Intel Core i5-4200M: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i5-4200M

Summary

Intel started Intel Core i5-4200M sales 4 June 2013 at a recommended price of $225. This is Haswell 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 3.10 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCPGA946 processor with a TDP of 37 Watt. It supports DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600 memory.

It provides poor benchmark performance at 8.42 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of Core i5-4200M processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
6.70
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core i5
 
Achitecture codename
Haswell
 
Release date
4 June 2013
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$225
 
Price now
$180
 
of 8685 (Xeon E5-4650L)

Technical specs

Core i5-4200M's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i5-4200M's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
2
 
Number of threads
4
 
Maximum frequency
3.1 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
128 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
512 KB
 
of 8192 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
3072 KB
 
Manufacturing process technology
22 nm
 
Die size
130 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Transistor count
960 Million
 
of 19200 (EPYC 7551P)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i5-4200M 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
 
Socket
FCPGA946
 
Power consumption (TDP)
37 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i5-4200M. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
-
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 

Security technologies

Core i5-4200M 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 i5-4200M are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
VT-d
-
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i5-4200M.
Supported memory types
DDR3L-1333, DDR3L-1600
 
Maximum memory size
32 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
25.6 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i5-4200M.
Integrated graphics
Intel HD Graphics 4600 (400 - 1150 MHz)
 
Max video memory
2 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
1.15 GHz
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i5-4200M's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i5-4200M's integrated GPU, including resolutions over different interfaces.
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
3840x2160@60Hz
 
Max resolution over DisplayPort
3840x2160@60Hz
 
Max resolution over VGA
2880x1800@60Hz
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i5-4200M's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
11.2 / 12
 
OpenGL
4.3
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Core i5-4200M's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i5-4200M. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

8.42

3DMark06 CPU

3883

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

4485

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

9962

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

1.35

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

3.2

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

118

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

297

WinRAR 4.0

3051

x264 encoding pass 1

95

x264 encoding pass 2

19

TrueCrypt AES

1.8

Geekbench 2

6118

Geekbench 3 32-bit single-core

2722

Geekbench 3 32-bit multi-core

5708

Passmark

4038

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Core i5-4200M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
2.4 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i5-4200M is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i5-4200M performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i5-4200M from AMD is FX-7600P, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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