Average Bench: 76.2% (79th of 1206)

Based on 52 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906ED Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-9400H CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 57%Average: 76.2% Great: 85%
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i5-9400H averaged 23.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i5-9400H near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 120Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 227Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-9400H is 28.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-9400H performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 582Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 590Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 52 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.3 1-Core 120 131
153 2-Core 227 259
82.4% 174 Pts
Min Avg Max
276 4-Core 406 473
326 8-Core 590 690
64.3% 498 Pts
Min Avg Max
281 64-Core 582 690
39.1% 582 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 462
8-Core 663
73% 562 Pts
64-Core 639
43% 639 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 130
2-Core 260
92% 195 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 641
72% 551 Pts
64-Core 632
42% 632 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
1-Core 131
2-Core 242
89% 186 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 662
72% 557 Pts
64-Core 616
41% 616 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
1-Core 131
2-Core 252
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 593
68% 522 Pts
64-Core 589
40% 589 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 127
2-Core 246
88% 187 Pts
4-Core 452
8-Core 650
71% 551 Pts
64-Core 651
44% 651 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 125
2-Core 243
87% 184 Pts
4-Core 442
8-Core 641
70% 542 Pts
64-Core 639
43% 639 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 122
2-Core 224
82% 173 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 490
55% 422 Pts
64-Core 489
33% 489 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 117
2-Core 218
80% 167 Pts
4-Core 344
8-Core 486
54% 415 Pts
64-Core 481
32% 481 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,447,016 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-9400H Builds (Compare 95 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-9400H Processor
Launch DateQ2'19
Processor Numberi5-9400H
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Clock Speed2.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.30 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI
Max TDP45 W

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.10 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.8 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 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
TSX-NIYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Flex Memory AccessYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
My WiFi TechYes
Speed Shift TechnologyYes

Package

Package Size42mm x 28mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCBGA1440

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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