Intel Core i3-3240 vs Intel Core i5-4210U

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Physical Specifications

Socket Intel Socket 1155 Intel BGA 1168
Foundry Intel Intel
Process size 22 nm 22 nm
Transistors unknown 1,400 million
Die size 94 mm² 118 mm²
Package FC-LGA12C FC-BGA1168
tCaseMax 65°C


Frequency 3.4 GHz 1700 MHz
Turbo clock up to 2.7 GHz
Base clock 100 MHz 100 MHz
Multiplier 34.0x 17.0x
Multiplier unlocked No No
TDP 55 W 15 W

Architecture Details

Vertical Segment Desktop Mobile
Production status unknown unknown
Release date Sep 3rd, 2012 Apr 14th, 2014
Codename Ivy Bridge Haswell
Generation Core i3 Core i5
Memory support DDR3 Dual-channel DDR3
ECC memory No No
PCI Express Gen 3, 16 Lanes(CPU only)


Total Cores 2 2
Total Threads 4 4
SMP # CPUs 1 1
Integrated graphics Intel HD 2500 Intel HD 4400


Cache L1 64K (per core) 64K (per core)
Cache L2 256K (per core) 256K (per core)
Cache L3 3MB (shared) 3MB (shared)


Notes Intel HD 2500 frequency: 650-1050MHz

Features & Technologies

AVX Yes Yes
EIST Yes Yes
HTT Yes Yes
Intel 64 Yes Yes
MMX Yes Yes
SSE Yes Yes
SSE2 Yes Yes
SSE3 Yes Yes
SSE4.2 Yes Yes
SSSE3 Yes Yes
TXT Yes Yes
VT-d Yes
VT-x Yes Yes
XD bit Yes Yes


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