Average Bench: 58% (268th of 1206)

Based on 6,416 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 47%Average: 58% Great: 63%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-3470S averaged 41.9% 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 89.2Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 174Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3470S is just 15.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-3470S performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 329Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 327Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,416 samples)
Min Avg Max
76.1 1-Core 89.2 97.5
151 2-Core 174 187
62.1% 131 Pts
Min Avg Max
243 4-Core 322 351
265 8-Core 327 352
44.2% 324 Pts
Min Avg Max
263 64-Core 329 354
22.1% 329 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.4
2-Core 185
67% 141 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 350
48% 349 Pts
64-Core 353
24% 353 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 96.3
2-Core 182
66% 139 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 346
48% 348 Pts
64-Core 345
23% 345 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 93.2
2-Core 185
66% 139 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 350
48% 348 Pts
64-Core 352
24% 352 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 91.9
2-Core 180
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 346
47% 346 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 178
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 313
8-Core 341
44% 327 Pts
64-Core 345
23% 345 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 82.9
2-Core 176
60% 129 Pts
4-Core 333
8-Core 340
46% 337 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 88
2-Core 177
62% 132 Pts
4-Core 307
8-Core 341
44% 324 Pts
64-Core 329
22% 329 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 85.8
2-Core 154
57% 120 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 314
44% 317 Pts
64-Core 336
23% 336 Pts
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Typical Core i5-3470S Builds (Compare 1,048 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-3470S Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi5-3470S
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended Price$184.00 - $195.00
Clock Speed2.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.6 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution Specification2011C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 2500
Graphics Base Frequency650 MHz
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 InterfaceYes

Memory

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

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express Configurationsup to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8 & 2x4

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 TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NINo
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1155

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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2 months ago.

Use it as a server CPU for running miscellaneous tasks as a computer science major


Excellent

8 months ago.

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