Intel Core i5-4200H vs Intel Core i5-4300Y vs Intel Core i5-4210U

Intel Core i5-4200H

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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.

Intel Core i5-4300Y

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The Intel Core i5-4300Y is an ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for ultrabooks and tablets which has been presented in Q3/2013. It is based on the Haswell architecture and manufactured in 22nm. Due to Hyperthreading, 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 1.6 GHz, but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 2.3 GHz.

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, improving the performance per clock by almost 10 percent. Furthermore, new features like AVX2 and FMA should increase the performance in future applications even more.

The performance of the Core i5-4300Y is similar to the Core i3-4158U with a slightly higher TDP, assuming the Turbo Boost is working optimally. Thus, the CPU has sufficient power for office and multimedia purposes as well as most applications.

The integrated HD Graphics 4200 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 200 - 850 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it somewhat faster than the former HD Graphics 4000 at similar clock speeds. However, the HD 4200 is significantly slower than the HD 4400 found on other ULV models with higher clocks and TDP.

The i5-4300Y is rated at a TDP of 11.5 W (SDP 6 W) including the graphics card, memory controller, VRMs and the integrated chipset. Therefore, the CPU is suited for very small ultrabooks or tablets.

Intel Core i5-4210U

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The Intel Core i5-4210U is an ULV (ultra low voltage) dual-core processor for ultrabooks launched in Q2 2014. 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 1.7 GHz, but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 2.7 GHz for 1 active core or 2.4 GHz for 2 active cores. That's exactly 100 MHz more than the i5-4200U.

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, improving performance per clock by almost 10 percent. Furthermore, new features like AVX2 and FMA should increase the performance in future applications.

Performance

The performance of the Core i5-4210U is similar to the old and slightly higher clocked Core i5-3427U. However, when using new instruction sets such as AVX2 the performance can be significantly better. Thus, the CPU has sufficient power for office and multimedia purposes as well as more demanding applications.

Graphics

The integrated HD Graphics 4400 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 200 - 1000 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it somewhat faster than the former HD Graphics 4000 at similar clock speeds. However, the HD 4400 is slightly slower than the HD 5000 found on a number of other ULV models.

Power Consumption

The i5-4210U is rated at a TDP of 15 W including the graphics card, memory controller, VRMs and the integrated chipset. Therefore, the CPU is suited for small ultrabooks 11-inches or greater.

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: Core i5 Haswell
Intel Core i5-4340M2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210H2900 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4330M2800 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
» Intel Core i5-4200H2800 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4308U2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310M2700 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4400E2700 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300M2600 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210M2600 - 3200 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4288U2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4278U2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200M2500 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4258U2400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310U2000 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4360U1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300U1900 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4350U1400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210U1700 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4260U1400 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4402E1600 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200U1600 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4250U1300 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300Y1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4302Y1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4202Y1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4220Y1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210Y1500 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200Y1400 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4340M2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210H2900 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4330M2800 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200H2800 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4308U2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310M2700 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4400E2700 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300M2600 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210M2600 - 3200 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4288U2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4278U2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200M2500 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4258U2400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310U2000 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4360U1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300U1900 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4350U1400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210U1700 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4260U1400 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4402E1600 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200U1600 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4250U1300 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
» Intel Core i5-4300Y1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4302Y1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4202Y1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4220Y1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210Y1500 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200Y1400 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4340M2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210H2900 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4330M2800 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200H2800 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4308U2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310M2700 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4400E2700 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300M2600 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210M2600 - 3200 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4288U2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4278U2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200M2500 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4258U2400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310U2000 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4360U1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300U1900 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4350U1400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
» Intel Core i5-4210U1700 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4260U1400 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4402E1600 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200U1600 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4250U1300 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300Y1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4302Y1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4202Y1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4220Y1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210Y1500 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200Y1400 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
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HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1150 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, AES-NIHD Graphics 4200 (200 - 850 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, AES-NI, vProHD Graphics 4400 (200 - 1000 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, AES-NI
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Intel Core i5 4200HIntel Core i5 4300YIntel Core i5 4210U

