Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200: specs and benchmarks

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Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200
Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200
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Year of release 2009
Performance 0.91


Intel started Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200 sales 1 January 2009. This is a Penryn architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 2 cores and 2 threads, and is based on 45 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 2000 MHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is PG478 processor with a TDP of 35 Watt.

It provides poor benchmark performance at


of a leader's which is AMD EPYC 9654.

AMD EPYC 9654 EPYC 9654

General info

Pentium Dual Core T4200 processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture, sales start time and pricing.

Place in performance rating2304
Market segmentLaptop
SeriesIntel Pentium Dual Core
Architecture codenamePenryn (2008−2011)
Release date1 January 2009 (14 years old)
Current price$79 of 16241 (Xeon Platinum 8276L)

Technical specs

Basic microprocessor parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base frequency and turbo boost clock, lithography, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters can generally indicate CPU performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.

Physical cores2 (Dual-core)
Boost clock speed2 GHzof 6 (Core i9-13900KS)
Bus support800 MHz
L1 cache128 KBof 7475.2 (Apple M2 Pro 10-Core)
L2 cache1 MBof 36 (Apple M2 Max)
Chip lithography45 nmof 4 (Ryzen 7 7840HS)
Die size107 mm2
Number of transistors410 Millionof 9900000 (Ryzen 9 7945HX)
64 bit support+
Windows 11 compatibility-
Unlocked multiplier-


Information on Pentium Dual Core T4200 compatibility with other computer components and devices: motherboard (look for socket type), power supply unit (look for power consumption) etc. Useful when planning a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. Note that power consumption of some processors can well exceed their nominal TDP, even without overclocking. Some can even double their declared thermals given that the motherboard allows to tune the CPU power parameters.

Thermal design power (TDP)35 Wattof 400 (Xeon Platinum 9282)

Technologies and extensions

Technological capabilities and additional instructions supported by Pentium Dual Core T4200. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.

Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)+

Security technologies

Processor technologies aimed at improving security, for example, by protecting against hacks.


Benchmark performance

Single-core and multi-core benchmark results of Pentium Dual Core T4200. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range, higher is better.

Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

Pentium Dual T4200 0.91
  • Passmark
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core
  • Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core
  • 3DMark06 CPU


Passmark CPU Mark is a widespread benchmark, consisting of 8 different types of workload, including integer and floating point math, extended instructions, compression, encryption and physics calculation. There is also one separate single-threaded scenario measuring single-core performance.

Benchmark coverage: 67%

Pentium Dual T4200 1149

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

Cinebench R10 is an ancient ray tracing benchmark for processors by Maxon, authors of Cinema 4D. Its single core version uses just one CPU thread to render a futuristic looking motorcycle.

Benchmark coverage: 20%

Pentium Dual T4200 2013

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

Cinebench Release 10 Multi Core is a variant of Cinebench R10 using all the processor threads. Possible number of threads is limited by 16 in this version.

Benchmark coverage: 19%

Pentium Dual T4200 3801

3DMark06 CPU

3DMark06 is a discontinued DirectX 9 benchmark suite from Futuremark. Its CPU part contains two scenarios, one dedicated to artificial intelligence pathfinding, another to game physics using PhysX package.

Benchmark coverage: 19%

Pentium Dual T4200 1636

Gaming performance

Relative perfomance

Overall Pentium Dual Core T4200 performance compared to nearest competitors among notebook CPUs.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Pentium Dual Core T4200 from AMD is A6-5350M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 7 positions in our rating.

AMD A6-5350M A6 5350M

Here are some closest AMD rivals to Pentium Dual Core T4200:

AMD A6-3400M 104.4
AMD A4-3300M 103.3
Intel Pentium Dual Core T4200 100

Similar processors

Here is our recommendation of several processors that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

Intel Core i3-370M Core i3 370M
Intel Core 2 Extreme X7800 Core 2 Extreme X7800
Intel Core i3-2312M Core i3 2312M
Intel Core 2 Extreme X9000 Core 2 Extreme X9000
Intel Celeron Dual-Core T3100 Celeron Dual Core T3100
Intel Core 2 Duo P9700 Core 2 Duo P9700

Recommended GPUs

People consider these graphics cards to be good for Pentium Dual Core T4200, according to our PC configuration statistics.

These are the fastest graphics cards for Pentium Dual Core T4200 in our user configuration statistics. There is a total of 365 configurations based on Pentium Dual Core T4200 in our database.

User rating

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3.6 67 votes

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