Intel Core i5-4300M vs Intel Core i5-4210H

Intel Core i5-4300M

► remove from comparison Intel 4300M

The Intel Core i5-4300M is a fast dual-core processor for laptops launched in Q2/2013. 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 2.6 GHz but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.3 GHz for 1 active core or 3.2 GHz for 2 active cores.

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.

Due to these changes, the performance per clock has been improved by almost 10 percent compared to Ivy Bridge. Therefore, the i5-4300M is about as fast as the former top model i7-3520M.

The integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600 offers 20 Execution Units (EUs) clocked at 400 MHz up to 1250 MHz with Turbo Boost, making it about 30 % faster than a similarly clocked HD 4000.

The i5-4300M is rated at a TDP of 37 W including the graphics card, memory controller and VRMs. Therefore, the CPU is suited for laptops 14-inches or greater.

Intel Core i5-4210H

► remove from comparison Intel 4210H

The Intel Core i5-4210H is a fast dual-core processor for laptops launched in Q3 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 2.9 GHz but can dynamically increase clock rates with Turbo Boost up to 3.5 GHz for 1 active core and 3.4 GHz for 2 active cores. The i5-4210H replaces the former i5-4200H (2.8 - 3.4 GHz).

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 i5-4210H is slightly faster than the former top model i7-3540M and 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 i5-4210H 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 i5-4300MIntel Core i5-4210H
Intel Core i5Intel Core i5
HaswellHaswell
Series: Core i5 Haswell
Intel Core i5-4340M compare2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210H2900 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4330M compare2800 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200H compare2800 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4308U compare2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310M compare2700 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4400E compare2700 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
» Intel Core i5-4300M2600 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210M compare2600 - 3200 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4288U compare2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4278U compare2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200M compare2500 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4258U compare2400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310U compare2000 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4360U compare1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300U compare1900 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4350U compare1400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210U compare1700 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4260U compare1400 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4402E compare1600 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200U compare1600 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4250U compare1300 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300Y compare1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4302Y compare1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4202Y compare1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4220Y compare1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210Y compare1500 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200Y compare1400 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4340M compare2900 - 3600 MHz2 / 43 MB
» Intel Core i5-4210H2900 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4330M compare2800 - 3500 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200H compare2800 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4308U compare2800 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310M compare2700 - 3400 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4400E compare2700 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300M2600 - 3300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210M compare2600 - 3200 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4288U compare2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4278U compare2600 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200M compare2500 - 3100 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4258U compare2400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4310U compare2000 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4360U compare1500 - 3000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300U compare1900 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4350U compare1400 - 2900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210U compare1700 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4260U compare1400 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4402E compare1600 - 2700 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200U compare1600 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4250U compare1300 - 2600 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4300Y compare1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4302Y compare1600 - 2300 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4202Y compare1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4220Y compare1600 - 2000 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4210Y compare1500 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
Intel Core i5-4200Y compare1400 - 1900 MHz2 / 43 MB
2600 - 3300 MHz2900 - 3500 MHz
128 KB128 KB
512 KB512 KB
3 MB3 MB
2 / 42 / 4
37 47
960 960
22 22
130 mm2130 mm2
100 °C100 °C
rPGAFCBGA1364
HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1250 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, vPro, AES-NIHD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1150 MHz), DDR3(L)-1600 Memory Controller, HyperThreading, AVX, AVX2, Quick Sync, Virtualization, AES-NI
iGPUIntel HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1250 MHz)Intel HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1150 MHz)
$227 U.S.$225 U.S.
Intel Core i5 4300MIntel Core i5 4210H

