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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:  49.96     Overall Rank:  165
Last Price Change:  $242.16 USD (2018-04-12)
12098

Single Thread Rating: 2420
Samples: 43*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$242.16Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 20th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,098
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,187
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,528
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,300
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,200
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,383
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
106.40
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.46
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.67
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
49.96
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
44.79
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
31.76
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.26
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.72
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.01
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
21.04
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
15.02
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1039184 - Jun 19 2018
11162
BL1038978 - Jun 18 2018
12126
BL1038962 - Jun 18 2018
12192
BL1036851 - Jun 13 2018
12573
BL1036368 - Jun 12 2018
11030
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 20th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,098
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,823
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,779
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
11,911
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,299
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,627
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,897
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz
10,359
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,760
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,457
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,442
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,148
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,345
Intel Core i7-4820K @ 3.70GHz
9,726
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,230
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,528
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,471
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