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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:  52.42     Overall Rank:  179
Last Price Change:  $229 USD (2018-10-17)
12003

Single Thread Rating: 2411
Samples: 156*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$229Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,003
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,523
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,293
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,196
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.88
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.24
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
52.42
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.92
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.80
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.40
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.43
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.44
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.17
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1092832 - Oct 17 2018
10899
BL1092515 - Oct 16 2018
12026
BL1091862 - Oct 15 2018
11110
BL1090965 - Oct 13 2018
12657
BL1090933 - Oct 13 2018
13124
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 18th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
12,003
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,692
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,536
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz
9,947
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,356
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,637
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,749
Intel Core i3-8350K @ 4.00GHz
9,251
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,131
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,469
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,523
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,786
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,293
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,269
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i5-7640X @ 4.00GHz
9,599
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