Intel Core i5-2300 Vs Core i5-2400
The table below captures the feature as well as performance difference between core i5-2400 and core i3-2500
Table : Intel core i5-2500 Vs Core i5-2400
| SL. No.
||Core i3-2500|| Core i5-2400
|Clock Frequency||3.3 GHz||3.1 GHz|
|Number of Cores||4||4|
|Turbo Boost||3.7 GHz||3.4 GHz|
|Number of (Hyper) Threads||4||4|
|TDP Rating||95 Watts||95 Watts|
|Smart Cache ( L3 Cache)||6 MB||6 MB|
As is evident from the Passmark score the core i5-2500 is proportionally faster than the core i5-2400. The extra price commanded by core i5-2400 is in proportional to the performance gain.
1. The specifications of the Intel core i3-2500 can be found on Intel Site at
2. The specifications of the Intel core i5-2400 can be found at http://ark.intel.com/Product.aspx?id=52207