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Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1155
Clockspeed: 3.3 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz
No of Cores: 4
Typical TDP: 95 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500K CPU @ 3.30GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  52.23     Overall Rank:  584
Last Price Change:  $123.99 USD (2018-10-18)
6476

Single Thread Rating: 1897
Samples: 6241*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$123.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 16th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,038
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,180
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,111
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,091
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,517
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,289
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,171
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,476
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.85
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.06
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
52.23
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
50.15
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.22
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.42
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.41
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.60
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.67
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1127966 - Dec 16 2018
6238
BL1127889 - Dec 15 2018
8281
BL1127882 - Dec 15 2018
6860
BL1127846 - Dec 15 2018
9142
BL1127667 - Dec 15 2018
8521
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
As of 16th of December 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,476
AMD A8-7600 APU
5,088
AMD A10-7850K APU
5,476
AMD Phenom II X6 1075T
5,341
AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core
4,858
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,171
Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.40GHz
7,111
Intel Core i5-3450 @ 3.10GHz
6,524
Intel Core i5-3470 @ 3.20GHz
6,700
Intel Core i5-3350P @ 3.10GHz
6,144
Intel Core i5-2500 @ 3.30GHz
6,329
Intel Core i5-4570 @ 3.20GHz
7,125
Intel Pentium G4560 @ 3.50GHz
4,872
Intel Core i5-3330S @ 2.70GHz
5,674
Intel Core i5-4590 @ 3.30GHz
7,306
Intel Core i3-4170 @ 3.70GHz
5,190
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core
6,596
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