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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
Class: Desktop 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:  47.84     Overall Rank:  238
Last Price Change:  $249 USD (2019-07-18)
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Single Thread Rating: 2409
Samples: 410*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$249Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 19th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,960
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,912
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,951
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,388
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.78
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
79.87
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
70.70
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
47.84
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.99
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.03
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.90
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1242392 - Jul 18 2019
11366
BL1241624 - Jul 16 2019
12105
BL1241158 - Jul 15 2019
11066
BL1240949 - Jul 15 2019
12886
BL1240454 - Jul 14 2019
11800
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 19th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,912
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,646
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,601
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,554
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,038
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,526
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,760
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,770
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,114
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
11,882
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,507
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,971
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,315
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i7-4820K @ 3.70GHz
9,714
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,778
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