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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:  57.07     Overall Rank:  1507
Last Price Change:  $39.99 USD (2019-02-13)
2282

Single Thread Rating: 1315
Samples: 2156*
*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 23rd 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 i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,085
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,985
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,283
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,282
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 23rd of February 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
149.16
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.94
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
57.07
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.86
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
27.61
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1170603 - Feb 20 2019
2401
BL1169990 - Feb 19 2019
2327
BL1167638 - Feb 15 2019
2036
BL1164981 - Feb 10 2019
2393
BL1164242 - Feb 09 2019
2380
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
As of 23rd of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core2 Duo E8500 @ 3.16GHz
2,282
AMD Athlon II X2 250
1,742
AMD Athlon II X2 B24
1,773
AMD Phenom II X2 545
1,914
AMD Phenom II X2 B55
1,916
Intel Core2 Duo E7400 @ 2.80GHz
1,773
AMD Phenom 9600 Quad-Core
2,306
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 6000+
1,604
AMD Phenom 9150e Quad-Core
2,112
AMD A4-6300 APU
2,215
AMD Athlon Dual Core 4850e
1,311
AMD A6-7400K APU
2,780
AMD Athlon II X2 B28
2,085
AMD Athlon II X3 450
2,620
AMD Phenom 9100e Quad-Core
1,835
AMD A4-5300B APU
2,136
AMD Athlon Dual Core 4450B
1,162
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