Intel Core i5-2557M Testing in 1 Benchmarks. Specifications: The architecture is Sandy Bridge , the number of cores is 2, and the number of threads is 2. The base clock speed of Intel Core i5-2557M is 1.70 GHz. The model supports motherboards with a socket of BGA 1023. The Supported Memory Type is DDR3-1066 DDR3-1333 (maximum 8 GB). PCIe version is 16.
Intel Core i5-2557M in 1 Benchmarks. 32 nm, 1.70 GHz
Basic specifications Intel Core i5-2557M
Intel Core i5-2557M technical specifications and performance testing in benchmarks will open you to all the advantages and disadvantages of Intel Core i5-2557M. Please learn the key figures of the clock speed and L2/L3 cache and make the right decision.
The general technical information depicts the base data of a CPU’s number of cores and threads, and base and turbo-boost clock speed. Here are key features influencing the performance.
|CPU Cores / Threads:||2 / 4|
|Turbo Frequency (1 Core):||2.70 GHz|
|Turbo Frequency (2 Cores):||No turbo|
CPU generation and family
The generation of a Intel Core i5-2557M CPU, the segment of usage (computer, server or mobile type), the preceding model of a CPU, and its successor.
|Market price:||ca. 250 $|
Not every CPU is equipped with a built-in graphic core. However, if Intel Core i5-2557M has internal graphics, it is another advantage. Please pay attention to the base and turbo clock speed of the graphic core.
|GPU name:||Intel HD Graphics 3000|
|GPU frequency:||0.35 GHz|
|GPU (Turbo):||1.20 GHz|
Hardware codec support
Technical information that does not affect the final performance.
|h264:||Decode / Encode|
|AVC:||Decode / Encode|
Which memory does Intel Core i5-2557M support? How many channels are operated and how large the memory capacity can be to build in the motherboard? Here are the general data on the capacity and other technology.
|Memory type:||DDR3-1066 DDR3-1333|
|Max. Memory:||8 GB|
Thermal Management (TDP)
TDP shows which cooling system is necessary for a Intel Core i5-2557M CPU. It stands for Thermal Design Power. Here are all the CPU specifications: the maximum temperature, the approximate thermal calculation for power supply and others.
|Tjunction max.:||100 °C|
Intel Core i5-2557M technical specifications contain the general data on the technological process of chip production (in nanometer), the cache of L2/L3, the architecture of the central core and ISA extension.
|Virtualization:||VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d|
iGPU - FP32 Performance Intel Core i5-2557M
The testing benchmark iGPU is integrated graphics cores in the central processor. The general graphics performance to benchmark the high-speed performance of the video chip is tested. The evaluation scores are presented below. Pay attention that not every manufacturer builds in an inner graphics core. Thus, the general results of the performance do not depend on this parameter, that is considered of good advantage.