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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.

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Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz


Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1155

Clockspeed: 3.3 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 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: 69.55

Overall Rank: 1414

Last Price Change: $59.00 USD (2022-08-08)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1700
Samples: 7362*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 6,617
Thread: 1,888

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz

Integer Math14,674 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math7,469 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers25 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting9 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption1,013.6 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression65.3 MBytes/Sec
Physics358 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions3,193 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,700 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 8th of August 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 6th of August 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 6th of August 2022.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
As of 9th of August 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
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