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Intel Core i5-4200H

Intel 4200H

The Intel Core i5-4200H is a fast dual-core processor for laptops launched in Q4 2013. It is based on the Haswell architecture and is manufactured in 22nm. Due to Hyper-Threading, the two cores can handle up to four threads in parallel leading to better utilization of the CPU. Each core offers a base speed of 2.8 GHz but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.4 GHz for 1 active core and 3.3 GHz for 2 active cores.

Architecture

Haswell is the successor to the Ivy Bridge architecture with improvements on both GPU and CPU performance. The CPUs are produced in 22nm and offer an optimized branch prediction as well as additional execution ports. Furthermore, new features like AVX2 and FMA should increase the performance in future applications.

Performance

Due to these changes, the performance per clock has been improved by almost 10 percent compared to Ivy Bridge. Therefore, the i5-4200H is slightly faster than the former top model i7-3520M and roughly on par with the Core i5-4330M.

Graphics

The integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 400 MHz up to 1150 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it about 30 % faster than a similarly clocked HD 4000.

Power Consumption

The i5-4200H is rated at a very high TDP of 47 W including the graphics card, memory controller and VRMs. This TDP range is typical of mobile quad-core processors. Therefore, the CPU is suited for laptops 15-inches or greater.

SeriesIntel Core i5
CodenameHaswell
Clock Rate2800 - 3400 MHz
Level 1 Cache128 KB
Level 2 Cache512 KB
Level 3 Cache3072 KB
Number of Cores / Threads2 / 4
Max. Power Consumption (TDP = Thermal Design Power)47 Watt
Transistor Count960 Million
Manufacturing Technology22 nm
Die Size130 mm2
Max. Temperature100 °C
SocketFCBGA1364
FeaturesHD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1150 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, AES-NI
GPUIntel HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1150 MHz)
64 Bit64 Bit support
Hardware VirtualizationVT-x
Starting Price $257 U.S.
Announcement Date10/01/2013
Product Link (external)Intel Core i5 4200H

Benchmarks

Cinebench R15 - CPU Single 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 128      avg: 129 (73%)     median: 129 (73%)     max: 130 Points
Cinebench R15 - CPU Multi 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 321      avg: 323.3 (21%)     median: 324 (21%)     max: 325 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
0% 100%
min: 5977      avg: 5977 (37%)     median: 5977 (37%)     max: 5977 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Single-Core Score
0% 100%
min: 2799      avg: 2799 (60%)     median: 2799 (60%)     max: 2799 Points
3DMark (2013) - Fire Strike Standard Physics 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 4829      avg: 4845.3 (29%)     median: 4835 (29%)     max: 4872 Points
3DMark (2013) - Cloud Gate Standard Physics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 3339      avg: 3351 (8%)     median: 3345 (8%)     max: 3369 Points
3DMark (2013) - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 25570      avg: 32287.5 (60%)     median: 32287.5 (60%)     max: 39005 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
0% 100%
min: 4955      avg: 4955 (52%)     median: 4955 (52%)     max: 4955 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
0% 100%
min: 4991      avg: 4991 (56%)     median: 4991 (56%)     max: 4991 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
0% 100%
min: 7171      avg: 7171 (41%)     median: 7171 (41%)     max: 7171 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Integer
0% 100%
min: 6614      avg: 6614 (42%)     median: 6614 (42%)     max: 6614 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
0% 100%
min: 6318      avg: 6318 (44%)     median: 6318 (44%)     max: 6318 Points
TrueCrypt - Serpent Mean 100MB
0% 100%
min: 0.171      avg: 0.2 (10%)     median: 0.2 (10%)     max: 0.171 GB/s
TrueCrypt - Twofish Mean 100MB
0% 100%
min: 0.309      avg: 0.3 (19%)     median: 0.3 (19%)     max: 0.309 GB/s
TrueCrypt - AES Mean 100MB
0% 100%
min: 1.9      avg: 1.9 (22%)     median: 1.9 (22%)     max: 1.9 GB/s
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 2
0% 100%
min: 20.45      avg: 20.5 (24%)     median: 20.5 (24%)     max: 20.45 fps
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 1
0% 100%
min: 103      avg: 103 (53%)     median: 103 (53%)     max: 103 fps
WinRAR - Result
0% 100%
min: 2469      avg: 2469 (34%)     median: 2469 (34%)     max: 2469 KB/s
wPrime 2.0x - 1024m
0% 100%
min: 499.459      avg: 499.5 (6%)     median: 499.5 (6%)     max: 499.459 seconds
wPrime 2.0x - 32m
0% 100%
min: 15.767      avg: 15.8 (3%)     median: 15.8 (3%)     max: 15.767 seconds
3DMark 11 - Performance Physics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 3928      avg: 3996.7 (30%)     median: 4010 (30%)     max: 4052 points
3DMark Vantage - P CPU no PhysX 1280x1024
0% 100%
min: 11474      avg: 11474 (29%)     median: 11474 (29%)     max: 11474 Points
3DMark 06 - CPU -
0% 100%
min: 4361      avg: 4361 (49%)     median: 4361 (49%)     max: 4361 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Single 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 1.46      avg: 1.5 (74%)     median: 1.5 (73%)     max: 1.47 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Multi 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 3.5      avg: 3.5 (20%)     median: 3.6 (20%)     max: 3.57 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single CPUs 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 6646      avg: 6646 (78%)     median: 6646 (78%)     max: 6646 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 13739      avg: 13739 (39%)     median: 13739 (39%)     max: 13739 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single 32Bit
0% 100%
min: 6665      avg: 6665 (100%)     median: 6665 (100%)     max: 6665 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 32Bit
0% 100%
min: 10810      avg: 10810 (31%)     median: 10810 (31%)     max: 10810 Points
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M -
0% 100%
min: 11.422      avg: 11.4 (2%)     median: 11.4 (2%)     max: 11.422 Seconds
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M -
0% 100%
min: 26.141      avg: 26.1 (1%)     median: 26.1 (1%)     max: 26.141 Seconds
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M -
0% 100%
min: 595.24      avg: 595.2 (3%)     median: 595.2 (3%)     max: 595.24 Seconds
SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS) -
0% 100%
min: 56230      avg: 56230 (27%)     median: 56230 (27%)     max: 56230 MIPS
SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS) -
0% 100%
min: 41070      avg: 41070 (32%)     median: 41070 (32%)     max: 41070 MFLOPS
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card

