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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:  57.03     Overall Rank:  226
Last Price Change:  $209 USD (2019-06-15)
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Single Thread Rating: 2408
Samples: 390*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$209Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 17th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,920
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,172
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,076
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 i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 17th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.76
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
86.96
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
57.03
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
43.73
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
32.97
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
28.79
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
28.12
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.94
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1228101 - Jun 13 2019
12725
BL1227093 - Jun 11 2019
11244
BL1226892 - Jun 10 2019
12812
BL1224719 - Jun 05 2019
11682
BL1223463 - Jun 01 2019
12131
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 17th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,920
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,642
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,374
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,545
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,680
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,311
Intel Core i5-9600K @ 3.70GHz
13,506
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,767
Intel Core i3-8350K @ 4.00GHz
9,210
Intel Core i7-4820K @ 3.70GHz
9,713
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,517
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,651
Intel Core i7-3820 @ 3.60GHz
8,990
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,779
Intel Core i5-9400 @ 2.90GHz
12,030
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,447
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