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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:  57.17     Overall Rank:  1428
Last Price Change:  $39.99 USD (2010-07-04)
2286

Single Thread Rating: 1316
Samples: 2057*
*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 17th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,168
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,286
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 17th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
98.25
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.10
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
57.17
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.78
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.26
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.70
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.95
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.64
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1063012 - Aug 16 2018
2426
BL1062903 - Aug 16 2018
2490
BL1062647 - Aug 15 2018
2521
BL1062306 - Aug 14 2018
2185
BL1061054 - Aug 12 2018
2459
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
As of 17th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,286
AMD Athlon II X2 250
1,742
AMD Phenom II X2 B55
1,937
AMD Phenom II X2 545
1,902
AMD Athlon II X2 260
1,873
AMD Athlon II X2 B24
1,780
AMD Phenom 9550 Quad-Core
2,545
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 6000+
1,603
Intel Core2 Duo E7400 @ 2.80GHz
1,775
Intel Core2 Duo E8400 @ 3.00GHz
2,153
AMD Athlon Dual Core 4850e
1,312
AMD A6-7400K APU
2,786
AMD Athlon II X3 435
2,470
AMD Athlon II X2 270
1,985
AMD Phenom 9600 Quad-Core
2,306
AMD Phenom 9150e Quad-Core
2,113
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5800+
1,528
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