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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
Class: Desktop 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:  45.03     Overall Rank:  622
Last Price Change:  $160.89 USD (2019-08-17)
7245

Single Thread Rating: 1948
Samples: 4387*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$160.89Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$237.13Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 18th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,930
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
11,996
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,169
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,077
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,955
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,245
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,185
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,406
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
66.29
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
53.80
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.33
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.52
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
45.28
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
45.03
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
37.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.54
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
34.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.79
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
30.47
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1270273 - Sep 17 2019
7821
BL1270255 - Sep 17 2019
7514
BL1269886 - Sep 16 2019
7572
BL1269767 - Sep 16 2019
7539
BL1269589 - Sep 15 2019
7998
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
As of 18th of September 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-6500 @ 3.20GHz
7,245
Intel Core i3-6100 @ 3.70GHz
5,482
AMD A10-7850K APU
5,468
AMD A12-9800
5,575
AMD A10-7890K
5,711
Intel Core i5-6500T @ 2.50GHz
6,293
AMD Ryzen 3 1300X
7,568
Intel Core i5-4690K @ 3.50GHz
7,797
Intel Core i3-7100 @ 3.90GHz
5,786
Intel Core i5-3330 @ 3.00GHz
5,949
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
7,017
AMD Phenom II X6 1090T
5,565
Intel Core i3-8100 @ 3.60GHz
8,019
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,709
Intel Core i5-4430 @ 3.00GHz
6,338
AMD PRO A10-9700
5,677
Intel Core i5-6400 @ 2.70GHz
6,756
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