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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:  57.15     Overall Rank:  1448
Last Price Change:  $39.99 USD (2018-08-11)
2285

Single Thread Rating: 1315
Samples: 2092*
*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 October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
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
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,285
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.88
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.24
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
57.15
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
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 Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1091526 - Oct 14 2018
2563
BL1091118 - Oct 13 2018
2448
BL1091114 - Oct 13 2018
2468
BL1090614 - Oct 13 2018
2402
BL1089740 - Oct 11 2018
2003
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
As of 16th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,285
AMD Athlon II X2 250
1,743
AMD Phenom II X2 B55
1,931
AMD Athlon II X2 260
1,872
AMD Phenom II X2 545
1,911
AMD Athlon II X2 B24
1,770
AMD Phenom 9600 Quad-Core
2,304
AMD A6-7400K APU
2,785
AMD Athlon Dual Core 4850e
1,312
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 6000+
1,604
AMD Phenom 9150e Quad-Core
2,113
AMD Athlon II X2 270
1,984
AMD Phenom 9550 Quad-Core
2,543
Intel Core2 Duo E7400 @ 2.80GHz
1,775
AMD A4-5300B APU
2,115
AMD Athlon II X2 B28
2,089
AMD Athlon Dual Core 4450B
1,162
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