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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:  36.55     Overall Rank:  477
Last Price Change:  $198 USD (2015-09-28)
7235

Single Thread Rating: 1947
Samples: 3497*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$198Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$220.47Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 19th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,196
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,235
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,168
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.43
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
98.25
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.10
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.64
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.78
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.26
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
36.55
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.70
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.95
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.64
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1064013 - Aug 18 2018
7395
BL1063913 - Aug 18 2018
7462
BL1063746 - Aug 18 2018
7906
BL1063088 - Aug 16 2018
7235
BL1062893 - Aug 16 2018
7239
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
As of 19th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,235
Intel Core i5-6600 @ 3.30GHz
7,756
Intel Core i5-6600K @ 3.50GHz
8,047
AMD A10-7870K
5,471
Intel Core i5-6400 @ 2.70GHz
6,758
Intel Core i3-6320 @ 3.90GHz
6,047
Intel Core i5-6400T @ 2.20GHz
5,591
AMD A10-7890K
5,747
Intel Core i5-4690 @ 3.50GHz
7,646
Intel Core i5-7400 @ 3.00GHz
7,367
Intel Core i5-6600T @ 2.70GHz
7,310
Intel Core i5-4690K @ 3.50GHz
7,793
Intel Core i5-4460 @ 3.20GHz
6,706
Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz
8,037
Intel Core i5-4440 @ 3.10GHz
6,489
AMD PRO A10-9700
5,683
Intel Core i5-4670K @ 3.40GHz
7,630
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