#0 Did not recreate cache, as it is less than 5 days old +0.002s ... 0.002s

#1 min, max, avg, median took 0.00033140182495117s +0.951s ... 0.953s

#2 return log +0.001s ... 0.953s

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Other CPUs of the series Intel Core i5

» Intel Core i5 4340M
   2.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 5287U
   2.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4210H
   2.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4330M
   2.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4200H
   2.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 5257U
   2.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4308U
   2.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4310M
   2.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4400E
   2.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4300M
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4210M
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4288U
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4278U
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3380M
   2.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3360M
   2.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4200M
   2.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3340M
   2.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3320M
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4258U
   2.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3230M
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 5300U
   2.3 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 5350U
   1.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3210M
   2.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2540M
   2.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4310U
   2 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4360U
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 5200U
   2.2 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 5250U
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4300U
   1.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4350U
   1.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2520M
   2.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2450M
   2.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 580M
   2.67 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2435M
   2.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2430M
   2.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2415M
   2.3 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2410M
   2.3 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3437U
   1.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 560M
   2.67 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4210U
   1.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4260U
   1.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3427U
   1.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4402E
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4200U
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4250U
   1.3 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 480M
   2.67 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 540M
   2.53 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 460M
   2.53 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3337U
   1.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 520M
   2.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 450M
   2.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3317U
   1.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 430M
   2.26 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4300Y
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4302Y
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2557M
   1.7 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3439Y
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4202Y
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4220Y
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4210Y
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2467M
   1.6 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 3339Y
   1.5 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 4200Y
   1.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 2537M
   1.4 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 560UM
   1.33 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 470UM
   1.33 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 540UM
   1.2 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 520UM
   1.06 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
» Intel Core i5 430UM
   1.2 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB

Surrounding CPUs

- Intel Core i5 4210H
   2.9 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
- Intel Core 2 Extreme (Desktop) QX6850
   3 GHz / 8 MB
- Intel Core i7 920XM
   2 GHz / 1 MB + 8 MB
- Intel Core i5 4330M
   2.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
- Intel Core i7 3540M
   3 GHz / 0.5 MB + 4 MB
» Intel Core i5 4200H
   2.8 GHz / 0.5 MB + 3 MB
+ Intel Core i7 4558U
   2.8 GHz / 512 KB + 4096 KB
+ Intel Core i5 5257U
   2.7 GHz / 512 KB + 3072 KB
+ Intel Core i5 4308U
   2.8 GHz / 512 KB + 3072 KB
+ AMD A-Series (Desktop) A10-7850K
   3.7 GHz / 4096 KB
+ AMD A-Series (Desktop) AMD A10-6800K
   4.1 GHz / 4096 KB
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Author: Klaus Hinum (Update: 2013-09-28)