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Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz 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 Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA775
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
No of Cores: 2
Typical TDP: 65 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E8500 @ 3.16GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM)2 CPU E8500 @ 3.16GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2008
CPUmark/$Price:  57.16     Overall Rank:  1411
Last Price Change:  $39.99 USD (2010-07-04)
2285

Single Thread Rating: 1316
Samples: 2038*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$39.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 16th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,186
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,994
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,527
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,298
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,199
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,167
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,383
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,285
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
92.52
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
57.16
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.66
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
48.43
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
48.24
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.69
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
35.07
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.84
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
24.43
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1049926 - Jul 16 2018
2453
BL1048968 - Jul 14 2018
1285
BL1048838 - Jul 13 2018
1598
BL1048281 - Jul 12 2018
1965
BL1046045 - Jul 06 2018
2574
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
As of 16th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,285
AMD Athlon II X2 250
1,743
AMD Athlon II X2 B24
1,780
AMD Phenom II X2 B55
1,937
AMD Athlon II X2 260
1,873
AMD A4-6300 APU
2,217
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 6000+
1,604
AMD Athlon II X2 270
1,987
AMD Phenom 9550 Quad-Core
2,545
AMD Phenom 9150e Quad-Core
2,116
Intel Core2 Duo E7400 @ 2.80GHz
1,776
AMD A6-7400K APU
2,785
AMD A4-4000 APU
1,818
AMD Phenom 9600 Quad-Core
2,306
AMD Athlon Dual Core 4850e
1,316
Intel Core2 Duo E8400 @ 3.00GHz
2,154
AMD Athlon II X2 B28
2,112
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