Average Bench: 51.6% (746th of 1360)

Based on 8,424 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000306A9 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3517U CPU @ 1.90GHz
Poor: 31%Average: 51.6% Great: 61%
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7-3517U averaged 48.3% 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. Memory Latency 75.5Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 63.2Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3517U is 30.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-3517U performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 167Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 165Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,424 samples)
Min Avg Max
50.4 Memory 75.5 89.3
20.1 1-Core 63.2 81.6
35.5 2-Core 108 142
52.7% 82.3 Pts
Min Avg Max
55.8 4-Core 163 205
56.8 8-Core 165 205
22.4% 164 Pts
Min Avg Max
57.7 64-Core 167 207
11.2% 167 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.8
1-Core 73.1
2-Core 130
62% 97.6 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 182
25% 184 Pts
64-Core 167
11% 167 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.3
1-Core 75.6
2-Core 120
60% 93.1 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 185
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 195
13% 195 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 71.5
2-Core 117
58% 90 Pts
4-Core 170
8-Core 169
23% 170 Pts
64-Core 172
12% 172 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.8
1-Core 71.9
2-Core 115
58% 89.6 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 164
22% 163 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.7
1-Core 64.8
2-Core 123
54% 86.5 Pts
4-Core 187
8-Core 188
26% 188 Pts
64-Core 188
13% 188 Pts
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 76.6
1-Core 51.1
2-Core 97.3
49% 75 Pts
4-Core 154
8-Core 185
22% 170 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1.9 GHz (avg)
Memory 71.7
1-Core 49.6
2-Core 78.3
45% 66.5 Pts
4-Core 123
8-Core 121
17% 122 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 1 GHz (avg)
Memory 61.7
1-Core 22.5
2-Core 37
30% 40.4 Pts
4-Core 48.8
8-Core 57.1
7% 52.9 Pts
64-Core 57.7
4% 57.7 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 55,486,957 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-3517U Builds (Compare 126 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

System: Asus UX32VD

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 5% - Terrible Total price: $199

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-3517U Processor (4M Cache, up to 3.00 GHz)
Code NameIvy Bridge
Launch DateQ2'12
Processor Numberi7-3517U
# of Cores2
# of Threads4
Cache4 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsAVX
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography22 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed1.9 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3 GHz
Bus Speed5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP17 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 4000
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/SDVO/CRT
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.15 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Flexible Display InterfaceYes

Memory

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

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8, 1x8 2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

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
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechNo
Identity Protection TechYes
Fast Memory AccessYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
My WiFi TechYes
4G WiMAX Wireless TechYes

Package

Package Size31.0mm x 24.0mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography22 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1023

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo
Anti-Theft TechYes

 Comments

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Good

5 months ago.

Have it in laptop (Asus) and serving me well last few years


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