Core i5-480M 2.66GHz
Login to compare your own system with this hardware
default CPU image
Core i5-480M 2.66GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Mobo Socket
Main Link
Bit Width
Max Temp.
Memory Channels
Maximum memory
Processor GPU
CPU Details
2.66 GHz
2.93 GHz
2 cores
4 threads
Arrandale
35W
32nm
BGA 1288
64 Bit
105°C
2
8GB
Core i5-480M 2.66GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i5-480M 2.66GHz is a middle-class mobile processor based on the 32nm, Nehalem architecture.


It offers 2 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 2.66GHz, which may go up to 2.933GHz and 3MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.


The processor integrates very weak Graphics called Intel i5 480M, with 12 Execution Units, initially clocked at 500MHz which go up to 766MHz, in Turbo Mode and share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 35W.


It offers average performance. This means it will become a bottleneck in some demanding applications.


Source [Pip]
Compare the Core i5-480M 2.66GHz to any other CPU
CPU:
Laptop: NoYes
Discussion Area
The discussion area is the place where you get to chat with fellow gamers and techies.
You need to be logged in and have a GD rank of 2 or higher to join the discussion
View all discussions Formatting Help
X
Formatting Syntax Result
Bold **bold text** __more bold text__ bold text more bold text
Italic *italic text* _more italic text_ italic text more italic text
Strikethrough ~~strikethrough text~~ strikethrough text
Links [Game-Debate](http://www.game-debate.com) Game-Debate
Ordered List Press return twice to start your list

1. List item the first
2. List item the second
3. List item the third

Press return twice to finish your list
Press return twice to start your list
  1. List item the first
  2. List item the second
  3. List item the third
Press return twice to finish your list
Unordered Lists Press return twice to start your list

* List item the first
* List item the second
* List item the third

Press return twice to finish your list
Press return twice to start your list
  • List item the first
  • List item the second
  • List item the third
Press return twice to finish your list
Code Blocks `alert('hello world!');` alert('hello world!');
Quote Blocks > 'Tis better to have visited Game-Debate than to never have visited Game-Debate
'Tis better to have visited Game-Debate than to never have visited Game-Debate
New - Ordered by date, the newest comments at the top
1
0
Epicnessandawesome's Test Rig
Saved at: Dec-15-2017
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
16GB DDR4 2400MHz
Login to compare your RAM
test rig
0
/
6

How is my i3 better than this ?

0
iqbalefef's Rig
Saved at: Nov-09-2017
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR4 2400MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1600 x 900
width x height
0
/
6

hey my cpu is better than i5?

0
harahitr's Rig
Saved at: May-19-2013
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
6GB DDR3 1333MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1366 x 768
width x height
-1
/
0

and my better than you

0
gigaflares's Rig
Saved at: Jul-05-2016
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1920 x 1080
width x height
0
/
26

and my better than you :D

0
Hallowatcher009's Rig
Saved at: Sep-24-2012
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 0MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1280 x 768
width x height
0
/
0

This runs alot of new games at max. No idea why rating is 6..

0
smallBIG's Rig
Saved at: Nov-23-2017
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
8GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1920 x 1080
width x height
0
/
-3

That's true. But there's a lot of CPU that are better than this :/

0
SuperGuest's Rig
Saved at: Nov-18-2015
Compared to your Rig
CPU
Login to compare your CPU
GFX
Login to compare your GFX Card
RAM
16GB DDR3 1600MHz
Login to compare your RAM
RES
1920 x 1080
width x height
0
/
5

That's my processor right there :) it runs beautifully

1
Release period
09-Jan-2011
6
Core i5-480M 2.66GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
145%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
10GB
0%
VS
VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds 62% 126%
Call of Duty: WWII 39% 104%
Assassins Creed: Origins 71% 152%
FIFA 18 27% 53%
Grand Theft Auto VI 136% 162%
Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 26% 47%
Star Wars: Battlefront 2 101% 152%
Need For Speed Payback 77% 152%
ARK: Survival Evolved 104% 160%
Far Cry 5 52% 71%
Core i5-480M 2.66GHz Extras
PC Builder