 188
8-Core 182
26% 185 Pts
64-Core 191
13% 191 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 77.6
2-Core 134
51% 106 Pts
4-Core 181
8-Core 188
25% 184 Pts
64-Core 166
11% 166 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 24.4
2-Core 85.3
24% 54.9 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 203
28% 202 Pts
64-Core 200
13% 200 Pts
Socket BGA1168, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
1-Core 71.6
2-Core 109
44% 90.4 Pts
4-Core 182
8-Core 189
25% 186 Pts
64-Core 197
13% 197 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
1-Core 80.3
2-Core 128
51% 104 Pts
4-Core 174
8-Core 195
25% 184 Pts
64-Core 200
13% 200 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 50.6
2-Core 91.7
34% 71.1 Pts
4-Core 128
8-Core 129
18% 129 Pts
64-Core 128
9% 128 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,437,832 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-4300U Builds (Compare 4,089 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

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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

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