PassMark Software
New CPU benchmarks uploaded daily CPU Benchmarks
Over 1,000,000 CPUs Benchmarked
CPU benchmarks made using PerformanceTest v
How does your CPU compare?
Add your CPU to our benchmark chart with PerformanceTest V9!

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:  31.00     Overall Rank:  558
Last Price Change:  $233.81 USD (2019-05-26)
7248

Single Thread Rating: 1947
Samples: 4122*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$233.81Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 26th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,037
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,173
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,078
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,248
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,175
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
PassMark Software © 2008-2019

CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 26th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
127.88
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
91.26
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
45.40
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.34
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.39
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
31.00
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.04
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
26.84
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.94
PassMark Software © 2008-2019


Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1220105 - May 25 2019
7935
BL1219535 - May 23 2019
7608
BL1219498 - May 23 2019
6842
BL1219440 - May 23 2019
6419
BL1219121 - May 23 2019
8040
PassMark Software © 2008-2019



Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
As of 26th of May 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,248
Intel Core i5-6600 @ 3.30GHz
7,771
Intel Core i5-6400 @ 2.70GHz
6,765
AMD A10-7870K
5,469
AMD A10-7890K
5,702
Intel Core i5-6400T @ 2.20GHz
5,616
Intel Core i5-6500T @ 2.50GHz
6,287
Intel Core i3-6300 @ 3.80GHz
5,841
Intel Core i5-7400 @ 3.00GHz
7,332
Intel Core i5-4690 @ 3.50GHz
7,678
Intel Core i5-6500TE @ 2.30GHz
6,579
Intel Core i5-4690K @ 3.50GHz
7,796
Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz
5,784
Intel Core i5-4460 @ 3.20GHz
6,715
Intel Core i5-7500 @ 3.40GHz
8,021
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,710
Intel Core i5-6402P @ 2.80GHz
7,119
PassMark Software © 2008-2019