Average Bench: 57.7% (264th of 1197)

Based on 5,530 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470S CPU @ 2.90GHz
Poor: 47%Average: 57.7% Great: 63%
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i5-3470S averaged 42.3% 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. Single Core Mixed Speed 88.9Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 173Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-3470S is just 16%. 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 326Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 324Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,530 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.2 1-Core 88.9 97.7
146 2-Core 173 187
61.8% 131 Pts
Min Avg Max
235 4-Core 319 351
251 8-Core 324 351
43.8% 321 Pts
Min Avg Max
253 64-Core 326 353
21.9% 326 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
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 97
2-Core 180
66% 138 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 353
48% 352 Pts
64-Core 353
24% 353 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 94.2
2-Core 184
66% 139 Pts
4-Core 351
8-Core 351
48% 351 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 92.5
2-Core 180
64% 136 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 280
44% 311 Pts
64-Core 280
19% 280 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 87.5
2-Core 174
62% 130 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 334
46% 335 Pts
64-Core 328
22% 328 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 88.1
2-Core 175
62% 132 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 321
44% 321 Pts
64-Core 330
22% 330 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 75.2
2-Core 186
59% 130 Pts
4-Core 343
8-Core 353
47% 348 Pts
64-Core 349
23% 349 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 80.5
2-Core 174
59% 127 Pts
4-Core 302
8-Core 318
42% 310 Pts
64-Core 323
22% 323 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz
1-Core 82.4
2-Core 164
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 291
8-Core 301
40% 296 Pts
64-Core 325
22% 325 Pts
LGA1155, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
1-Core 31.5
2-Core 71.2
24% 51.3 Pts
4-Core 52.7
8-Core 107
10% 79.8 Pts
64-Core 121
8% 121 Pts
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Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 48%
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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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1 month ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

cảm ơn thông tôi rất thích


Excellent

3 months ago.

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