Intel Core i5-7442EQ
Intel Core i5-7442EQ
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Intel Core i5-7442EQ review: 42 facts and highlights

1. total clock speed

4 x 2.1GHz
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 32 x 3GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
2400MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 2933MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
4
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
14nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2500X: 12nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB

6. GPU clock speed

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
350MHz
Intel Core i7-4770R: 1300MHz

7. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
256KB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX: 2250KB

8. 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 i5-7442EQ
97% have it

9. 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.
25W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W

10. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i5-7442EQ
56% have it

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
Intel Core i5-7200U: 3100GHz

12. 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

13. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
34.1GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s

14. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i5-7442EQ
79% have it

15. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
6MB
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX: 64MB

16. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
12
AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE: 12.1

17. 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 i5-7442EQ
88% have it

18. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i5-7442EQ
94% have it

19. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
2
Intel Atom x5-Z8350: 12.8

20. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
1.5MB/core
Intel Core i9-7960X: 22MB/core

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 i9-7920X: 44

22. Has Tri-Gate transistors

An advanced transistor technology developed by Intel that allows lower power consumption and higher speeds.
Intel Core i5-7442EQ
32% have it

23. maximum memory size

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.
64GB
Intel Xeon E7-8830: 4096GB

24. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Intel Core i5-7442EQ
94% have it

25. OpenGL version

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
4.4
Intel Core i7-8086K: 4.5

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