Cinebench R15 - CPU Multi 64Bit
min: 321     avg: 323.3     median: 323 (7%)     max: 325 Points
133 Points (3%)
min: 215     avg: 234.4     median: 237 (5%)     max: 243 Points
Cinebench R15 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 128     avg: 129.3     median: 129 (59%)     max: 130 Points
77 Points (35%)
min: 82     avg: 99.3     median: 102 (47%)     max: 106 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Multi 64Bit
3.5 Points (8%)
1.5 Points (3%)
2.5 Points (6%)
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Single 64Bit
1.5 Points (73%)
0.8 Points (41%)
min: 0     avg: 1.1     median: 1 (50%)     max: 1 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single 32Bit
min: 4773     avg: 5719     median: 5719 (59%)     max: 6665 Points
2982 Points (31%)
min: 3191     avg: 3809.2     median: 3843 (39%)     max: 3992 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 32Bit
min: 10668     avg: 10739     median: 10739 (16%)     max: 10810 Points
4663 Points (7%)
min: 6763     avg: 7688.7     median: 7799 (12%)     max: 8073 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 64Bit
13739 Points (18%)
min: 7554     avg: 9880.4     median: 10185 (13%)     max: 10445 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single CPUs 64Bit
6646 Points (64%)
min: 3812     avg: 4992.9     median: 5114 (49%)     max: 5178 Points
wPrime 2.0x - 1024m *
499.5 seconds (6%)
1146.6 seconds (14%)
min: 632     avg: 688.4     median: 674 (8%)     max: 878 seconds
wPrime 2.0x - 32m *
15.8 seconds (3%)
28.6 seconds (6%)
min: 19     avg: 22.2     median: 21 (4%)     max: 28 seconds
WinRAR - Result
2469 KB/s (29%)
1790 KB/s (21%)
min: 2229     avg: 2309.3     median: 2318 (27%)     max: 2372 KB/s
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 2
20.5 fps (1%)
8.4 fps (0%)
min: 14     avg: 15     median: 15 (0%)     max: 15 fps
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 1
103 fps (38%)
49.5 fps (18%)
min: 72     avg: 79.4     median: 79 (29%)     max: 81 fps
TrueCrypt - Serpent Mean 100MB
0.2 GB/s (9%)
0.1 GB/s (5%)
0.1 GB/s (7%)
TrueCrypt - Twofish Mean 100MB
0.3 GB/s (10%)
0.2 GB/s (6%)
0.2 GB/s (7%)
TrueCrypt - AES Mean 100MB
1.9 GB/s (10%)
1.2 GB/s (6%)
1.4 GB/s (7%)
3DMark 06 - CPU
4361 Points (29%)
1871 Points (13%)
min: 2808     avg: 3150.1     median: 3200 (21%)     max: 3229 Points
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M *
11.4 Seconds (2%)
16.3 Seconds (4%)
min: 13     avg: 14.6     median: 14 (3%)     max: 16 Seconds
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M *
26.1 Seconds (1%)
37 Seconds (2%)
min: 31     avg: 32.8     median: 32 (1%)     max: 37 Seconds
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M *
595.2 Seconds (3%)
min: 702     avg: 730     median: 724 (3%)     max: 808 Seconds
SiSoft Sandra Dhrystone (MIPS)
56230 MIPS (27%)
42270 MIPS (20%)
SiSoft Sandra Whetstone (MFLOPS)
41070 MFLOPS (32%)
31000 MFLOPS (24%)
3DMark Vantage - P CPU no PhysX 1280x1024
11474 Points (16%)
min: 8067     avg: 8492.4     median: 8585 (12%)     max: 8714 Points
3DMark 11 - Performance Physics 1280x720
min: 3928     avg: 4038.3     median: 4031 (21%)     max: 4163 points
1738 points (9%)
min: 619     avg: 3091.6     median: 3181 (16%)     max: 3423 points
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 25321     avg: 29965.3     median: 25570 (16%)     max: 39005 Points
155504 Points (100%)
min: 92     avg: 26482     median: 27728 (18%)     max: 29898 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Physics 1920x1080
min: 24564     avg: 26680.5     median: 26680 (32%)     max: 28797 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Physics 1280x720 offscreen
29464 Points (34%)
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 3339     avg: 3357.3     median: 3357 (8%)     max: 3376 Points
1423 Points (4%)
min: 7     avg: 2375.1     median: 2462 (6%)     max: 2547 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Physics 1920x1080
min: 4829     avg: 4845.5     median: 4840 (15%)     max: 4872 Points
2015 Points (6%)
min: 2225     avg: 3430.2     median: 3463 (11%)     max: 3593 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
4955 Points (40%)
6087 Points (49%)
min: 7409     avg: 7453     median: 7453 (60%)     max: 7497 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
4991 Points (45%)
5010 Points (45%)
min: 6368     avg: 6436.5     median: 6436 (58%)     max: 6505 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
7171 Points (12%)
3893 Points (7%)
min: 5668     avg: 5687.5     median: 5687 (10%)     max: 5707 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Integer
6614 Points (11%)
4287 Points (7%)
min: 5067     avg: 5097     median: 5097 (9%)     max: 5127 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
6318 Points (15%)
4473 Points (10%)
min: 5771     avg: 5806.5     median: 5806 (13%)     max: 5842 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
5977 Points (7%)
3157 Points (4%)
min: 4595     avg: 4715.9     median: 4653 (6%)     max: 4993 Points
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Single-Core Score
2799 Points (57%)
1932 Points (40%)
min: 2333     avg: 2424.8     median: 2391 (49%)     max: 2606 Points
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Total Score *
2168.4 ms (4%)
3254.1 ms (5%)
min: 1608     avg: 2316     median: 2617 (4%)     max: 2823 ms
Sunspider - 1.0 Total Score *
88.3 ms (1%)
137.7 ms (2%)
min: 111     avg: 147.3     median: 122 (1%)     max: 209 ms
Octane V2 - Total Score
15140 Points (29%)
10118 Points (19%)
min: 10986     avg: 13243.3     median: 12144 (23%)     max: 22007 Points

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i5-4200H → 100%

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i5-4300Y → 85%

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i5-4210U → 88%

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