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Intel Core i5-1230U

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-1230U 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.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
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Is the Intel Core i5-1230U Good for Gaming?

This is a newly released CPU that contains 10 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 i5-1230U

Description: Intel Iris Xe Graphics

Class: Laptop

Socket: FCBGA1781

Total Cores: 10 Cores, 12 Threads

Performance Cores: 2 Cores, 4 Threads, 1.0 GHz Base, 4.4 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 8 Cores, 8 Threads, 0.7 GHz Base, 3.3 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 9 W

TDP Up: 29 W

Cache Size: L1: 928 KB, L2: 6.5 MB, L3: 12 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 64 GB (Up to LPDDR5 5200 MT/s, Up to LPDDR4x 4267 MT/s)

Other names: 12th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-1230U, 12th Gen Intel Core i5-1230U

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2022

CPUmark/$Price: 35.94

Overall Rank: 713

Last Price Change: $309.00 USD (2022-01-01)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2624
Samples: 9*
*Margin for error: Medium

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-1230U

Integer Math37,513 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math24,353 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers52 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting13 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption7,276 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression117.4 MBytes/Sec
Physics908 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions6,657 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,624 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 26th of January 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-1230U

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 23rd of January 2023

Not Enough Data from Current Version of PerformanceTest to Create Distribution Graph.

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 23rd of January 2023.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-1230U
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1718710 - Jan 12 2023
BL1717758 - Jan 11 2023
BL1715597 - Jan 08 2023
BL1700218 - Dec 21 2022 [Excluded]
BL1686908 - Dec 04 2022 [Excluded]
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-1230U
As of 26th of January 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-1230U
Intel Core i5-1235U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,632 (+22.8%)
Intel Core i7-1255U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,822 (+24.5%)
Intel Core i7-1265U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,671 (+23.1%)
Intel Core i3-1220P vs Intel Core i5-1230U
15,347 (+38.2%)
Intel Core i7-1250U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,369 (+20.4%)
Intel Core i5-1135G7 @ 2.40GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
10,002 (-9.9%)
Intel Core i7-1250U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,369 (+20.4%)
Intel Core i5-11320H @ 3.20GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
11,021 (-0.8%)
Intel Core i5-1155G7 @ 2.50GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
10,153 (-8.6%)
Intel Core i5-10300H @ 2.50GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
8,599 (-22.6%)
Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 @ 3.0 GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
11,854 (+6.8%)
Intel Core i3-1215U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
11,510 (+3.7%)

Is the Intel Core i5-1230U Good for Gaming?
As of 26th of January 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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