Intel Core i5-5250U Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i5-5250U has 2 cores with 4 threads and is based on the 5. gen of the Intel Core i5 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1168 socket and was released in Q1/2015.
Intel Core i5-5250U

CPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i5-5250U. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the Intel Core i5-5250U.

Name: Intel Core i5-5250U
Family: Intel Core i5
CPU group: Intel Core i 5000U
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 5
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i5-5250U can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

CPU Cores / Threads: 2 / 4
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 2x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 1.60 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 2.70 GHz
Turbo Frequency (2 Cores): 2.50 GHz

Internal Graphics

The Intel Core i5-5250U has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

GPU name: Intel HD Graphics 6000
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.00 GHz
Execution units: 48
Shader: 384
Max. GPU Memory: 8 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 8
Direct X: 11.2
Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q1/2015

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): No
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): No
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode
VP9: No
AV1: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode

Memory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

Memory type: DDR3-1866
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe: 2.0 x 12
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 15 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i5-5250U as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1168
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 3.00 MB
Architecture: Broadwell U
Operating systems: Windows 10, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
Release date: Q1/2015
Release price: --
Part Number: --
Documents: --

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i5-5250U have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-2860QM Intel Core i7-2860QM
4C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
696
Intel Core i5-3470 Intel Core i5-3470
4C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
682
Intel Core i5-4210M Intel Core i5-4210M
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
666
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
658
Intel Core i5-4590T Intel Core i5-4590T
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
657
AMD A12-9800 AMD A12-9800
4C 4T @ 4.20 GHz
655
Intel Xeon E5-2683 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2683 v3
14C 28T @ 3.00 GHz
651
Show all Cinebench R23 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Core 2 Quad Q9500 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9500
4C 4T @ 2.83 GHz
1616
Intel Celeron N5100 Intel Celeron N5100
4C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1598
Intel Core 2 Quad Q9505 Intel Core 2 Quad Q9505
4C 4T @ 2.83 GHz
1587
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
1537
AMD Athlon II X4 645 AMD Athlon II X4 645
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
1520
Intel Core M-5Y71 Intel Core M-5Y71
2C 4T @ 2.20 GHz
1489
Intel Celeron J4105 Intel Celeron J4105
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1477
Show all Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core) results



Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-660 Intel Core i5-660
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
597
Intel Core i5-661 Intel Core i5-661
2C 4T @ 3.60 GHz
597
MediaTek Dimensity 800U MediaTek Dimensity 800U
8C 8T @ 2.40 GHz
593
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
591
Intel Celeron N4500 Intel Celeron N4500
2C 2T @ 2.80 GHz
589
Intel Core i5-3427U Intel Core i5-3427U
2C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
589
Intel Core m5-6Y57 Intel Core m5-6Y57
2C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
589
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Pentium Silver N5030 Intel Pentium Silver N5030
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
1275
AMD FX-4130 AMD FX-4130
4C 4T @ 3.80 GHz
1271
HiSilicon Kirin 710 HiSilicon Kirin 710
8C 8T @ 2.20 GHz
1270
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
1269
Intel Atom x6211E Intel Atom x6211E
2C 2T @ 2.20 GHz
1265
Intel Celeron G3930 Intel Celeron G3930
2C 2T @ 2.90 GHz
1264
AMD A8-3820 AMD A8-3820
4C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
1264
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.

