Intel Core i5-4430S
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Intel Core i5-4430S vs Intel Pentium G3450. Specifications, performance, tests

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Released
Q2/2013
Intel Core i5-4430S
Intel Core i5-4430S
Released
Q2/2014
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Intel Pentium G3450
Intel Pentium G3450

What's the best choice Intel Core i5-4430S or Intel Pentium G3450?

We have prepared a comparison to help you choose the best processor. Compare their specifications and benchmarks.

Intel Core i5-4430S has a maximum frequency of 2.70 GHz. 4 Cores. Power consumption of 65 W. Released in Q2/2013.

Intel Pentium G3450 has a maximum frequency of 3.40 GHz. 2 Cores. Power consumption of 54 W. Released in Q2/2014.

Differences

  • More number of cores

    2 times more cores

    4 left arrow 2

Positions in all rankings

Common positions Intel Core i5-4430S CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)
    975 place
  • Place in the overall ranking

    (based on several benchmarks)

    1055 left arrow score
  • Higher clock speed

    Around 21% better clock speed

    3.40 GHz left arrow 2.70 GHz
  • Performance per watt

    About 0.83 times less performance per watt

    54 W left arrow 65 W

Positions in all rankings

Common positions Intel Pentium G3450 CPU in popular benchmarks, for comparison with other models.

  • Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)
    598 place
  • Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)
    803 place
  • iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)
    1292 place
  • Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)
    499 place
  • Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    626 place
  • Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)
    349 place
  • Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)
    585 place
  • Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)
    258 place
  • Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark
    809 place

Specifications

Technical data
Intel Core i5-4430S Intel Core i5-4430S
Intel Pentium G3450 Intel Pentium G3450
CPU family and group

Background information about the processors being compared, series, generation and market segment.

  • Segment
    Desktop / Server left arrow Desktop / Server
  • Family
    Intel Core i5 left arrow Intel Pentium
  • Generation
    4 left arrow 5
  • CPU group
    Intel Core i 4000 left arrow Intel Pentium G3000
CPU Technical specs

Basic parameters such as number of cores, number of threads, base and turbo frequency, and cache size. These parameters indirectly tell about the speed of the processor, the higher they are the better.

  • Frequency
    2.70 GHz left arrow 3.40 GHz
  • CPU Cores
    4 left arrow 2
  • Turbo (1 Core)
    3.20 GHz left arrow No turbo
  • CPU Threads
    4 left arrow 2
  • Hyperthreading
    No left arrow No
  • Overclocking
    No left arrow No
  • Core architecture
    normal left arrow normal
IGPU

Internal Graphics does not affect the performance of the CPU, performs the work of the graphics card in its absence or on mobile devices.

  • GPU name
    Intel HD Graphics 4600 left arrow Intel HD Graphics (Haswell GT1)
  • GPU frequency
    0.35 GHz left arrow 0.35 GHz
  • GPU (Turbo)
    1.10 GHz left arrow 1.10 GHz
  • Execution units
    20 left arrow 10
  • Shader
    160 left arrow 80
  • Max. GPU Memory
    2 GB left arrow --
  • Max. displays
    3 left arrow 3
  • Generation
    7.5 left arrow 7.5
  • DirectX Version
    11.1 left arrow 11.1
  • Technology
    22 nm left arrow 22 nm
  • Release date
    Q2/2013 left arrow Q4/2012
Hardware codec support

Built-in codecs used to encode and decode content. Significantly speeds up the required operations.

  • h265 / HEVC (8 bit)
    No left arrow No
  • h265 / HEVC (10 bit)
    No left arrow No
  • h264
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VP9
    No left arrow No
  • VP8
    No left arrow No
  • AV1
    No left arrow No
  • AVC
    Decode / Encode left arrow Decode / Encode
  • VC-1
    Decode left arrow Decode
  • JPEG
    Decode left arrow Decode
Memory specs & PCI

Types, channel quantity of RAM supported by Intel Pentium G3450 and Intel Core i5-4430S. Depending on the motherboards, higher or lower memory frequencies may be supported.

  • Memory type
    DDR3-1600 left arrow DDR3-1600
  • ECC
    No left arrow Yes
  • Memory channels
    2 left arrow 2
  • PCIe version
    3.0 left arrow 3.0
  • PCIe lanes
    16 left arrow 16
Encryption
  • AES-NI
    Yes left arrow Yes
Thermal Management

Compare the TDP requirements of TDP Intel Core i5-4430S and Intel Pentium G3450 to select a cooling system. Note, the TDP value refers to thermal watts, not electrical watts.

  • TDP (PL1)
    65 W left arrow 54 W
Technologies and extensions

Architecture, interfaces, additional instructions supported by Intel Core i5-4430S and Intel Core i5-4430S, virtual machine technologies and process technology.

  • Instruction set (ISA)
    x86-64 (64 bit) left arrow x86-64 (64 bit)
  • Virtualization
    VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d left arrow VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
  • ISA extensions
    SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2 left arrow SSE4.1, SSE4.2
  • L3-Cache
    6.00 MB left arrow 3.00 MB
  • Architecture
    Haswell S left arrow Haswell S
  • Technology
    22 nm left arrow 14 nm
  • Socket
    LGA 1150 left arrow LGA 1150
  • Release date
    Q2/2013 left arrow Q2/2014

Benchmarks

Performance tests CPUs

Based on the results of several benchmarks, you can more accurately estimate the difference in performance between Intel Core i5-4430S and Intel Pentium G3450.

Compare the synthetic test values and choose the best processor!

iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)
The performance of the iGPU - the internal GPU in games

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