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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
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:  54.27     Overall Rank:  212
Last Price Change:  $219 USD (2019-01-31)
11885

Single Thread Rating: 2406
Samples: 278*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$219Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$388.84Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,966
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,036
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,885
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,086
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,985
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,284
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
137.68
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
127.77
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
54.27
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.87
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.35
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.06
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.40
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.79
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.27
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
31.76
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1169004 - Feb 17 2019
13038
BL1168809 - Feb 17 2019
12349
BL1168663 - Feb 17 2019
12598
BL1168648 - Feb 17 2019
11941
BL1168252 - Feb 16 2019
12553
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
As of 18th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz
11,885
Intel Core i5-8400 @ 2.80GHz
11,622
Intel Core i5-8600 @ 3.10GHz
12,658
Intel Core i5-8400T @ 1.70GHz
9,578
Intel Core i5-8500T @ 2.10GHz
10,038
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,370
Intel Core i5-8600K @ 3.60GHz
12,766
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,673
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,747
Intel Core i3-8350K @ 4.00GHz
9,224
Intel Core i5-7600K @ 3.80GHz
9,126
Intel Core i5-9400F @ 2.90GHz
12,562
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,782
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,536
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,512
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,451
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,284
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