Intel Core i5-2450P
Top 43%253 points
Top 43%
Total clock speed
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Top 90%
203 CPUs
10.67GHz - 16GHz
NaN% of all CPUsYes
No
total clock speed
CPU threads
semiconductor size
number of transistors
RAM speed
thermal design power (TDP)
4 x 3.2
GHz
AMD Opteron 6220
8 x 8GHz
Best

Intel Core i5-2450P: 43 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 3.2GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 8GHz
148
0

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1333MHz
Samsung Exynos 7420: 2873MHz
104
0

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 48
65
0

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
MediaTek Helio X30: 10nm
64
0

5. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
256KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
62
0

6. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
6081
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084: 17470
61
0

7. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
95W
Intel Atom Z670: 3W
61
0

8. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1MB
AMD Opteron 6380: 16MB
60
0

9. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.25MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.5MB/core
56
0

10. GeekBench result

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2017)
7682
Intel Core i7-4960X: 22113
55
0

11. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
21GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s
54
0

12. turbo clock speed

When the CPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
3.5GHz
AMD FX-9590: 5GHz
53
0

13. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
10.1
AMD A10-7870K: 12
50
0

14. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
995 million
Nvidia Tegra K1 (64-bit): 7100 million
43
0

15. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Intel Core i5-2450P
84% have it
42
0

16. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i5-2450P
65% have it
41
0

17. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
6MB
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 60MB
40
0

18. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
2
Intel Core i7-4770K: 3
40
0

19. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
1786
Intel Core i7-4790K: 2546
40
0

20. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Core i7-3960X: 4
40
0

21. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1.5MB/core
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 15MB/core
39
0

22. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
3
AMD A10-7860K: 4.5
37
0

23. performance per watt

This means the CPU is more efficient, giving a greater amount of performance for each watt of power used.
81
Intel Core i7-4720HQ: 396.87
35
0

24. OpenCL version

Some applications use OpenCL to utilise the power of the graphics processing unit (GPU) for non-graphical computing. Newer versions introduce more functionality and better performance.
1.1
Intel Xeon E3-1275 v5: 2
34
0

25. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i5-2450P
88% have it
33
0

26. SysMark 2012 result

SysMark 2012 result for overall CPU performance.
181
Intel Core i7-980X: 257
33
0

27. Has Intel Quick Sync Video

This allows very fast video transcoding times, for example when ripping a DVD or Blu-ray to your computer.
Intel Core i5-2450P
29% have it
32
0

28. height

37.5mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
30
0

29. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Intel Core i5-2450P
95% have it
30
0

30. bus transfer rate

The bus is responsible for transferring data between different components of a computer or device.
5GT/s
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 9.6GT/s
30
0

31. result for media creation

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out media creation work.
171
Intel Core i7-4770K: 233
29
0

32. result for data work

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out data and financial analysis work.
220
Intel Core i7-4960X: 340
29
0

33. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i5-2450P
74% have it
29
0

34. result for web development

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out web development work.
181
Intel Core i7-3960X: 268
29
0

35. result for office productivity

SysMark 2012 tests the CPU for how well it carries out productivity work.
161
Intel Core i7-4770K: 212
28
0

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