Average Bench: 63.5% (193rd of 1110)

Based on 1,126 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000506E3 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-6500T CPU @ 2.50GHz
Poor: 53%Average: 63.5% Great: 68%
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i5-6500T averaged 36.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Quad Core Floating Point Speed 339Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 318Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i5-6500T is just 15.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i5-6500T performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 348Pts
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 336Pts
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 1,126 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.2 SC Int 85.7 93.6
80.8 SC Float 91.9 99.5
76.4 SC Mixed 88.8 96.5
71% 88.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
240 QC Int 318 345
262 QC Float 339 364
259 QC Mixed 327 352
74.3% 328 Pts
Min Avg Max
280 MC Int 326 345
301 MC Float 348 365
286 MC Mixed 336 356
50.4% 336 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 92.7
SC Float 97.3
SC Mixed 96
76% 95.3 Pts
QC Int 325
QC Float 357
QC Mixed 348
78% 343 Pts
MC Int 342
MC Float 366
MC Mixed 354
53% 354 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
SC Int 93.2
SC Float 99.4
SC Mixed 95
77% 95.9 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 355
QC Mixed 344
78% 345 Pts
MC Int 332
MC Float 362
MC Mixed 348
52% 348 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
SC Int 91.2
SC Float 99.7
SC Mixed 89.6
75% 93.5 Pts
QC Int 343
QC Float 363
QC Mixed 352
80% 353 Pts
MC Int 344
MC Float 364
MC Mixed 354
53% 354 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
SC Int 85.4
SC Float 92.3
SC Mixed 83.6
70% 87.1 Pts
QC Int 340
QC Float 360
QC Mixed 350
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 339
MC Float 360
MC Mixed 350
52% 350 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 87.2
SC Float 93.3
SC Mixed 89.2
72% 89.9 Pts
QC Int 328
QC Float 340
QC Mixed 335
76% 334 Pts
MC Int 320
MC Float 340
MC Mixed 336
50% 332 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 84.2
SC Float 88.1
SC Mixed 86.4
69% 86.2 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 351
QC Mixed 339
77% 341 Pts
MC Int 336
MC Float 354
MC Mixed 344
52% 345 Pts
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 83.8
SC Float 87.2
SC Mixed 86
68% 85.7 Pts
QC Int 333
QC Float 345
QC Mixed 336
77% 338 Pts
MC Int 307
MC Float 336
MC Mixed 340
49% 328 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 88.7
SC Float 96.1
SC Mixed 94.7
74% 93.2 Pts
QC Int 279
QC Float 296
QC Mixed 304
66% 293 Pts
MC Int 344
MC Float 342
MC Mixed 330
51% 339 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
SC Int 70.5
SC Float 72.3
SC Mixed 75.2
58% 72.7 Pts
QC Int 202
QC Float 225
QC Mixed 215
48% 214 Pts
MC Int 253
MC Float 255
MC Mixed 246
38% 251 Pts
1,126 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,288,126 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i5-6500T Builds (Compare 177 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: HP EliteDesk 800 G2 DM 35W

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER

Popular Core i5-6500T systems:

How Fast Is Your CPU? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark (UBM).
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write and mixed IO.
  • - Checks include: 4k Align, NCQ, TRIM, SATA, USB & S.M.A.R.T.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the highest voted in class.
  • - Find the best upgrades.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 2018 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating which is geared towards gamers. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance and price.

 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i5-6500T Processor (6M Cache, up to 3.10 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ3'15
Processor Numberi5-6500T
# of Cores4
# of Threads4
Cache6 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended Price$192.00
Clock Speed2.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.1 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP35 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015A (35W)

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® HD Graphics 530
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
Graphics OutputeDP/DP/HDMI/DVI
Wireless DisplayYes
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.1 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Intel InsiderYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size64 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-1866/2133, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
vPro TechYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes
Small Business AdvantageYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Graphics and IMC Lithography14 nm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

1110 Processors (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different CPUs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $325Nvidia GTX 1070 $447Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $175Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $285Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $124
Intel Core i5-8600K $239AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $116
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $178SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $951SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $35HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback