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Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz 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.

Is the Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. [More ...]

Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz

Description:

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1155

Clockspeed: 2.7 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.7 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 4

Typical TDP: 65 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB,

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500S CPU @ 2.70GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2011

CPUmark/$Price: 62.09

Overall Rank: 1687

Last Price Change: $55.34 USD (2020-05-02)

Average CPU Mark
rating
3436

Single Thread Rating: 1676
Samples: 213*
*Margin for error: Low



PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 5,620
Thread: 1,826

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz

Integer Math11,945 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math6,142 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers22 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting7 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption858.9 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression54.4 MBytes/Sec
Physics307 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions2,668 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,676 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of February 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 4th of February 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 4th of February 2023.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 5th of February 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-12900K
41,582
Intel Core i7-12700K
34,752
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
22,688
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
22,160
Apple M1 Pro 10 Core 3200 MHz
21,956
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
21,932
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
18,563
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
17,794
Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz
14,557
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
14,266
Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
3,436
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 5th of February 2023 - Higher results represent better value
Processor CPU Mark / $Price
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
187.31
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
132.12
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
116.36
Intel Core i9-12900K
99.83
Intel Core i7-12700K
84.97
Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
62.09
Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz
49.01
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
31.20
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Apple M1 Pro 10 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Single Thread Rating
As of 5th of February 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average Thread Rating
Intel Core i9-12900K
4,208
Intel Core i7-12700K
4,059
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
3,848
Apple M1 Pro 10 Core 3200 MHz
3,826
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
3,730
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
3,356
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,948
Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz
2,891
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
2,665
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
2,568
Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
1,676
Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL5031287 - Feb 01 2023
3751
BL1703435 - Dec 25 2022
3455
BL1701027 - Dec 22 2022
3545
BL1697391 - Dec 17 2022
3593
BL1685382 - Dec 02 2022
3633
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
As of 5th of February 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
3,436
Intel Core i5-2500 @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i5-2500S
4,106 (+19.5%)
Intel Core i5-2400 @ 3.10GHz vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,846 (+11.9%)
AMD A10-5800K APU vs Intel Core i5-2500S
2,963 (-13.8%)
AMD A8-5600K APU vs Intel Core i5-2500S
2,813 (-18.1%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,699 (+7.7%)
AMD FX-6100 Six-Core vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,689 (+7.4%)
AMD A10-7850K APU vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,390 (-1.3%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1075T vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,339 (-2.8%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,256 (-5.2%)
AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,064 (-10.8%)
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,064 (-10.8%)
Intel Core i3-4130 @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i5-2500S
3,304 (-3.9%)


Is the Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 5th of February 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-13900T
8,921
Intel Core i9-13900KS
8,480
Intel Core i9-13900F
8,178
Intel Core i9-13900K
7,797
Intel Core i9-13900KF
7,574
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
7,104
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
6,698
Intel Core i7-13700K
6,679
Intel Core i5-13600K
6,650
Intel Core i5-13600KF
6,562
Intel Core i7-13700F
6,510
Intel Core i9-12900KS
6,437
Intel Core i5-2500S @ 2.70GHz
383