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 8.52 percent of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 7742.

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
 
of 999 (Xeon W3530)
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 4096 (EPYC 7702)
L2 cache
512 KB
 
of 32768 (EPYC 7702)
L3 cache
3072 KB
 
of 262144 (EPYC 7702)
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 (Ryzen 7 3700)
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
 

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

8.52

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

4036

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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