AMD A12-9700P AMD A12-9700P
AMD Radeon R7 - 512 (Bristol Ridge) @ 0.76 GHz
782
AMD A12-9720P AMD A12-9720P
AMD Radeon R7 - 512 (Bristol Ridge) @ 0.76 GHz
782
AMD FX-9800P AMD FX-9800P
AMD Radeon R7 - 512 (Bristol Ridge) @ 0.76 GHz
782
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
Intel HD Graphics 6000 @ 1.00 GHz
768
Intel Core i5-13600HX Intel Core i5-13600HX
Intel UHD Graphics 13th Gen (32 EU) @ 1.50 GHz
768
Intel Core i5-13600K Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.50 GHz
768
Intel Core i7-12700TE Intel Core i7-12700TE
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.50 GHz
768
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Core i5-4360U Intel Core i5-4360U
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
3685
AMD A8-3870K AMD A8-3870K
4C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
3684
Intel Core i5-7Y57 Intel Core i5-7Y57
2C 4T @ 1.20 GHz
3681
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
3678
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
3678
Intel Pentium G3450 Intel Pentium G3450
2C 2T @ 3.40 GHz
3652
AMD FX-7500 AMD FX-7500
4C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
3616
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3
12C 24T @ 2.90 GHz
112
Intel Core i5-4310U Intel Core i5-4310U
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
111
Intel Core i5-6442EQ Intel Core i5-6442EQ
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
111
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
110
Intel Celeron G3900T Intel Celeron G3900T
2C 2T @ 2.60 GHz
110
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
110
Intel Core i3-3210 Intel Core i3-3210
2C 4T @ 3.20 GHz
110
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Pentium G4500 Intel Pentium G4500
2C 2T @ 3.50 GHz
266
AMD Athlon II X4 635 AMD Athlon II X4 635
4C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
265
Intel Pentium Silver N5030 Intel Pentium Silver N5030
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
265
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
264
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
264
Intel Core i3-2100 Intel Core i3-2100
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
263
Intel Celeron J4105 Intel Celeron J4105
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
263
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-4300M Intel Core i5-4300M
2C 4T @ 3.30 GHz
2821
AMD Ryzen 3 2200U AMD Ryzen 3 2200U
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
2820
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 2200U AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 2200U
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
2820
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
2816
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
2816
Intel Core m5-6Y54 Intel Core m5-6Y54
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
2804
Intel Core i5-6198DU Intel Core i5-6198DU
2C 4T @ 2.80 GHz
2786
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon E5450 Intel Xeon E5450
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
5708
Intel Core i5-4200M Intel Core i5-4200M
2C 4T @ 3.10 GHz
5705
Intel Core i3-4130T Intel Core i3-4130T
2C 4T @ 2.90 GHz
5672
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
5638
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
5638
AMD FX-4150 AMD FX-4150
4C 4T @ 4.10 GHz
5613
AMD Phenom II X4 B95 AMD Phenom II X4 B95
4C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
5610
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Pentium G3240 Intel Pentium G3240
2C 2T @ 3.10 GHz
1.3
Intel Core i5-6442EQ Intel Core i5-6442EQ
4C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1.29
Intel Core m5-6Y54 Intel Core m5-6Y54
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1.28
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1.27
Intel Xeon E5-2650L v4 Intel Xeon E5-2650L v4
14C 28T @ 2.50 GHz
1.27
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.70 GHz
1.27
Intel Core i3-3250T Intel Core i3-3250T
2C 4T @ 3.00 GHz
1.27
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

AMD Phenom II X3 B77 AMD Phenom II X3 B77
3C 3T @ 3.20 GHz
2.86
AMD Phenom II X4 900e AMD Phenom II X4 900e
4C 4T @ 2.40 GHz
2.86
Intel Core i3-5157U Intel Core i3-5157U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
2.86
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
2.85
Intel Core i5-5200U Intel Core i5-5200U
2C 4T @ 2.50 GHz
2.85
AMD A8-7600 AMD A8-7600
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
2.84
Intel Celeron G3950 Intel Celeron G3950
2C 2T @ 3.00 GHz
2.83
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Pentium G4600 Intel Pentium G4600
Intel HD Graphics 630 @ 1.10 GHz
35.7
Intel Pentium G4600T Intel Pentium G4600T
Intel HD Graphics 630 @ 1.05 GHz
35.7
Intel Core i3-7100H Intel Core i3-7100H
Intel HD Graphics 630 @ 0.95 GHz
35.3
Intel Core i5-5250U Intel Core i5-5250U
Intel HD Graphics 6000 @ 1.00 GHz
35
Intel Core i5-5350U Intel Core i5-5350U
Intel HD Graphics 6000 @ 1.00 GHz
35
Intel Core i7-5550U Intel Core i7-5550U
Intel HD Graphics 6000 @ 1.00 GHz
35
Intel Core i7-5650U Intel Core i7-5650U
Intel HD Graphics 6000 @ 1.00 GHz
35
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL) results



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