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Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz 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 i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA 1151
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.6 GHz
No of Cores: 4
Typical TDP: 65 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6500 CPU @ 3.20GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2015
CPUmark/$Price:  36.54     Overall Rank:  461
Last Price Change:  $198 USD (2015-09-28)
7235

Single Thread Rating: 1947
Samples: 3395*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$198Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$198.55Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 19th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,187
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,528
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,300
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,200
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,235
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,383
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.89
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
106.40
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.67
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
36.54
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.24
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.72
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
28.11
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.01
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
21.04
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.48
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
15.02
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1039086 - Jun 19 2018
6856
BL1038843 - Jun 18 2018
7804
BL1038700 - Jun 18 2018
4144
BL1038590 - Jun 17 2018
6407
BL1038200 - Jun 16 2018
8016
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
As of 19th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,235
Intel Core i5-6600 @ 3.30GHz
7,756
Intel Core i5-6400 @ 2.70GHz
6,760
Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz
8,049
Intel Core i3-6320 @ 3.90GHz
6,045
AMD A10-7890K
5,749
Intel Core i5-6400T @ 2.20GHz
5,609
Intel Core i5-7400 @ 3.00GHz
7,387
Intel Core i5-4460 @ 3.20GHz
6,704
Intel Core i5-6600T @ 2.70GHz
7,310
Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz
8,055
AMD A10-7870K
5,483
Intel Core i3-4170 @ 3.70GHz
5,187
Intel Core i5-2500 @ 3.30GHz
6,325
Intel Core i5-6402P @ 2.80GHz
7,112
Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.40GHz
7,090
AMD PRO A12-9800
6,199
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