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Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz 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 i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz   Average CPU Mark
Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630
Socket: FCLGA1151
Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.1 GHz
No of Cores: 6
Typical TDP: 65 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-8500 CPU @ 3.00GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2018
CPUmark/$Price:  35.33     Overall Rank:  207
Last Price Change:  $336.66 USD (2019-01-17)
11893

Single Thread Rating: 2406
Samples: 249*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$336.66Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 20th of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,039
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,893
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,177
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,088
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,286
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,947
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of January 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
119.31
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.91
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.88
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.51
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.07
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.41
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.37
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
35.33
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
31.92
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.83
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1150906 - Jan 20 2019
9919
BL1150767 - Jan 19 2019
12451
BL1150626 - Jan 19 2019
12684
BL1150305 - Jan 19 2019
13370
BL1150014 - Jan 18 2019
12023
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 20th of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,893
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,767
Intel Core i5-8600T @ 2.30GHz
10,913
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,635
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,461
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,128
Intel Core i7-7700 @ 3.60GHz
10,741
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,039
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,977
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz
10,005
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,088
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,177
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,631
Intel Core i7-4820K @ 3.70GHz
9,718
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,590
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