Benchmarks

Cinebench R15 - CPU Multi 64Bit
min: 313     avg: 314     median: 313.5 (7%)     max: 314 Points
min: 324     avg: 328     median: 330 (8%)     max: 331 Points
Cinebench R15 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 126     avg: 127     median: 126.5 (55%)     max: 127 Points
min: 127     avg: 129     median: 129 (56%)     max: 131 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Multi 64Bit
min: 3.13     avg: 3.3     median: 3.4 (8%)     max: 3.47 Points
min: 3.64     avg: 3.7     median: 3.7 (8%)     max: 3.66 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - CPU Single 64Bit
min: 1.33     avg: 1.4     median: 1.4 (54%)     max: 1.44 Points
min: 1.48     avg: 1.5     median: 1.5 (59%)     max: 1.52 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single 32Bit
min: 4624     avg: 4690     median: 4721 (49%)     max: 4726 Points
min: 4963     avg: 5012     median: 5019 (52%)     max: 5055 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 32Bit
min: 9554     avg: 10217     median: 10388 (17%)     max: 10709 Points
min: 11036     avg: 11075     median: 11075 (19%)     max: 11114 Points
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Multiple CPUs 64Bit
min: 12110     avg: 13073     median: 13448 (16%)     max: 13662 Points
13912 Points (16%)
Cinebench R10 - Rendering Single CPUs 64Bit
min: 6076     avg: 6220     median: 6183 (57%)     max: 6402 Points
6682 Points (62%)
wPrime 2.10 - 1024m *
100%
1 4210H +
481 seconds (6%)
wPrime 2.10 - 32m *
100%
1 4210H +
15.5 seconds (3%)
WinRAR - Result
100%
1 4210H +
2410 KB/s (25%)
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 2
100%
1 4210H +
21.2 fps (13%)
X264 HD Benchmark 4.0 - Pass 1
100%
1 4210H +
105 fps (36%)
TrueCrypt - Serpent Mean 100MB
100%
1 4210H +
0.2 GB/s (0%)
TrueCrypt - Twofish Mean 100MB
100%
1 4210H +
0.3 GB/s (0%)
TrueCrypt - AES Mean 100MB
100%
1 4210H +
2 GB/s (0%)
3DMark 06 - CPU - CPU Score
min: 4039     avg: 4148     median: 4147.5 (28%)     max: 4256 Points
4462 Points (30%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 1M - 1M *
100%
1 4210H +
11.4 Seconds (2%)
Super Pi mod 1.5 XS 2M - 2M *
100%
1 4210H +
26.1 Seconds (1%)
Super Pi Mod 1.5 XS 32M - 32M *
100%
1 4210H +
601 Seconds (3%)
Windows 7 Experience Index - Processor
100%
1 4300M +
7.1 points (91%)
3DMark Vantage - P CPU no PhysX 1280x1024
100%
1 4300M +
min: 10179     avg: 10795     median: 10794.5 (15%)     max: 11410 Points
3DMark 11 - Performance Physics 1280x720
min: 3523     avg: 4000     median: 4230 (19%)     max: 4246 points
min: 3942     avg: 3981     median: 3990 (18%)     max: 4010 points
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 30501     avg: 36516     median: 39346 (25%)     max: 39701 Points
min: 34109     avg: 37295     median: 37295 (24%)     max: 40481 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Physics 1280x720
min: 2791     avg: 3131     median: 3184.5 (8%)     max: 3365 Points
min: 3322     avg: 3370     median: 3370 (9%)     max: 3418 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Physics 1920x1080
min: 4103     avg: 4526     median: 4708 (15%)     max: 4767 Points
min: 4713     avg: 4835     median: 4834.5 (15%)     max: 4956 Points
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Stream
100%
1 4210H +
4784 Points (39%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Memory
100%
1 4210H +
4897 Points (44%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Floating Point
100%
1 4210H +
7639 Points (15%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Integer
100%
1 4210H +
7014 Points (14%)
Geekbench 2 - 32 Bit - Total Score
100%
1 4210H +
6586 Points (17%)
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Multi-Core Score
100%
1 4210H +
6311 Points (11%)
Geekbench 3 - 32 Bit Single-Core Score
100%
1 4210H +
2938 Points (60%)
Mozilla Kraken 1.1 - Total Score *
2233 ms (4%)
min: 2107     avg: 2119     median: 2121 (4%)     max: 2128.4 ms
Sunspider - 1.0 Total Score *
87.1 ms (1%)
min: 86.9     avg: 87.8     median: 87 (1%)     max: 89.5 ms
Octane V2 - Total Score
100%
1 4210H +
min: 14532     avg: 15583     median: 16075 (31%)     max: 16143 Points

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i5-4300M → 100% n=15

Average Benchmarks Intel Core i5-4210H → 104% n=15

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