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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.

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Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151-2

Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.1 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 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:  31.80     

Overall Rank:  454

Last Price Change:  $299.99 USD (2020-12-20)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2486
Cross-Platform Rating: 17,712
Samples: 784*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 11,904 Thread: 2,406

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz

Integer Math27,173 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math22,955 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers36 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting17 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption2,814 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression133.9 MBytes/Sec
Physics608 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions11,951 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,486 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 5th of March 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i5-8500 @ 3.00GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 3rd of March 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of March 2021.

MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$299.99Buy Now!
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Pricing History

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As of 6th of March 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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