Intel Core i5-540M: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i5-540M sales 7 January 2010 at a recommended price of $257. This is Arrandale architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 4 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3070 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is BGA1288, PGA988 processor with a TDP of 35 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 2.01 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.