Average Bench: 51.4% (258th of 1182)

Based on 5,452 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 41%Average: 51.4% Great: 56%
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-3470S averaged 48.6% 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 88.3Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 171Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3470S is just 15.2%. 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 327Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 324Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,452 samples)
Min Avg Max
73.4 1-Core 88.3 97.4
143 2-Core 171 187
61.3% 130 Pts
Min Avg Max
244 4-Core 319 350
263 8-Core 324 351
43.9% 322 Pts
Min Avg Max
261 64-Core 327 353
21.9% 327 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Socket 1155, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 97.5
2-Core 184
67% 141 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 350
48% 348 Pts
64-Core 343
23% 343 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 95.1
2-Core 181
65% 138 Pts
4-Core 347
8-Core 340
47% 343 Pts
64-Core 348
23% 348 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 90.2
2-Core 177
63% 134 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 345
47% 346 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 82.7
2-Core 177
60% 130 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 342
47% 345 Pts
64-Core 331
22% 331 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 90.6
2-Core 174
63% 133 Pts
4-Core 341
8-Core 348
47% 345 Pts
64-Core 339
23% 339 Pts
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 89.8
2-Core 173
62% 131 Pts
4-Core 275
8-Core 292
38% 283 Pts
64-Core 305
20% 305 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 70.4
2-Core 132
48% 101 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 303
38% 283 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 86.6
2-Core 168
60% 127 Pts
4-Core 252
8-Core 291
36% 271 Pts
64-Core 315
21% 315 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

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Typical Core i5-3470S Builds (Compare 871 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
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System: HP Compaq Elite 8300 USDT

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $163

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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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28 days ago.

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


Excellent

3 months ago.

cảm ơn thông tôi rất thích


Excellent

1 month ago.

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