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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
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:  60.74     Overall Rank:  147
Last Price Change:  $204.99 USD (2018-04-12)
12451

Single Thread Rating: 2427
Samples: 9*
*Margin for error: Medium


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 20th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,451
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,189
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,105
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,997
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,530
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,303
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,205
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,381
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
82.34
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
81.85
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
60.74
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
43.19
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.80
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.76
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.73
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
28.12
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
25.20
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
24.29
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.71
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1011654 - Apr 19 2018
12735
BL1010770 - Apr 17 2018
12614
BL1010410 - Apr 16 2018
12919
BL1009600 - Apr 14 2018
13160
BL1009492 - Apr 14 2018
10856
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 20th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,451
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,422
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,795
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,777
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,783
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz
10,499
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,557
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,383
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,511
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core
6,594
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,753
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,632
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
4,980
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,194
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,757
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
7,621
Intel Core i5-7640X @ 4.00GHz
9,430
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