Intel Core i5-4300U
Top 38%278 points
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semiconductor size
number of transistors
RAM speed
thermal design power (TDP)
2 x 1.9
GHz
AMD Opteron 6220
8 x 8GHz
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Intel Core i5-4300U: 41 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

2 x 1.9GHz
AMD Opteron 6220: 24 x 8GHz
148
0

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
Samsung Exynos 7420: 2873MHz
104
0

3. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
200MHz
Intel Core i7-4770R: 1300MHz
65
0

4. CPU threads

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

5. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
22nm
MediaTek Helio X30: 10nm
64
0

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
64KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
62
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.
15W
Intel Atom Z670: 3W
61
0

8. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
0.5MB
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. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
25.6GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s
54
0

11. 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.
2.9GHz
AMD FX-9590: 5GHz
53
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12. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
11.1
AMD A10-7870K: 12
50
0

13. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
Intel Core i5-4300U
41% have it
49
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14. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Core i5-4300U
29% have it
45
0

15. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i5-4300U
68% have it
44
0

16. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
1400 million
Nvidia Tegra K1 (64-bit): 7100 million
43
0

17. 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 i5-4300U
84% have it
42
0

18. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i5-4300U
65% have it
41
0

19. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
3MB
Intel Xeon E7-8890 v4: 60MB
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. 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.
3
Intel Core i7-4770K: 3
40
0

22. 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
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23. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4.3
AMD A10-7860K: 4.5
37
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.
1.2
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 i5-4300U
88% have it
33
0

26. Has FMA3

FMA3 is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i5-4300U
20% have it
33
0

27. Has RdRand

RdRand is an instruction set used for cryptography.
Intel Core i5-4300U
25% have it
31
0

28. 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 i5-4300U
95% have it
30
0

29. 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

30. CPU temperature

If the CPU exceeds the maximum operating temperature then problems such as random resets can occur.
100°C
Intel Core i7-3940XM: 105°C
30
0

31. height

40mm
Apple A5 APL7498: 6mm
30
0

32. Has MMX

MMX is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i5-4300U
74% have it
29
0

33. Has F16C

F16C is used to speed up tasks such as adjusting the contrast of an image or adjusting volume.
Intel Core i5-4300U
35% have it
29
0

34. GPU turbo

When the GPU is running below its limitations, it can boost to a higher clock speed in order to give increased performance.
1100MHz
Intel Core i7-3940XM: 1350MHz
29
0

35. supported displays

Using multiple displays you can create a larger work space, making it easier to work across multiple applications.
3
AMD A10-5800K: 4
29
0

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