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Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
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Is the Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz Good for Gaming?

This is an old CPU that contains 6 Cores and 12 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games. [More ...]

Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1200

Clockspeed: 2.9 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.3 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 12

Typical TDP: 65 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 12 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (DDR4-2666)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-10400 CPU @ 2.90GHz, Intel Core i5-10400 CPU @ 2.90GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2020

CPUmark/$Price: 106.36

Overall Rank: 745

Last Price Change: $114.99 USD (2023-05-29)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2580
Samples: 2073*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz

Integer Math42,083 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math26,275 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers35 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting23,610 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption4,228 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression189,438 KBytes/Sec
Physics678 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions12,602 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,580 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 31st of May 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 30th of May 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 30th of May 2023.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1829872 - May 30 2023
BL1829613 - May 30 2023
BL1827909 - May 27 2023
BL1827407 - May 26 2023
BL1827230 - May 26 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
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Is the Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 31st of May 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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Intel Core i5-10400 @ 2.90GHz