Benchmark results for the MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2012) with an Intel Core i5-3427U processor can be found below. The data on this chart is gathered from user-submitted Geekbench 5 results from the Geekbench Browser.

Geekbench 5 scores are calibrated against a baseline score of 1000 (which is the score of an Intel Core i3-8100). Higher scores are better, with double the score indicating double the performance.


CPU Benchmark Scores

518
Single-Core Score
1131
Multi-Core Score

Device Information

Name MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2012)
Model Identifier MacBookAir5,2
CPU Intel Core i5-3427U
CPU Frequency 1800 MHz
CPUs 1
CPU Cores 2
CPU Threads 4
Processor Score
MacBook Air (Late 2020)
Apple M1 @ 3.2 GHz (8 cores)
1706
 
MacBook Air (Early 2020)
Intel Core i7-1060NG7 @ 1.2 GHz (4 cores)
1117
 
MacBook Air (Early 2020)
Intel Core i5-1030NG7 @ 1.1 GHz (4 cores)
1054
 
MacBook Air (Early 2020)
Intel Core i3-1000NG4 @ 1.1 GHz (2 cores)
976
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i7-5650U @ 2.2 GHz (2 cores)
737
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i7-4650U @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
732
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i7-5650U @ 2.2 GHz (2 cores)
727
 
MacBook Air (Late 2018)
Intel Core i5-8210Y @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
727
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i7-4650U @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
714
 
MacBook Air (Mid 2017)
Intel Core i5-5350U @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
653
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i7-3667U @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
614
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i5-5250U @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
607
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i5-5250U @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
603
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i7-3667U @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
600
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Early 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
573
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Early 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
571
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i5-4250U @ 1.3 GHz (2 cores)
557
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i5-4250U @ 1.3 GHz (2 cores)
553
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i5-3427U @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
518
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i5-3317U @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
495
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2677M @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
489
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2677M @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
473
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2557M @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
450
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2467M @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
376
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9600 @ 2.1 GHz (2 cores)
282
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9400 @ 1.9 GHz (2 cores)
258
 
MacBook Air (Mid 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9600 @ 2.1 GHz (2 cores)
249
 
MacBook Air (Late 2008)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9300 @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
242
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo U9600 @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
214
 
MacBook Air (Late 2008)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9400 @ 1.9 GHz (2 cores)
210
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo U9400 @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
186
 
Processor Score
MacBook Air (Late 2020)
Apple M1 @ 3.2 GHz (8 cores)
7419
 
MacBook Air (Early 2020)
Intel Core i7-1060NG7 @ 1.2 GHz (4 cores)
3014
 
MacBook Air (Early 2020)
Intel Core i5-1030NG7 @ 1.1 GHz (4 cores)
2817
 
MacBook Air (Early 2020)
Intel Core i3-1000NG4 @ 1.1 GHz (2 cores)
1939
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i7-5650U @ 2.2 GHz (2 cores)
1537
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i7-5650U @ 2.2 GHz (2 cores)
1526
 
MacBook Air (Late 2018)
Intel Core i5-8210Y @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1455
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i7-4650U @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
1437
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i7-4650U @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
1398
 
MacBook Air (Mid 2017)
Intel Core i5-5350U @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
1352
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i7-3667U @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
1329
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i7-3667U @ 2.0 GHz (2 cores)
1292
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i5-5250U @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1266
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Early 2015)
Intel Core i5-5250U @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
1250
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Early 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1184
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Early 2014)
Intel Core i5-4260U @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
1174
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i5-4250U @ 1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1147
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2013)
Intel Core i5-4250U @ 1.3 GHz (2 cores)
1141
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i5-3427U @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
1131
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2012)
Intel Core i5-3317U @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
1087
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2677M @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
1002
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i7-2677M @ 1.8 GHz (2 cores)
974
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2557M @ 1.7 GHz (2 cores)
940
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Mid 2011)
Intel Core i5-2467M @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
799
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9600 @ 2.1 GHz (2 cores)
491
 
MacBook Air (13-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9400 @ 1.9 GHz (2 cores)
459
 
MacBook Air (Late 2008)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9300 @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
389
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo U9600 @ 1.6 GHz (2 cores)
366
 
MacBook Air (Mid 2009)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9600 @ 2.1 GHz (2 cores)
332
 
MacBook Air (11-inch Late 2010)
Intel Core 2 Duo U9400 @ 1.4 GHz (2 cores)
330
 
MacBook Air (Late 2008)
Intel Core 2 Duo L9400 @ 1.9 GHz (2 cores)
264