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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.
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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: 34.00

Overall Rank: 831

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

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2664
Samples: 17*
*Margin for error: Medium

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

Integer Math35,243 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math23,590 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers52 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting12,664 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption6,840 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression110,622 KBytes/Sec
Physics864 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions6,259 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,664 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of June 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-1230U

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 29th of May 2023

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

From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 29th of May 2023.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-1230U
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1818688 - May 15 2023
BL1802286 - Apr 24 2023
BL5033539 - Mar 01 2023
BL1757275 - Feb 28 2023
BL1757258 - Feb 28 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-1230U
As of 3rd of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-1230U
Intel Core i5-1235U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,662 (+30.1%)
Intel Core i5-1245U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
13,510 (+28.6%)
Intel Core i5-1334U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
10,366 (-1.3%)
Intel Core i3-1220P vs Intel Core i5-1230U
14,515 (+38.2%)
Intel Core i7-1250U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
12,774 (+21.6%)
Intel Core i5-1135G7 @ 2.40GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
9,956 (-5.2%)
Intel Core i7-1250U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
12,774 (+21.6%)
Intel Core i3-1215U vs Intel Core i5-1230U
11,275 (+7.3%)
Intel Core i5-11320H @ 3.20GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
11,005 (+4.8%)
Intel Core i5-1155G7 @ 2.50GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
10,257 (-2.4%)
Intel Core i5-10300H @ 2.50GHz vs Intel Core i5-1230U
8,560 (-18.5%)
AMD Athlon Gold PRO 4150GE vs Intel Core i5-1230U
8,070 (-23.2%)

Is the Intel Core i5-1230U Good for Gaming?
As of 3rd of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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