Intel Core i5-3437U: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i5-3437U

Summary

Intel started Core i5-3437U sales 1 January 2013. This is Ivy Bridge architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2.90 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is a FCBGA1023 processor with a TDP of 17 Watt. It supports DDR3/L/-RS 1333/1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 11.34 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.

General info

Of Core i5-3437U processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core i5
 
Achitecture codename
Ivy Bridge
 
Release date
1 January 2013
 

Technical specs

Core i5-3437U's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i5-3437U's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
2.9 GHz
 
of 5
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 768
L2 cache
512 KB
 
of 16384
L3 cache
3072 KB
 
of 65536
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
of 7
Die size
118 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
105 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-3437U compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
of 8
Socket
FCBGA1023
 
Power consumption (TDP)
17 Watt
 
of 1055 (Core i9-10900KF)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-3437U. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® AVX
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
My WiFi
+
 
Turbo Boost
+
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
+
 
Demand Based Switching
-
 
FDI
+
 
Fast Memory Access
+
 

Security technologies

Core i5-3437U technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
Anti-Theft
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i5-3437U are enumerated here.
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-3437U.
Supported memory types
DDR3 / L / -RS 1333 / 1600
 
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i5-3437U.
Graphics max frequency
1.2 GHz
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-3437U's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
SDVO
+
 
CRT
+
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Core i5-3437U's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
2.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i5-3437U. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

11.34

3DMark06 CPU

3398

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

3972

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

8269

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

1.19

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

2.7

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

101

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

224

WinRAR 4.0

3362

x264 encoding pass 1

80

x264 encoding pass 2

15

TrueCrypt AES

1.3

Geekbench 2

5295

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

2395

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

4965

Passmark

3640

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i5-3437U is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i5-3437U performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i5-3437U from AMD is Turion 64 X2 TL-62, which is slower by 1% and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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